A boy confesses to a murder, but Simone (Jimmy Smits) suspects he's taking a fall.

"Simone Says" (Nov. 15, 1994)
Sipowicz and Simone investigate the murder of a mobster's son.

"The Final Adjustment" (Nov. 22, 1994)
Sipowicz and Simone uncover an affair after a chiropractor's wife is murdered.

Proud Run

More than 30 million viewers watched some part of the "NYPD Blue" premiere on Sept. 21, 1993. The show's aud waned in later seasons, but fans returned for the 2005 finale:

"NYPD Blue" season 1 average (1993-94)

"NYPD Blue" series finale (March 1, 2005)

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