His first action was to insist that all non-essential personnel, including Greggs' friends in her detail, leave the crime scene. I don't think it matters whether they're justified or not. Without the humor, it would have been unbearable. Rawls demanded that Santangelo clear a case by days end, inform on McNulty, or leave the unit altogether due to his low clearance rate. MixMasterRace, Jan 16,
The detail persuaded Daniels to fight Rawls' push for arrests.
And they spilled the goods. Submit it here. It is oligarchal. But that's what the Internet is, right?
The way we felt about it was this is pure power and pure power is inexorable, there's no mitigating it.