The Wire

Series Summary
This series looks at the narcotics scene in Baltimore through the eyes of law enforcers as well as the drug dealers and users. Other facets of the city that are explored in the series are the government and bureaucracy, schools and the news media. The show was created by former police reporter David Simon, who also wrote many of the episodes.

Air Dates: 2002 - Present

Genres: Crime drama

Network: HBO

  • Season 5, Ep. 10 : - 30 -Mar 9, 2008

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    Carcetti maps out a damage-control scenario; McNulty asks Landsman to pull police off the homeless case; Haynes' concerns about Templeton fall on deaf ears; Dukie seeks out an old mentor for a loan.

  • Season 5, Ep. 9 : Late EditionsMar 2, 2008

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    While Freamon's hard work pays off with a promising lead, McNulty is not in the mood to celebrate; Michael is suspicious about his latest assignment; Bubbles recounts a recent temptation.

  • Season 5, Ep. 8 : ClarificationsFeb 24, 2008

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    Bunk returns a favor; Carcetti must make political deals; Haynes approaches Templeton about his sources.

  • Season 5, Ep. 7 : TookFeb 16, 2008

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    After an unexpected call, Templeton and the newspaper find themselves back in the spotlight; McNulty receives unwanted attention.

  • Season 5, Ep. 6 : The Dickensian AspectFeb 10, 2008

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    Templeton makes headlines; Bunk follows up on old leads; McNulty takes an interest in the homeless.

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