1x05 Federal Response
First Aired: Oct. 18, 2006 on CBS
Summary: A pre-recorded phone call to the residents of Jericho from Homeland Security alerts them that help is coming. Just as life begins to return to normal a power surge and downed electric lines cause fires to break out all over town. Jake and Hawkins find out that each of them is not who they…
Main Characters in this Episode
Mimi Clark: I have fish.
Stanley Richmond: I'm sure they really miss you.
- Goof (continuity error): When the fire engines show up to fight the fire at the library, the engines are numbered 54 and 154 indicating they are from station 54 yet all of the fire fighter clothing is numbered 77 indicating they are from station 77.
- Goof (continuity error): In one shot, Hawkins turns his American Express card upside down to read the numbers upside. However, in the next shot, you can see the back of the card, with the magnetic strip on the top, meaning the cards is right-side up, not up-side down.
- The Morse code at the beginning of the credits means "THERE IS A FIRE"