Everyone Has a Cobblepot
At the hospital, Alfred refuses to implicate Payne. Gordon and Dent investigate the sudden release and reinstatement of Flass by Loeb, who announces his support of Flass as the new president of the policemen’s union. Bullock reveals that Loeb has leverage to blackmail most officers; in Bullock’s case, Loeb forced him to falsely confess to providing illegitimate evidence against Flass. Investigating a triad bookmaking office and interrogating Loeb’s former partner, Gordon learns that Loeb has ties with Falcone. With Cobblepot’s help, Gordon and Bullock investigate Loeb’s uptown farm, where they find the latter’s psychotic daughter Miriam, who confesses to her mother’s murder, which Gordon uses to terminate Bullock’s case by blackmailing Loeb, who announces Gordon as the new candidate. Meanwhile, Mooney finally meets Dulmacher, who provides her with a blue-irised eye and allows her to prove herself in order to become his right hand woman. She surrenders some of the prisoners, including Kelly. She discovers that the facility is situated on a snowy island. Selina visits Bruce and offers her help in his investigation, which he refuses. Nygma learns that Kringle has a new boyfriend in the GCPD.