The team hunts a hit man who is murdering his former clients. Meanwhile, Hotchner needs to fill a profiler position and interviews several candidates.
The team searches for JJ whilst uncovering the truth behind her time at the state department. They receive assistance from Emily Prentiss, who returns with vital information.
The BAU meets the new Section Chief and are in pursuit of an UnSub in Baltimore.
The Replicator makes his first mistake, and the team moves quickly to Philadelphia—where the victims are—to take advantage of their stalker's lapse.
In the first part of a two-part season finale, the BAU encounters a gang of bank-robbing serial killers in the nation's capital. As the team tries to negotiate the situation that is unfolding inside the bank, one of the team is taken hostage.moreless
Garcia asks the team for help after a woman in her survivors' support group disappears on the seventh anniversary of her daughter's disappearance.
The team members try to identify a stalker before he can attack a woman who is being stalked in Silver Spring, Maryland. Meanwhile, Hotch and Rossi are called as consultants on a possible battered woman syndrome murder case in Boston.moreless
While on their separate vacations, each member of the BAU receives a clue from a psychopathic killer who challenges them to save his next victim.