|May 4, 2001||D'Angelo Barksdale shoots and kills "Pooh" Blanchard.|
|May 13, 2001||Nakeesha Lyles allegedly calls Frank Barlow twice to identify another shooter.|
|June 3, 2001||William Gant identifies D'Angelo Barksdale in a photo array.|
|Summer 2001||Roland "Wee-Bey" Brice shoots Maurice Scroggins twice in the back of the head.|
Season 1 Edit
|February 14, 2002||D'Angelo Barksdale is acquitted for Pooh Blanchard's murder; Homicide Unit Detective James "Jimmy" McNulty approaches Judge Phelan to discuss the Barksdale Organization; McNulty and Narcotics Detective Shakima "Kima" Greggs type up reports on Barksdale for their unit commanders; Avon Barksdale reprimands D'Angelo|
|February 15, 2002||D'Angelo is transferred to "The Pit"; Narcotics Commander Raymond Foerster and Homicide Commander Rawls submit their reports to Deputy Commissioner of Operations Ervin Burrell, who instructs Narcotics Lieutenant Cedric Daniels to assemble a detail to conduct a quick investigation of Avon Barksdale to appease Phelan|
|February 16, 2002||McNulty discusses the FBI's shift to counterterrorism with Special Agent Terrance "Fitz" Fitzhugh; the Barksdale Detail assembles for the first time; "The Pit" crew assaults Johnny Weeks; Reginald "Bubbles" Cousins meets with Kima to provide information on Johnny's assailants; D'Angelo and Stringer debate the necessity of Johnny's beating|
|February 17, 2002||William Gant is found murdered by Bunk; Frazier performs Gant's autopsy; the Barksdale Detail arrives at their basement office; Daniels complains to Assistant State's Attorney Rhonda Pearlman about the incompetent Barksdale Detail; Greggs, Herc, and Carver begin taking photographs of Barksdale Organization members; Bunk and McNulty arrest D'Angelo; Daniels meets with Lieutenant Walter Cantrell to request Detective Leander Sydnor; Burrell, Rawls, Foerster, and Daniels discuss Gant's murder; Daniels confronts McNulty; D'Angelo writes an apology letter to Gant's "family" and Maurice Levy retrieves D'Angelo|
|February 18, 2002||Sydnor joins the Barksdale Detail; Daniels outlines the detail's organization and goals; Greggs and McNulty show Daniels D'Angelo's letter; Bubbles identifies key Barksdale Organization members for Greggs and McNulty; Avon hosts a community church gathering|
|March 9, 2002||Prez assaults a fourteen-year-old in an early morning altercation at 771 Franklin; the Sun releases an article about Gant's identity as a state's witness; Daniels provides Prez with a cover story; McNulty confronts Phelan; Marla and Daniels discuss the incident; Daniels discover Prez blinded the boy|
|March 10, 2002||Burrell, Foerster, Daniels, Southeastern Commander Stanislaus Valchek, and IID Commander and Major Robert "Bobby" Reed discuss the boy's blinding; Bodie, Wallace, and D'Angelo play chess; Santangelo asks Rawls to be transferred back to Homicide; Polk and Mahon pick up a photo of another Avon Barksdale; Freamon stops by Golden Gloves|
|March 11, 2002||Greggs and McNulty visit Fitzhugh; Omar stakes out the Pit; D'Angelo talks to Shardene;|
|March 12, 2002||Freamon delivers the Barksdale photo; Bubbles assesses Sydnor's attire and takes him to the low-rises; Daniels informs the detail they're conducting a raid on Wednesday; McNulty asks Pearlman how to clone a pager beeper; Omar robs "The Pit"|
|March 13, 2002||The Barksdale Detail does search and seizures; Freamon notices a number on the wall; Mahon is injured; Fitzhugh tells McNulty that BPD brought concerns to the FBI concerning Daniels|
|March 14, 2002||Bodie breaks out of a youth detention center; Landsman gives McNulty the Deidre Kresen case; Bubbles tells Greggs Omar robbed the Barksdales; Omar redistributes heroin to the community; Avon orders a hit on Omar; McNulty takes Bubbles to his son's soccer game|
|March 15, 2002||Bodie returns home and D'Angelo details Kressen's murder to Bodie, Poot, and Wallace; Phelan informs Burrell that the search and seizures are not sufficient; Herc and Carver look for Bodie at his mother's; Landsman advocates for McNulty to Rawls; Greggs notices Cheryl's cellphone bill (dated Wednesday, March 13, 2002); Burrell mentions Phelan's qualms to Daniels|
|March 16, 2002||Freamon pages D'Angelo with the number found on the wall in the raid; McNulty and Greggs discuss cloning pagers, cellphone calls, and Omar; Freamon explains the pager system and Daniels agrees to a wiretap affidavit; Bunk and McNulty review Kressen's crime scene; Freamon explains how he ended up in the pawnshop unit and McNulty drunkenly thanks Greggs|
|September 17, 2002||D'Angelo Barksdale is arrested for transporting drugs in Essex County, New Jersey|
Season 2 Edit
January 23, 2003 - The Atlantic Light arrives in Baltimore, Maryland.
February 5, 2003 - The Atlantic Light arrives in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
June 12, 2003 - Lester looks up cars. ("Storm Warnings")
June 2x, 2003 - Frank Sobotka arrives at the union hall to pick up work.
Season 3 Edit
September 24, 2004 - Avon Barksdale is released from Maryland State Penitentiary in Jessup. Shortly after November 2, 2004 - 3.09 Slapstick. Presidential election is discussed. December 19, 2004 - Russell Bell is shot and the Barksdale Crew is arrested.
Season 4 Edit
Season 4 begins in the summer of 2006.
November 20, 2006 - Little Kevin's missing persons report is filed.
December 12, 2006 - Preston "Bodie" Broadus is killed.
Season 5 Edit
Sunday, May 25, 2008 - Bubble's story is published.
November 4, 2008 - Thomas Carcetti is elected governor of Maryland.
- ↑ "The Detail" During Pearlman and Daniels' meeting, there is a bulletin board pin-up that reads "Happy Birthday, Michael Jordan! February 17, 2002."
- ↑ "The Detail" At Avon's church gathering, a February 2002 calendar is visible in the background.
- ↑ "-30-" His story is published in Issue 146 of The Baltimore Sun (the 146th day of 2008) which is Sunday, May 25, 2008.