The BEST episodes of Shots Fired

Every episode of Shots Fired ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Shots Fired!

A black officer shoots a white teen in a racially charged Tennessee town. Considering the unusual circumstances of this case, two out-of-town black prosecutors are brought in to sort through the evidence and find out what really happened. As the community grows anxious and the country is buzzing, Preston Terry and Ashe Bell must keep personal bias and suspicions to themselves to seek the truth…

Last Updated: 5/19/2023Network:FOX
Hour Ten: Last Dance
439 votes

#1 - Hour Ten: Last Dance

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 5/24/2017

While Preston presents the jurors with facts about the case, the true events leading to the shootings are revealed.

Hour Five: Before the Storm
586 votes

#2 - Hour Five: Before the Storm

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 4/19/2017

Cory reveals some key details about the night Joey Campbell was murdered.

Directors: Kasi Lemmons
Hour Nine: Come to Jesus
511 votes

#3 - Hour Nine: Come to Jesus

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 5/17/2017

In light of a surprising discovery about the Auxiliary Deputy program, the investigation puts the Sheriff's Department under further scrutiny.

Directors: Ami Canaan Mann
Hour Eight: Rock Bottom
533 votes

#4 - Hour Eight: Rock Bottom

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 5/10/2017

Preston and Ashe discover a possible murder weapon for the Joey Campbell case and are feel pressured to use it to find the identity of Joey's killer.

Hour Four: Truth
635 votes

#5 - Hour Four: Truth

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 4/12/2017

Ashe and Preston review statements made by Cory regarding what he was a witness to on the night Joey Campbell was killed.

Directors: Malcolm D. Lee
Hour Two: Betrayal of Trust
820 votes

#6 - Hour Two: Betrayal of Trust

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 3/29/2017

Ashe and Preston try to find the source of a leaked video that puts Deputy Beck in compromising position, but they are unsure of a possible setup.

Hour Seven: Content of Their Character
580 votes

#7 - Hour Seven: Content of Their Character

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 5/3/2017

Another team is tasked with investigating the case, but Preston remains dedicated to finding out the truth as a witness is placed in potential danger.

Directors: John David Coles
Hour Three: Somebody's Son
707 votes

#8 - Hour Three: Somebody's Son

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 4/5/2017

Ashe and Preston are sent on a dangerous manhunt for the only two credible witnesses in the case.

Hour Six: The Fire This Time
602 votes

#9 - Hour Six: The Fire This Time

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 4/26/2017

A violent riot ensues between the citizens and police of Gate Station; Ashe and Preston talk to Gov. Eamons about their suspicions regarding Joey's murder.

Directors: Jonathan Demme
Writer: Jeff Stetson
Hour One: Pilot
994 votes

#10 - Hour One: Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 3/22/2017

Two racially charged shootings turn a small town in North Carolina upside-down.

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