His son, Justin, served in the and was killed in the last episode of season 3 while trying to help a friend. I wish Atwater would get more screen time, but I am glad the writers haven't taken him down Jay, Adam, or Voight's paths. He was engaged to fellow police officer Kim Burgess. However, he's the only one that can handle them. If the writers were going for the emotional gut-punch, they should have stretched Laila's arc a bit longer and made us equally as invested in the relationship as Kevin seemed to be. I hope his decision at the end doesn't come back to haunt him.
Instead of just cancelling the series, they are going to torture the viewers as slowly as possible with Atwater and the Empty Plot. LaRoyce Hawkins can act, and he deserves to be able to showcase it more, instead of just being a footnote, or a token undercover because he's black. Even if that's the case the end result is less screentime for Atwater and another member o the team. A two-week hiatus before the fall finale is probably for the best. New Items will be listed at the top of the article.
That boy has a target on his back the size of Soldier Field and you want him to wear a wire? It wasn't his fault she was messed up in illegal stuff when she was younger. Despite a troubled history with his boss, Dawson has ambitions of running the unit. As a woman who's turned her life around and made something of herself and prides herself on honesty and making tough choices, what did she expect Kevin to do? Atwater's brief romance with Laila reminded me of Halstead's temporary romance with Camila Vega. Is he supposed to remain alone and miserable forever? This will allow you to bookmark this page so that you can return to it whenever you like. He was arrested after it was found out that he was involved in Jin's murder.
As a result, many of Casey's colleagues disliked him and Casey's superior Chief Boden has a love-hate working relationship with him. She later developed feelings for Roman before he moved to San Diego. And she showed some real spunk and independence by standing up for herself without hesitation. He has his own private security company on the side. Instead, they want to constantly show the stupid Upton-Ruzek relationship, or focus on Jay or Antonio all the time. Atwater has been on the backburner for a while now, even though he's the only one in the unit constantly volunteering to put himself in the line of fire.
Sure, she pulled a gun on a few officers, but she lives in a tough neighborhood. That boy has a target on his back the size of Soldier Field and you want him to wear a wire? Archived from on May 22, 2015. LaRoyce Hawkins can act, and he deserves to be able to showcase it more, instead of just being a footnote, or a token undercover because he's black. She has a half-brother, Teddy Courtney, who was taken by a pedophilia ring at age thirteen and was found turning tricks in New York City 10 years later. She says she was in the car with Kenny chilling, he was the one who hopped out of the car and she hears the gunshots but she never left the car. Cast Episode cast overview, first billed only:.
He knew the kid was just a kid and killed the guy to protect his aunt, but if he went to jail his life would be over and would probably never leave the system. The call was his own to make because he promised the girl he would take care of the kid. In season 4 he is offered a job at the State's Attorney's Office as Lead Investigator, which he accepts. Atwater throwing the gun in the river is completely different than committing cold blooded murder like Voight has. All the Atwater-centric episodes are always so good, and showcases a great character. Kenny apologizes for the misunderstanding.
After becoming disillusioned with the job, he returns to the unit in the first episode of season 5. Antonio's pill addiction wasn't addressed for ages, but we got a glimpse into the storyline as it set the scene for the upcoming episode. And from that, fans can deduce it will be one poignant installment, because Atwater cares deeply about children and is the member of the team most likely to worry about the community. She reveals that Nathan has a grandma in New Orleans as Kevin promises he will do everything in his power to get Nathan out of Chicago. This episode starts off going nowhere, wanders around in Atwter's empty head for way to long, and then ends up nowhere at all, an absolutely forgettable episode, like most of those before it. All the Atwater-centric episodes are always so good, and showcases a great character. .
For someone who has witnessed addiction first hand, Antonio seems completely unaware that he's become addicted to his pain medication. Sure, she and Kevin really seemed to have a connection, but that seems to be over for a multitude of reasons. You know, people who are far more observant than the average person because they solve crimes for a living? I hope Atwater takes his detective exam. Such a good dude with a big heart and that chick laid one hell of a guilt trip on him. While the Chicago Police Department works to take down a drug lord, Atwater faces a difficult decision between doing what's necessary in order to solve a young dealer's murder and doing what's ultimately best for the community.
Repeats were later broadcast on parent channel, , prior to the broadcast of the second season beginning April 8, 2015. But we also think it has to do with all the problems it will cause when it surely comes out. I get she was upset. Voight arrives saying homicide is taking over and they can pack up any loose ends as its no longer their problem. There will be a new Newsreel each day, and as news is added we will update the post and and push it back to the top of the site so that you can see that new items have been added. He also suffers from , shown progressively during Season 5, later seeking therapy for it.