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Checks and Balances
Season: 3
Episode: 10
Original airdate: April 6, 2021
Written by: Tamara Jaron
Claire Demorest
Directed by: Stephen Surjik
Episode chronology
Previous episode: Leverage
Next episode: Brother's Keeper


The team must track down two assailants who wear animal masks while committing armed robberies, with the latest leaving an off-duty 26 Fed security guard dead. Also, Tiffany and Scola butt heads on whether or not to accept the local NYPD’s offer to help in the investigation.


Main Cast

Guest Stars


  • Laurence Blum as Justin Maynard
  • Brian Ray Norris as Tom
  • Jake Wells as Officer Verone
  • Lori Vega as ERT Tech
  • James Schultz as Douglas Burke
  • Malinda Logan as Nina Lewis
  • Kimberly Marable as Tracy Dixon
  • Paul Douglas Anderson as SWAT Agent Jones
  • Isaiah Seward as SWAT Leader Dan
  • Joi Broughton as Barista
  • Andrea Sooch as Crying Hostage


  • Dick Wolf as Creator
  • Craig Turk as Creator
  • Dick Wolf as Executive Producer
  • Rick Eid as Executive Producer
  • Alex Chapple as Executive Producer
  • Arthur W. Forney as Executive Producer
  • Peter Jankowski as Executive Producer
  • Joe Halpin as Co-Executive Producer
  • Tamara Jaron as Co-Executive Producer
  • Tom Szentgyorgi as Co-Executive Producer
  • David Brownfield as Co-Executive Producer
  • Amanda Slater as Producer
  • Erica Meredith as Producer
  • Alec Chorches as Producer
  • Rachel Cates as Co-Producer
  • Andy Callahan as Co-Producer
  • Jamie Silverstein as Director Of Photography
  • Malchus Janocko as Production Designer
  • Ash Steele as Editor
  • Atli Örvarsson as Music
  • Jonathan Strauss as Casting
  • Claire DeMorest as Executive Story Editor

Background information and Notes


FBI season 3
Episodes Never Trust a StrangerUnreasonable DoubtLiar's PokerCrazy LoveClean SlateUncoveredDiscordWalk the LineLeverageChecks and BalancesBrother's KeeperFathers and SonsShort SqueezeTrigger EffectStraight Flush
Other Seasons Season 1Season 2Season 4Season 5