Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller | Released: 2002-2008
Follows the lives and cases of a dirty Los Angeles Police Department cop and the unit under his command.
The Shield Quotes
Rawling: If you can't withstand scrutiny about anything--I need you to step aside.
Vic: I don't step aside. I step up.
Lem: [bumping his head on a cross] Jesus Christ. [Looking at Jesus's face on cross] God damnit! I didn't mean that.
Dutch: [about a dead body] Christ, you don't see a rack like that everyday
Claudette: You wanna give them a squeeze?
Vic: That's funny. I don't recall having signed up for an ethics lesson from a scumbag defense lawyer.
Myles Falworth: [Sir James instructs Myles to ride a horse among a series of pells - upright supports - with his hands over his head. When he fails, he complains to Sir James that he cannot control the horse] How is the horse supposed to know, unless he has more sense than I?
Sir James: A possibility not so remote as you might imagine.
Shane Vendrell: Can I get your autograph, man?
Vic Mackey: Yeah, like on a confession?
Taylor: Are you gonna hold this third strike over me for the rest of my life?
Vic Mackey: I could lie to you. But I have far too much respect for you as a person. Yes I am!
Trish: You like Chinese?
Vic Mackey: Sometimes.
Vic Mackey: [about Shane's baby, Jackson] Cute kid.
Shane Vendrell: Thanks. He's got his mother's looks.
Vic Mackey: Thank God!