The team go on a stakeout in hopes of catching the thief responsible for stealing a high-tech naval radar. But when a man is murdered nearby, the team join forces with the local Metro Detective to find out who is truly responsible. In the meantime, Ducky has Abby do some mysterious blood work and it appears to be something connected to Jenny...
After McGee takes a video of Jonathan Chow, his shows it to him on his iPhone. However, McGee definitely did not take that video unless he has two iPhones, for you can see his left hand and phone in the video.
In the opening stake out scene DiNozzo says "It feels like we've been stuck here for months doing nothing." This is the first NCIS episode following the US writers strike which halted production of new episodes of shows for several months.
Continuity error: near the start of the episode, Ziva tells Tony, "Your goose is fried!" rather than saying "Your goose is cooked!" She got that particular idiom correct back in the Season 3 episode, Probie (episode), and DiNozzo followed by saying, "You would get that one right."
The song playing in the bar when NCIS and Metro goes to arrest Crow is Paramore, "Crush Crush Crush."