Aired 12 years ago - May 18, 2011
As the BAU searches for a suspected human trafficking ring when the bodies of two missing persons are found in the trunk of a car, Unit Chief Aaron Hotchner intimates there could be changes within the team due to budget cuts as Jennifer "JJ" Jareau
returns to the FBI. The team is also assisted by SSA Andi Swan, the head of the Domestic Trafficking Task Force.
The Director called a meeting
last night to discuss budgets.
All I ask is if you are
contacted by another division
State P.D. Said they
couldn't find any I.D. Anywhere.
So how did he end up 2,000 miles away?
It'd leave a messy trail.
Combined with the chance that this
is his first time dumping bodies.
Um, sir, I'm worried
that everything isn't okay,
You terrify me.
in metropolitan areas,
and then they disappear.
- Please, where is she?
Well, it says here
capacity's 18 gallons.
Of course I did. And it's bogus.
Led to a guy who's been dead three years.
No, say it ain't so. Not you.
And she's in there with no wire,
no weapon, and no backup.
Skin abrasions say he got a bare-knuckle
beating before he was strangled.
for erectile dysfunction.
These guys hunt
in target-rich environments.
What do you think?
Her name's Renee Matlin. She's 25.
Well, in these hard times,
people pay what, 30, 40 bucks?
I can't find a way out.
So why didn't she share her theory?
Well, that shouldn't be hard to find.
Scotty's in Georgetown.
Yeah, this guy's in charge
of some unstable personalities.
And Scotty's in Georgetown?
- We gotta use the other one.
- What about outside?
And she's the only victim
he took with him.
All I need is you.
Aired 12 years ago - May 11, 2011
When the BAU is called to Florida after bodies are discovered buried in the ocean floor off the Jacksonville coast, the case hits home for Morgan because his aunt fears her missing daughter could be one of the victims.
to dump during the off season
and avoid fishermen.
we're looking at 31,047
I found a unique evolution, actually.
If the unsub doesn't know
we found his graveyard yet,
And it will be helpful for us
to have a personal item
We both know what happened to Cindi.
Somehow you're just gonna
In fact, nothing in the ocean would.
My aunt has spent years
obsessing over Cindi's last few hours.
Or maybe he doesn't drive at all.
He could do it all from his boat.
I don't think this was written under duress.
Good. That's gonna be the knife
you kill yourself with.
We need to sit down with the people
who got these postcards.
They went on one date.
The whole family was picnicking on the lake.
And all the kids ended up on paddle boats.
You have something
you want to say to your father?
We can tell this in the messages
that he forces them to write.
and he'll kill uncontrollably
until he finds another spot in the ocean
Dad, what are we gonna do?
I'm just saying let's expand our thinking.
The victim must have gotten
a chance to escape and took it.
All right, eliminate women, wives, couples.
Narrow it down to men only.
My beautiful SSA Derek Morgan,
you deserve a raise.
when your Uncle Paul was still alive,
I'm sorry. I was just trying to help.
What's the train line?
One day I was late for work,
and my dad broke my arm.
Look at James. He's just a kid.
Do you really think you're gonna
get to see your mom again?
Your method of abduction?
That they stumbled
onto your perfect little hiding place.
If you can't remember her,
we can just move on.
Aired 12 years ago - May 04, 2011
The BAU is called to a North Carolina resort town after a woman is found badly injured and another woman is missing. On arrival, the team discovers these two women are not the only victims.
Aired 12 years ago - Apr 13, 2011
The BAU hunts a stalker in San Diego who is targeting college students. Meanwhile, the team comes under Strauss' scrutiny in the wake of the loss of Prentiss.
Yeah, what he said.
They're all in their early 20s,
"Sometimes human places
create inhuman monsters."
San Diego County has 9 universities...
5 private, 4 public.
A lot of places
for the unsub to hide out here.
He's improving quickly.
Maybe something happened which makes
the location of the kill significant.
It's not that I wasn't happy for her.
I just wanted to go, too.
And waits for them
to bolt the doors before he strikes.
- And how did you meet her?
- Online. Craigslist.
Well, either way, caring for the child
would be psychological torture for Laurie.
- Can't really make him out.
- I can tell you more.
we believe that he either works
out of his house or a part-time job.
anger toward women
and/or symbols of authority.
All right. Filter out sexual assault
and lewd behavior.
I've been reviewing your grief assessments,
and they're incomplete.
You don't think I realize that?
That last girl... I could be her sister.
Yeah, okay. Lily?
I understand you've been
through a great ordeal.
I think he did. I mean,
the unsub was watching the house.
The addition of Jake Ellison caused
the unsub to change his methodology.
What about... Here's one.
Greg Phinney, Chula Vista.
Had him institutionalized.
Greg was released 2 weeks ago.
Uh, he didn't even have to look.
Do you feel your heart
starting to beat a little faster?
- You made him do it.
- No, I didn't. You did.
And she's a whore and she ruined us.
Seaver, I want you to come in with me.
Leave your firearm here.
he'll take it.
I do. She took care of you.
None of this is your fault.
Aired 12 years ago - Apr 06, 2011
The BAU members investigate targeted killings in Tampa as they cope with their feelings about losing Emily Prentiss.
These offenders usually
hole up in one location
Poet Antonio Porchia wrote,
Unless she's in serious denial,
then she's been burying her feelings,
And 2.38 rounds on the floor
You see right there?
You gotta do something.
So look for crossover with
reports of domestic abuse.
Yes. And to let people know
that they need to be vigilant.
No, where are you going?
You told them exactly what
you knew they wanted to hear.
No, just a partial description...
a teal green wagon.
- Damion, come here. Save me.
- Get her to smile.
after getting through a roadblock.
Today means something to her.
You can contact me
Am I that much of a burden?
And, uh, doesn't Strauss
usually run these assessments?
Run accident reports.
because he decided to do
an armed robbery
Damion was like a footnote.
I mean, you weren't there
for his birthday.
Morgan, you find him.
Dave and I will go to Shelly's house.
Don edited it together
and he put music to it.
It's reserved for children, so...
Shel, at some point
we have to move on.
- Now I mean it, Don.
No, if I get the shot, I'm taking it.
This is Bill.
- Come on, Shelly...
- Stay away from me.
I have a picture of him,
standing next to you.
And I tried to help him.
I tried. I tried.
# I'm gonna let it shine #
But while he was here,
Aired 12 years ago - Mar 30, 2011
The BAU travels to Portland to investigate a suspected gang of murderers targeting a new victim each night.
Let's get started.
One in an alley on the way to his car,
the other in her home
is well within the expected 5-mile radius.
Just put a bowl underneath it.
The other wounds didn't bleed.
That would explain why
there's so much overkill.
A group so disorganized
wouldn't do something
Can you ring me up over here?
he stole random things
from Karen's place.
That's why we went
to the Home Store, Ben.
If he's on PCP,
he'd be so violent,
You know, he's in his 20s
and was acting paranoid in the supermarket.
I'm getting sick of these calls, Ben.
and in this condition, he's unable
to travel very far from his home.
are like finding a penny in an ocean.
Any of them for theft?
But he didn't attack you?
He didn't threaten you in any way?
Look at the number
of stab wounds.
He does this all to sleep?
- You sassing me, boy?
- Ben, just get the knife.
- helped perform that exorcism.
- Was Ben charged?
All right, where are the other
people in this room, Ben?
is if you do it... if you kill me.
Siddhartha Buddha said,
The only way you stop a killer
is to catch him, Seaver.
Aired 12 years ago - Mar 16, 2011
As Prentiss faces off against Ian Doyle, JJ receives a call and returns to help them find Prentiss and capture Doyle before it's too late.
Now you're just a bum. Out!
But her intonation wasn't surprise or grief.
It was like a mantra,
She's a trained spy.
She doesn't want to be found.
Lauren, how about you do me a favor,
huh, you ease up on that gun, okay?
Sean McAlister at INTERPOL
was the second.
How close did she get to Doyle
as part of her cover?
I don't much like being shot at, Rossi.
Step back, sir.
how you're in some dark place all alone.
and hired a group of mercenaries
to remain loyal to him.
Get your hands off me!
Do you know who I am?
You want Lauren Reynolds back.
Signed, name redacted.
Oh, but... but I'm curious.
Do you know what a hood rat is?
I'm looking to get into business
You really think
I'd let you fool me twice?
Yeah, I know.
- Why families?
- Keep going.
If I were running from a terrorist,
I would cash in my I.R.A.
I'll do it if you join me.
with the BAU on a case.
- That's a start.
Breathe, just breathe.
Or I could get you out.
Bodies were never found.
Wait, what is this? Uh...
The things they would have done
to him to get you to talk...
Ever since you told me
my people had Fahey,
and you are my partner.
Aired 12 years ago - Mar 02, 2011
After a series of murders, Prentiss becomes suspicious of a former nemesis and fears for the safety of her team.
Aired 12 years ago - Feb 23, 2011
Prentiss enlists two former friends from Interpol to track down an old enemy, as Reid discovers clues that could help the BAU locate the parents of an autistic boy.
Aired 12 years ago - Feb 16, 2011
The BAU is called to upstate New York to investigate mysterious disappearances. Also, Prentiss gets some disturbing news about one of her former Interpol colleagues.
Aired 12 years ago - Feb 09, 2011
The team investigates unusual murders in Los Angeles, and more information about Prentiss' past arises.
He's off the grid, Emily.
Is this how you got out, buddy?
Um, it's fine.
taken from the bottom
of her right foot.
it depresses the central
Unless we're talking
about a foot fetishist,
- Get out!
But on the latest victim,
it's much cleaner,
She breathed the chloroform in.
L.A. At 1 a. M?
She probably didn't walk home.
Can you narrow that down
and find out who picked up fares
What do you got?
strain it into the double-boiling pot
with the nitric acid.
You're gonna live forever.
Which is not unusual.
We suggest going public
with the information as soon as possible
Garcia, what we're looking for
is a combination of purchases.
I was on the phone
when I first got in the cab.
it would take a hell of nose
to detect smell through a taxi window.
but, as you know,
I've done several of these, well...
Pretending to be something more.
So, uh, you just called me
out of the blue.
That's what I love about you.
Aired 12 years ago - Jan 26, 2011
The BAU hits the road to track down a pair of young lovers on an interstate murder spree. Also, Prentiss hears frightening news from her former boss at Interpol.
Aired 12 years ago - Jan 19, 2011
A series of bizarre, ritualistic murders brings the team to Miami; Reid experiences hallucinations and blinding headaches.
Four days is a rapid increase
deities that roughly correspond
with Catholic saints.
Oh, no, no. Uh, just thinking.
they were made before the blood spatter,
We're sorry for your loss,
they're from a much darker religion...
Palo's the only one that harnesses
the spirits of the dead
Outside of the human head,
it all seems fairly traditional.
He is behaviorally young...
probably between 17 and 22.
he actually has a compulsion
which is the real reason behind them.
we believe he may have
been abused as a child
if you came with us voluntarily.
All right. Thanks, baby girl.
My name is Dr. Spencer Reid.
Some pretty ugly things
to be involved in.
Detective, did you understand
what he was saying at the end?
No, he's not.
Someone's about to get hurt.
Do you think it's possible
that Elian is our Palero?
Which is when the murders started.
you're gonna have to give us
something that we don't know.
Elian is an angry child,
but he would not do this.
A lot of evidence pointing to Elian Morales.
Well, two spiral fractures
It looks like the body
was dragged that way,
Oh, we're the same?
How are you gonna explain me?
Aired 12 years ago - Dec 15, 2010
Morgan suggests that a man has been rehabilitated and aids in his parole, but later regrets his decision when the man murders someone days after being released.
New regime had to assert power.
Agent, do you have
any idea what it's like
But the way in which he
has spent the last 25 years...
There is no such thing as part freedom.
Anything could have been a weapon.
The bullets were in the other room,
but the gun is right here.
The answer's in there somewhere.
We just have to find it.
then never act on it again?
I don't need to remind you
I bought in to your
The overkill was on Mrs. Sanderson.
that night, he said...
he said, "That's enough."
I had Internet privileges once a week,
She wants to take my son.
Did she have any children?
So some guy breaks in here,
kills her, then runs away.
The one in the hood.
What we just watched was...
Well, he's manipulative but trustworthy.
If we had this case 25 years ago,
Some of those employees
took their own lives.
No, I do.
Guys, he's having a fund-raiser
it's what's in our nation's.
and got him put away for 25 years.
James, whoever did kill Mary
left some DNA behind
You are a killer.
You are a psychopath.
Aired 12 years ago - Dec 08, 2010
The BAU searches inside a gated New Mexico community for a killer targeting women, and Hotchner looks to an FBI cadet with a unique past for help with the investigation.
- Yes, sir.
- You weren't easy to find.
So this isn't about my academic scores.
It may trigger some extremely
- Whichever comes first.
- Let me guess who'll win.
Agent Trainee Seaver,
- but interestingly enough...
- Reid, Reid, come on. Give it a rest.
I didn't think the whole neighborhood
needed to see the photos.
which means he lives with a spouse
or some kind of long-term partner.
Nothing really stands out.
They're all pretty plain.
We typically gather our own intelligence.
and no one heard or saw anything.
I do? How do I know that?
Yeah, her husband said
she was taking classes.
a remote garage door opener.
but how could you randomly
find a woman so vulnerable?
Sometimes so tight,
it almost cut off the circulation.
That was good stuff back there,
what you said.
Is he still alive... your father?
Do they have an explanation?
Garcia, our tech,
she ran a remote data sweep of it.
We need to eliminate suspects
our way, not theirs.
Why would you do that?
Where are you?
- Shut up!
I know how tired you are.
# Your heaven's trying everything #
# Break me down #
You're smarter than that.
And when I got back,
Aired 12 years ago - Nov 17, 2010
When an 8-year-old is found murdered on the Appalachian Trail, the BAU team goes deep into its forests in search of a man lurking in the wilderness who is targeting children.
Aired 12 years ago - Nov 10, 2010
The BAU becomes involved in the search for a kidnapped woman in the nation's capital after the body of a second kidnap victim is found in a Georgetown alley.
Uh, she was found
in Georgetown, in an alley,
This isn't about money.
It's about that... attention.
You can't take your eyes off her.
She didn't have a car.
She was restrained.
Maybe she was brought into the District
by somebody she knew.
He was right here.
"just as his life now hangs in the balance.
Get up here now!
Yeah, I know, it's not much, but...
Her father dropped her off.
A page from what we believe is a script
was found inserted in Kelly's throat.
It was the only way he could abduct
Penny off the street.
God, oh, God, oh, God, oh, God!
Some of the lines are missing.
What is it?
Somebody help me, please!
but I'm not a god.
We just gotta buy some time
to get ahead of this guy.
Every great movie star has a walk.
and I am not good at being
in a room full of strange people.
Hey. This isn't about the unsub.
was found with her lips cut off.
I plead for her life, she dies.
And what did you do? Nothing.
I hate the dark.
You know I hate the dark.
We've seen five in the last 10 minutes.
Penny, your dad's going to meet us
at the hospital.
1956. It's a set photo from a movie
called Reflection of Desire.
I told you this day would come.
Aired 12 years ago - Nov 03, 2010
The BAU must catch a group of serial killers that is killing exotic dancers and leaving their bodies in the cornfields of Indiana.
because it is harvest season in Indiana,
And they're accelerating
their attack schedule.
Rise and shine.
The women probably thought
they were being released.
Dave, you and Morgan work the dumpsite.
before I have a chance
to arrest them.
The Governor may have
requested your help,
but we'll stay on the scene as this story...
She never really went
through a wild phase.
All right, I can see the whole room,
Not for me.
I mean, come on, look at this place.
Guys, I think I found our two unsubs.
Two unsubs working toward
a common goal is one thing.
What are you doing?
Each of the women was abducted
on Friday night and not killed until Sunday.
eager to fit in and find
their place in the world.
Amp up the pressure.
I'm gonna skip town.
I'm sure they didn't
just happen to disappear.
All right? Have faith.
Like Scott, both members
were probably rejected
I ran a list of police officers with children
who go to Ernstrom College,
Then I can come back with a warrant.
Hotch, he's not in the dorms.
Uh, let's see.
He was kicked out of Kappa lota Phi
They're getting too close.
That's what they all say.
That's suicide for you.
Michael doesn't care.
Aired 12 years ago - Oct 27, 2010
The team searches for a killer who has struck the past three years during Detroit's raucous pre-Halloween celebrations.
are these amazing pre-cinema
- He struck again last night.
- Yeah. Tony Torrell, 40.
and get them inside buildings
without being noticed?
They've got record-breaking
unemployment and foreclosures,
Now, wouldn't a guy like this
want to see the terror in their eyes?
I wish they could,
but the city's reeling from budget cuts.
And from the Industrial Age,
when this city was pumping out
This unsub doesn't
leave anything to chance.
Are... Are you working on his case?
I'm so sorry.
Now, just close your eyes
and do the best that you can, okay?
- All right.
- Stay there.
Kiersten, where's Tony?
No, but I do think he's severely burned.
He's a young guy with a deformity.
Major insecurities come with that.
# He's got the whole world in his hands #
We're talking about hundreds of fires.
Not more than 40 minutes.
He might already be inside.
Look at volunteers with Detroit's Finest.
Just don't do anything stupid,
man, all right?
Twist of fate. The life he left behind
came back to haunt him.
He went on private property
and took Chris Edwards
Oh, God! Son of a bitch!
I can't do that tonight.
They coming after me.
- So I blew up those pictures.
- In one of them,
Leave Tracy alone. Kaman...
That man put his life on the line
to protect her.
He was married to Loretta Butler.
Hotch won't do anything to spin him.
This is all your fault.
- Go back upstairs.
- Wait a minute. Wait.
Aired 12 years ago - Oct 20, 2010
The team pursues a serial killer targeting families in the Midwest; Morgan receives a visit from Ellie after she runs away from her foster family.
Ellie, how did you get past
I didn't know where else to go.
I don't know.
and indivisible family.
The Bennett and Archer families?
tend to kill the children first.
The table's set for five.
after being stabbed multiple times.
which, I get the impression,
she has not done in many weeks.
with someone they didn't know well.
# You never say, hey #
Who is he?
Yeah, he's incapable of thinking
five minutes ahead.
Well, yeah. This woman was sick,
and she said she needed some air.
for boys who've been recently
released or escaped.
- Thank you so much.
- We'll bring you back in the morning.
10 kids fit our profile. That's great.
with a note pinned to their jacket.
Can we have soda
since he have a guest?
I'm at 515-555-0154.
Garcia said no, but she's still looking.
This is Brittany at Dr. Olsen's office.
I wouldn't do that.
It wasn't a game.
He just wanted to scare my mom.
There must be something
you like at school.
and his hometown was Newton, lowa.
and he's probably been kicked
out of school, maybe several.
You know, Zack, he's not
the goody-good boy you think he is.
I think you need love and attention.
Admit you can't stand me.
No, Garcia, we don't have time
for trial by error.
I have her cell phone.
What do you have on Mr. Sayer?
Then how are you sure?
Isn't that what you always tell me?
I can shoot a killer.
And I will, believe that.
so she moved back east for a while,
and she travels a lot.
and I thought, "I've done that to her."
Aired 12 years ago - Oct 13, 2010
The team searches for a serial killer who is preying on married couples; Hotchner looks to a team member to fill JJ's vacant role.
Albert Fish, lain Scoular,
Rossi and Reid,
will you handle the family interviews?
the family members already?
There's no chance for them to fight back.
- That was their day.
- So he was driven.
Well, top of his class at Harvard.
Is the FBI assisting the Akron police
in the Couple Killer case?
I looked everywhere,
and I couldn't find you,
We profiled from the interviews
that he's picking the husbands first.
in which contraception plays a key role.
You want me. You want me.
The wounds extend from his knees
to the soles of his feet.
What am I doing?
Am I crazy, or could this guy
be a swinger?
We've got a possible lead
in the husbands' gyms and health clubs.
What is this operating
system you're working?
And because of the repetition
of details at the crime scenes,
What else do you know about him?
is the consensual cheating.
he'll be compelled to destroy them
and anyone engaging in them.
Ms. Sanders, if the door was locked,
how did he get in?
Maybe he did this before.
and the password is "Maryann"
on all of his accounts.
- Interesting, right?
- I guess.
I know this is hard to hear,
Bob Atkins? Is it him?
He wanted guys to hit on me,
and then, when I'd show some interest...
and then you joined in.
Aired 12 years ago - Oct 06, 2010
When several women in Herndon, Virginia, are found murdered in a similar manner, SSA David Rossi reopens an unsolved cold case that has haunted him for a quarter of a century because he believes the original killer, who is suffering from Alzheimer's Disease, might have returned.
The body of 25-year-old Jenny Delilly
was found yesterday.
Do you think the Butcher's back?
It wasn't enough that he caused
his victims pain and suffering.
If there's anything I can do
to help you guys, let me know.
I don't pay you to be late.
I'll probably be dead.
It's not time.
Yes, she did. She's dead.
What did the M.E. Say?
I got additional units patrolling the area,
but it's too big.
was always a good day for me.
She was running, and...
Anna, our neighbor?
Bundy stopped using
his broken arm ruse.
She's got pretty hands.
It would explain how the Butcher's
able to abduct women.
Let's pull the files of the victims
that didn't leave a message.
It's been three damn weeks
since we've been hunting.
I don't do work like that.
George and Claire Bachner died
in a car accident when Karen was 19.
which is 6 miles from
where the victims were dumped.
He's got slides of all
the prior abduction sites.
So tell me,
where is your son, Mullens?
Now, where's your son?
You peed into your boxers
two minutes ago.
But you burned her so bad,
her family couldn't recognize her.
Every one of your father's victims
made a call,
Aired 12 years ago - Sep 29, 2010
While JJ attempts to reunite a family whose daughter has mysteriously disappeared, her BAU family braces for the loss of one of their own.
You'd think profilers would cover
better than that, wouldn't you?
Yes, you'll have them when you get there.
but there were no cameras
to confirm that.
I've kept them away from the suspects.
for the last 21/2 days.
We saw enough to know what happened.
When was that, Jeff, '95?
From what, Patty? From us?
Abandoned building. Fireworks.
Wow. Division I lacrosse player.
That's another hard lesson, isn't it?
Did anyone ask you?
See the way he shifted his weight
and cracked his neck?
she didn't stand a chance, did she?
You cannot keep going like this.
So what if they didn't do it?
- Love to.
- I'll take you to him.
Sydney Xavier Pearson.
all over that girl, but, uh,
Got you. Hung over, slept in.
Did Kate drink often?
Don't sit down. Don't sit down.
I think Kate didn't want
to fool around with your friend,
Pearson's charming enough
to pick up a good girl,
Well, that's unacceptable.
You think it's all an act?
You didn't want the search party
to find her,
I didn't... I didn't...
I mean, I didn't do that.
They found her. She's alive.
I'd like to think that...
Aired 13 years ago - Sep 22, 2010
The BAU team closes in on the serial killer as he continues his murder spree throughout Los Angeles - with Detective Spicer's kidnapped daughter as his hostage.
How long has Spicer's sister lived here?
Look at me.
Kristin, please, just try
to focus on remembering.
Kurz, we got here
as fast as we could.
The local bureau office
found us these satellite phones.
when it comes to family,
he's gonna kill her.
So how would he explain
what happened to him tonight?
an 8-year-old girl, as a hostage.
But this unsub doesn't
appear to be devolving.
So how the hell are we
supposed to find this guy?
# La la la la la la #
He didn't. He kept you alive.
Okay, uh, I'm agent Jennifer Jareau,
Kristin wanted me to tell you
He said they're still
in his house right now.
What's the matter? Scared?
and there's an APB on the car.
The murders we found
in Orange County in 1985,
So Nora Flynn was a prostitute
and a drug addict
Mom! Make him stop!
Uh, I've never done anything
like this at all ever,
If I... If I could somehow go back there
What I can do is tell you
what a mother should tell you...
that, yes, there are monsters,
He wants to talk to you.
I know more about you
than you know about yourself.