The First Day of the Rest of Your Life
Rookie Blue Season 3 Episode 1 (05/24/12)
-Andy returns from her three month suspension to face a tribunal. She hasn't seen Sam in those months because she was told not to and he's hurt that she chose playing by the rules over him.
-A drunken Henry McLeod causes a car accident that involves four cars including a work van and Sam and Andy. Andy spots a teenage girl hiding in the back of a van but the girl takes off when Andy goes to get help.
-Henry had been following the van. The girl is Alice, his granddaughter who was abducted from a fair seven years ago.
-Alice had been held captive by John, the neighbor of the van driver. When John tries to make a run for it, Oliver and new rookie Collins corner him on a pier. Gail grabs the girl but John jumps 40 feet into the water below. Collins follows.
-John is caught and Alice is returned to her grandfather.
-Gail reveals that she and Collins nearly got married in Vegas and she's very unhappy he's now working at the 15th.
-Chris and Noelle are picked to star on a PR poster for the 15th. Chris is thrilled but Noelle isn't.
-Andy is reinstated. She apologizes to Sam for her absence and they decide to start over.