As fear of the "Playboy" killer rises in the city. the pressure is on for LAPD Lt. Jordan to find the twisted murderer who stages boudoir photos with his victims' corpses. But all he's run into are dead ends. and when a mayoral hopeful backs his rival Lt. Samson. Jordan's left feeling like his best days as a detective are behind him. Meanwhile. Viktor Scott's quest to find out what happened to her the night she was almost raped takes a perilous turn. forcing her to blackmail her father's wealthy friends. placing her once more in harm's way.