The BEST Episodes of New York Undercover

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Apr 17, 2021

Network: FOX

Filmed on location in New York, NYU is a show about a squad of young urban detectives, J.C. Williams and Eddie Torres who work the streets of New York undercover. Despite all the pain and troubles they go through with their lives, whether it involved their cases or home life, at the end of the day, they relax to the smooth music performed by different artists at Natalie's. Audiences fell in love with the show's plot lines and characters. The episodes had a realistic sense about it that made it one of the top ten shows that aired on fox. Season 1: In this season, Malik Yoba plays Detective J.C. Williams, a black man who is trying to put in life back in order again after his divorce from his ex wife, Chantal, played by Fatima Faloye. He is also trying to be a good father to his son, Gregory "G", (George O. Gore II) who is going through the motions of growing up and becoming a teenager. The one thing that he

Tag, You're Dead

#1 - Tag, You're Dead

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 7, 1995

Williams and Torres investigate the case of a Wall Street bond salesman who claims to have shot two graffiti artists in self-defense.

star 9.00
3 votes
Student Affairs

#2 - Student Affairs

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 12, 1995

Williams and Torres pose as a substitute history teacher and a janitor at the high school where a crime was committed.

star 9.00
1 votes
No Greater Love

#3 - No Greater Love

Season 2 - Episode 24 - Aired Apr 25, 1996

Torres believes the the man who confesses to a killing is taking the blame for his younger brother, who's just received a basketball scholarship to college.

star 9.00
2 votes
Fade Out

#4 - Fade Out

Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired Jan 16, 1997

A thirteen-year-old boy has a videotape of a murder. Torres and Williams try to protect him; The boy's mother turns out to be Williams's old high-school girlfriend, whom he betrayed by sleeping with her best friend, Chantal.

star 9.00
3 votes
A Time of Faith (2)

#5 - A Time of Faith (2)

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 5, 1996

Williams discover that Rev. Harris may be part of the bombings. Nina moves in with Eddie.

star 8.67
3 votes
Kill the Noise

#6 - Kill the Noise

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 31, 1996

A war happens between east coast and west coast rappers when a california rapper is shot.

star 8.67
3 votes
Man's Best Friend

#7 - Man's Best Friend

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 14, 1995

A man gets killed by a pit bull which causes Williams and Torres to go into the world of dog betting.

star 8.50
2 votes
The Eyewitness Blues

#8 - The Eyewitness Blues

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Nov 24, 1994

Williams protects an eyewitness, while Torres looks for the people who wants to kill her.

star 8.00
2 votes
Toy Soldiers

#9 - Toy Soldiers

Season 2 - Episode 17 - Aired Feb 8, 1996

Three youths, who were brought from Rwanda to act as mob hit men, are befriended by Father Torres. Moreno gets an inheritance; Williams disagrees with the methods of his son's hockey coach.

star 8.00
1 votes
The Solomon Papers

#10 - The Solomon Papers

Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired Jan 30, 1997

Feds may be part of a drug case and McNamara might lose it all to prove it. Cooper and her husband tell their kids about their separation.

star 8.00
2 votes

#11 - Hubris

Season 3 - Episode 19 - Aired Mar 27, 1997

A female bounty hunter uses Williams to help find a fugitive in protective custody. Nina and McNamara suspect a wife a recently deceased cop. Natasha visits the precinct.

star 8.00
1 votes

#12 - Vendetta

Season 3 - Episode 21 - Aired Apr 24, 1997

McNamara goes undercover involving a Chinese Mafia that has a link with his father's death. Torres asks his sister for money to buy an engagement ring for Nina.

star 8.00
1 votes
Change Change Change

#13 - Change Change Change

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 8, 1998

Lt. Barker recruits JC and Moreno to get the armored-car robber who killed Eddie and MacNamara.

star 8.00
5 votes
Going Native

#14 - Going Native

Season 4 - Episode 11 - Aired Jun 11, 1998

Nina and Stone go undercover as owners of a garbage company. Nina and J.C. deal with their emotions of sleeping together and G catching them.

star 8.00
1 votes

#15 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 15, 1994

Williams and Torres try to prevent two people from becoming part of luxury car theft ring. Williams gets a letter from his e-wife stating that she wants him to pay more in his maintenance payments.

star 7.88
16 votes
Directors: Bill Duke
Eliminate the Middleman

#16 - Eliminate the Middleman

Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Mar 30, 1995

Torres & Williams go unercover on a drug case where Torres's father's best friend is part of it.

star 7.75
4 votes
Catman Comes Back

#17 - Catman Comes Back

Season 1 - Episode 26 - Aired May 11, 1995

With his conviction overturned, Danny Cort is back on the streets.

star 7.75
4 votes
Smack Is Back

#18 - Smack Is Back

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 7, 1996

Torres's father dies of a drug over dose and Torres believes that it was suicide. Williams tries to get custody of G.

star 7.75
4 votes
The Shooter

#19 - The Shooter

Season 1 - Episode 23 - Aired Apr 13, 1995

Torres and Williams discover that a two time shooter had a personal plot against five people who supposedly ""set him up.""

star 7.67
3 votes
Tough Love

#20 - Tough Love

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 12, 1996

Williams befriends a woman whose boyfriend is a leader of a gang that robs apartments. Eddie asks Nina not to go back to work.

star 7.67
3 votes
Sins of the Father

#21 - Sins of the Father

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 22, 1994

Torres and Williams investigate an ice-cream vendor's murder whose drug dealings ends up in G's school.

star 7.58
19 votes
Young, Beautiful and Dead

#22 - Young, Beautiful and Dead

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 2, 1995

Williams poses as a model to investigate the face-slashing of a teen cover girl.

star 7.50
2 votes
No Place Like Hell

#23 - No Place Like Hell

Season 3 - Episode 23 - Aired May 8, 1997

Willias go undercover at a prison to find evidence that will catch a drug lord. William's new friend in prison becomes involved in a murder. Torres purposes to Nina.

star 7.50
2 votes

#24 - Tasha

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 27, 1994

When a baby dies, Torres and Williams discover there's more to the story then people say. Torres's sister askes him to investigate their friends missing son.

star 7.46
13 votes
School Ties

#25 - School Ties

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 8, 1994

Manhattan police detectives J.C. Williams and Eddie Torres are assigned a case dealing with a 17 year old girl who accuses a high school football player of rape. Eddie has problems going to see his mother, who is in the hospital, after six years of non-communication with each other.

star 7.38
32 votes