A "blue code of silence" picture that stalls in mid-story. Dissolute cop Joey Randall (Richard Grieco) decides to quit the force rather than rat out Captain Peter James (Martin Kove) and expose his extremist anti-crime campaign. But he continues his sordid affair with Sharon Moreno (Priscilla Barnes), the wife of Police Chief, George Moreno (John Saxon), and when Sharon turns up dead in her shower, Joey seems to have been fitted for a set-up. Joey enlists the help of his former main-squeeze, Gina Carrillo (Laura Harring), eludes Moreno's task force and seeks evidence that will indict the real killers. The ruthless James goes after Joey's best pal, Steve (Michael Bowe...