Top 10 Moments from Southland: Season One
Episode 4, "Sally in the Alley"
"I don't like the fact that if this girl was found in an alley in Brentwood, this would be front page news."
Detective Lydia Adams is not a woman who lets things go easily. So to Lydia, ten years of backlogged rape kits isn't an issue to be ignored. In this situation, when Lydia is asked to apologize to the head of LAPD media relations, we learn that this detective has a tendency to fly off the handle when faced with injustice. This is a woman who goes above and beyond to fight for what she believes in, even if it gets her into trouble with her superiors.