NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service
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The Truth Is Out There - S1-E17

Revealing mistake: Gibbs finds a bunch of cash hidden in the victim's speaker. "For Motion Picture Use Only" is printed on them.

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Yankee White - S1-E1

Factual error: Air Force One landed in Wichita, Kansas. The local coroner claimed jurisdiction for Wichita County. The city of Wichita, Kansas is in Sedgwick County, in southern Kansas. Wichita County, Kansas is in western Kansas, about 250 miles from the city of Wichita. (00:05:40)

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High Seas - S1-E6

Continuity mistake: When Gibbs is on the phone with Stan Burley, Gibbs' phone jumps from his right hand to his left. (00:02:50)

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The Immortals - S1-E4

Factual error: The episode takes place on the Destroyer DD 964 U.S.S. Paul F. Foster, but every time the ship is shown sailing past the camera you see the number 51 on the side. This is the number of the U.S.S. Arleigh Burke, a DDG not even the same class of ship. (00:11:15)

Yankee White - S1-E1

Deliberate mistake: Fornell doesn't recognize Gibbs, but subsequent episodes establish they have a long history together.

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One Shot, One Kill - S1-E13

Character mistake: When Gibbs shows Major Dorden his badge, his ID card is upside down. (00:06:00)

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High Seas - S1-E6

Factual error: In the yacht rescue scene the "American" crewed helicopter is actually an Australian crew. The rank on his shoulder shows an Australian Lieutenant Commander. (00:34:30)

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Yankee White - S1-E1

Deliberate mistake: After the bad guy obtains a weapon from the armory on Air Force One, he pushes the door shut. It is heard to latch correctly, but a few seconds later when Special Agent Gibbs comes, the door is now seen to be slightly ajar. (00:38:55)

Marine Down - S1-E9

Visible crew/equipment: In the final scene, the camera, crew and light panels are briefly captured reflected in the door of the silver sports car when Gibbs gets in. (00:43:00)

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Yankee White - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: Agent Todd is standing there coat open, hands in her pockets on Air Force One watching Gibbs walk away when the bad guy who is a reporter (Leonard) comes up to her and comments "Loosening your dress code Kate". Seconds later when she turns to indicate that he should return to the press section her coat is now buttoned up. (00:33:50)

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The Truth Is Out There - S1-E17

Continuity mistake: When Gibbs shows Darin Spotnitz the photo of Petty Officer Gordon and asks if he recognizes him, Gibbs' hand jumps from the top of the photograph to the side. (00:05:45)

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The Immortals - S1-E4

Continuity mistake: Tony boards a helicopter to go to Puerto Rico. When he lands, it's a different one. The first has the number 406 on its side.

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Season 1 generally

Visible crew/equipment: In one of the first episodes (2nd or 3rd) of Season 1, in an interrogation room scene, the camera pans around the table, and a crew member is visible in the far wall mirror, standing beside the camera in front of Gibbs.

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Reveille - S1-E24

Continuity mistake: In the opening sequence, Gibbs' hair alternates from messy to combed and back again several times between shots. (00:02:45)

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Left for Dead - S1-E10

Factual error: While the NCIS crew are working a crime scene, Ducky starts yet another parable about his past experiences, referring to the dating of an Indian skeleton by the caliber of the bullet, "a 40-75". He states that since he knew the year that the US Army used that caliber, he could accurately date the remains. Unfortunately for Ducky, the US Army never used a 40-75. It did, however authorize a contract for a 45-70 cartridge in 1873. (00:09:20)

My Other Left Foot - S1-E12

Visible crew/equipment: When Gibbs tells Abby to run the print through the military database a tape marker is visible by his feet. (00:09:40)

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Split Decision - S1-E21

Continuity mistake: Duckey says there are 3 ways to kill a mongoose, while he has some form of medical instrument in his hand. However when he bends down to point at the victim's face, the instrument has disappeared. (00:04:10)

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Missing - S1-E20

Continuity mistake: When the 3 agents are in the car, DiNozzo's grip on his drink is constantly changing between camera angles. (00:14:00)

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Dead Man Talking - S1-E19

Continuity mistake: When Kate and Gibbs are driving in the car, Kate's laptop is either on or off depending on the shot. (00:31:00)

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UnSEALeD - S1-E18

Continuity mistake: When talking to the SEAL's wife, she has her tennis racket under her arm in one shot but by her side in the next. (00:32:30)

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