"The Mole" is the 27th and fifth episode of Season 2 of the FOX television show Brooklyn Nine-Nine. It originally aired on November 2, 2014 to 3.36 million viewers.

Episode SynopsisEdit

There's a mole in the precinct and Holt and Jake need to find out who it is before Deputy Chief Madeline Wuntch gets wind of it. Meanwhile, Terry and Rosa visit a "silent" disco to uncover new leads for their new drug task force.


Actor Character
Andy Samberg ... Jake Peralta
Stephanie Beatriz ... Rosa Diaz
Terry Crews ... Terry Jeffords
Melissa Fumero ... Amy Santiago
Joe Lo Truglio ... Charles Boyle
Chelsea Peretti ... Gina Linetti
Andre Braugher ... Captain Ray Holt
Dirk Blocker ... Michael Hitchcock
Joel McKinnon Miller ... Norm Scully
Kyra Sedgwick ... Madeline Wuntch
Marc Evan Jackson ... Kevin Cozner
Dan Bakkedahl ... Lt. Andrew Miller
Spencer Crittenden ... Porto
Jasmin Savoy Brown ... Rebecca Lubbock (listed as "Ava Watson")

Trivia Edit

  • Names Jake suggests as Captain Holt's middle name; James John Jo-Jo, Jared, Juice box, Jellyfish and Jamiroquai.
  • Even though it is revealed that Ava Watson's name is actually Rebecca Lubbock, Jasmin Savoy Brown is still credited as playing "Ava Watson."
  • It is revealed in this episode that Captain Holt's middle name is Jacob, which is identical to Peralta's first name.


  • Captain Holt says Jake has been in the Mafia for 6 months but in the episode "Adrian Pimento" Jake's voicemail says it was only 63 days.
  • When Jake and Amy are returning back to the precinct with case files, they call Gina from Amy's car. The car's display clock time is "7:42 am", but the scene takes place at night.

Cultural ReferencesEdit

  • Don Mattingly is mentioned.
  • Olivia Pope, from the TV Show Scandal, is mentioned.
  • Blake Griffin is mentioned.
  • Tywin Lannister, from the TV show Game of Thrones, is mentioned.
  • One Hundred and One Dalmatians is mentioned.
  • British band Jamiroquai is mentioned.
  • The name Jo-Jo can come from the manga Jo-Jo's bizarre adventure or from the singer JoJo.

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