Crash Course
Season 1, Episode 2
Air date October 23, 2018
Written by Alexi Hawley
Directed by Adam Davidson
Episode guide
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"Crash Course" is the second episode of the first season on The Rookie.

Summary Edit

Talia forces Nolan to confront his personal moral instincts in order to be a good cop after he encounters a kidnapping victim. Meanwhile, Lucy is temporarily placed with a new training officer who tests her patience, and Jackson must confront his failures head-on if he wants to be an officer.

Cast Edit

Main Edit

Guest starring Edit

  • Ryan Michelle Bathe as Det. Jennifer Paige
  • Danny Nucci as Det. Sanford Motta
  • Brittany Ross as Bride
  • Joe Williamson as Scott Wrigley
  • Ashleigh LaThrop as Christine
  • Julanne Chidi Hill as Meth Addict
  • Wesley Jonathan as Yelling Man

Co-starring Edit

  • Myra Cris Ocenar as Nurse
  • Todd Cattell as Officer Miller
  • Debbie Fan as Doctor
  • Justin Abarca as Crockett
  • Raquel Dominguez as Emma Vasquez
  • Kiff VandenHeuvel as Kurt Rubenovic
  • Aaron V. Williamson as Gibber
  • Dennis Keiffer as Brenner Plank
  • Miguel-Andres Garcia as Track Suit Guy

Trivia Edit

  • Bishop said a modified electric walk(/don't walk) sign that accommodates the visually impaired is called an accessible pedestrian signal.
  • PIT maneuver - Pursuit Intervention Technique; a pursuit tactic by which a pursuing car can force a fleeing car to abruptly turn sideways, causing the driver to lose control and stop. - Wikipedia
  • PR - Party Reporting
  • The outdoor sculpture behind Nolan during their walk on the beach is "Declaration" by Mark di Suvero, created in 2001; the location is in Venice, Oceanfront Walk at Windward Avenue.

Quotes Edit

The Rookie Season 1 (2018)

"Pilot" • "Crash Course" • "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" • "The Switch" • "The Roundup" • "The Hawke" • "The Ride Along" • "Time of Death" • "Standoff" • "Flesh and Blood" • "Redwood" • TBA • TBA • TBA

See also: S1