After a prison inmate is found dead shortly after his arrival in his cell, an SVU investigation begins because his death was caused by sodomy... but it occurred before he arrived in prison. Bensen and Tutuola uncover more than merely a single case of brutality. They discover a further conspiracy.
Did You Know?
Plot is similar to real life incident that occurred in 1997 which Abner Louima was brutally attacked and sodomized by NYPD officer Justin Volpe while in the police station. Volpe plead guilty and is scheduled for release in 2025. See more
The corrections officer that Fin and Olivia talk to in Rikers is wearing a white shirt. White shirts are reserved for senior officers that carry the rank of Lieutenant, or higher. The officer's badge indicates that he is a regular duty officer, which puts him one step in rank below a Sergeant. See more
[to Luke Edmunds
He betrayed you.
You wouldn't testify against your partner.
Don't throw that blue wall crap at me. If he did what Cooper did, you bet your ass I would.
It's not so easy. Partner's like blood. You think that he feels the same way about you?
He used you. He used your dead brother. He doesn't give a damn about you. When are you going to have the balls to face that?