Greg (Peter Helliar) goes on a blind date with the feisty Em (Lisa Mc Cune), which quickly escalates as the night progresses.Meanwhile, Patrick (Dave Lawson) arranges a meeting with his parents and the parents of his girlfriend Jasmine (Poh Ling Yeow).
Jake began his career as a patrol officer with the 74th Precinct, and was partnered with Stevie Schillens (Damon Wayans, Jr.) and the two nicknamed themselves the "Beatsie Boys"; in 2016, Jake was forced to arrest Stevie, now a detective with the neighboring 98th Precinct for planting evidence.
Verity's (Asher Keddie) boss, Jason (Stephen Curry), springs a surprise that fails to impress.
Student, Richard (Louis Corbett), hosts a dinner for two with his crush, Lucy (Eva Lazzaro).
But what’s billed as a stress-free vacation becomes a holiday nightmare.
Despite his fun-loving traits, Peralta has the best arrest rate in the precinct, something that both befuddles and irritates Santiago, who seemingly has to try twice as hard to succeed. In the pilot, Terry explains to Holt that Jake is his best detective, that he likes putting away bad guys, and that he loves puzzles, although "the only puzzle he hasn't solved is how to grow up." Jake is fun-loving and sarcastic but is often motivated by his emotions more than his colleagues.