In the second "Alamo" episode, Phyllis Norton, in her last appearance, takes over the station when Chief Clifford catches the flu, a thief kidnaps Broadhurst in order to swap him for the thief's brother, a drug-addicted mother kidnaps her addicted newborn daughter - and a time bomb ticks in the squad room ceiling. Written by
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When Marty Foreman makes his first effort to sprint his brother Hoyt from police custody, he consults a wall directory which gives the number of Chief Clifford's office and, below that, the number of Broadhurst's office. Broadhurst never had an office; he always worked at a squad room desk. See more
[McCloud's last line of the show, as Clifford sites in a bomb-devastated squad room
You know, Chief, it may not be the right time for me to tell you about what a good job Joe and Sergeant Norton did...
[Clifford, looking for an ashtray, empties the fire-hose water out of the one he picks up
... No, no, it's not the right time.