Tropes present in this episode:
- The Alcatraz: The actual Alcatraz shows up in this episode, but its reputation turns out to be greatly exaggerated.
- Arms Dealer: Jean Paul.
- Get Into Jail Free
- Prison Episode
- Trojan Prisoner: Jeremy Pike and Captain Gibson pull this in.
- Yellowface: Jeremy Pike makes himself up to look Chinese. Inverted by Din Chang, who disguises himself as a Caucasian.