A woman dies, her neck broken. Police locate an obvious suspect, but Quincy remains skeptical. Assistant Controller Marcus hangs himself, but his injuries only further convince Quincy all is not as it appears. What he can't understand is why City Hall seems so uninterested in finding this particular murderer...
Did You Know?
The deputy coroner's name plate reads, R.J. Astin. Throughout the run of the series, his last name would be spelt; Asten. See more
When Quincy is talking to Monahan about the alleged perpetrator the reaction shot of Monahan is printed backward as his hair is parted the wrong way. See more
[addressing a group of police recruits
Dr. R. Quincy, M.E.
Gentlemen, you are about to enter the most important and fascinating sphere of police work: the world of forensic medicine, where untold victims of many homicides will reach back from the grave and point back a finger accusingly at their assailant.