|Season 1, Episode 8|
|Air date:||12th November 2013|
|Written by:||Gabe Liedman|
|Directed by:||Beth McCarthy-Miller|
Jimmy Brogan, the man who wrote the book that inspired Peralta to be a cop, is writing an article comparing the characters in his book to the current crop of New York's Finest, and for research is shadowing Peralta and Santiago on their identity theft case.
|Andy Samberg||...||Jake Peralta|
|Stephanie Beatriz||...||Rosa Diaz|
|Terry Crews||...||Terry Jeffords|
|Melissa Fumero||...||Amy Santiago|
|Joe Lo Truglio||...||Charles Boyle|
|Chelsea Peretti||...||Gina Linetti|
|Andre Braugher||...||Captain Ray Holt|
|Dirk Blocker||...||Michael Hitchcock|
|Joel McKinnon Miller||...||Norm Scully|
|Stacy Keach||...||Jimmy Brogan|
|Jerry Minor||...||Jerry Grundhaven|
|Anthony L Fernandez||...||Perp|
|Joyce Guy||...||Judge Constance Copeland|
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- Hitchcock is shown in a flashback from 1986 hanging out in the precinct with no shirt.
- The episode scored 3.26 million US viewers.
Santiago: Oh. He didn't tell you.
Holt: Tell me what?
Santiago: Never mind. If Jake didn't tell you, it's not my place.
Holt: I'm disappointed in you, Santiago. I thought you and I were close.
Santiago: I know you're manipulating me, but I love it and I will tell you anything!