'Blue Bloods' Season 4, episode 3 - 'To Protect and Serve': Courtroom hostage Erin is shot

Usually, it's the cops in the Reagan family who are in the line of fire. They weren't the only ones this time.Prosecutor Erin (Bridget Moynahan) ended up imperiled in Friday's (Oct. 11) CBS episode of "Blue Bloods." Written by series co-executive producer Siobhan Byrne O'Connor, "To Protect and Serve" set the danger somewhere it wouldn't be expected -- a courtroom.The hour began with Danny (Donnie Wahlberg) and Maria (Marisa Ramirez) investigating a broad-daylight murder, with the only witness the victim's young son Michael (a very natural, wrenching performance by Jake Miller, playing off a commendably sensitive Wahlberg). Asked if he had relatives he could stay with, the boy said, "My mom. But I don't want to go home just yet. I just want to stay with him [the slain father]."Then it was off to court, where Erin ran into her fellow-lawyer ex Jack (Peter Hermann, the real-life husband of Mariska Hargitay) and wasn't thrilled he'd...

Blue Bloods Season 4 Episode 3 “To Protect and Serve”

Blue Bloods  “To Protect and Serve” Season 4 episode 3 airs Friday, October 11 (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Episode Synopsis:  Blue Bloods Season 4 Episode 3 “To Protect and Serve” — Danny becomes the lead hostage negotiator when a prime informant in a large drug case holds Erin at gunpoint inside the courtroom. Also, when Jamie disobeys his lieutenant’s orders and gets suspended, Frank must decide a proper punishment, on BLUE BLOODS, Friday, Oct. 11 (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Read More...