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DirectorGus Trikonis

WriterDanny Bilson



AirdateOctober 17, 1990

Previous episode"Out of Control"

Next episode"Honor Among Thieves"

"Watching the Detectives" is the third episode of the first season of The Flash. It premiered on October 17, 1990.


A corrupt DA hires Megan Lockhart to find out the Flash's identity. Then he blackmails Barry to work for him, or he'll expose his secret.


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