Backstrom and the S.C.U. investigate when a participant in a performance-art festival is found dead, and the suspects are all creative artists involved with the event.
The body of a young woman is found in a storm drain. Cpt Raydor's adoption of Rusty is made official.
Young women begin to vanish from a popular nightclub, resulting in a territorial war between Major Crimes and the Special Operations Bureau. Meanwhile, Fritz Howard deals with poor health, and Rusty's mother struggles with personal issues.moreless
The team investigates the murder of an alleged rapist. Elsewhere, Rusty catches his mother in a lie and questions her motives.
The squad investigates the murder of a man recently released from prison. Tensions flare in the victim's neighborhood.
Booth and Brennan investigate the complicated case of a teenaged boy whose remains shine a light on a horrific school party involving an alleged rape and drugs, and family and friends who must face the reality of the victim's life. At the lab, Finn's involvement in a case full of falsehoods makes him revisit shielding Michelle from Cam.moreless
When a star tennis player is found beaten and stabbed to death after winning an important match, the CSI team must figure out who from her past and present might have had reason to kill her.moreless
Jane takes on the case of a woman who appeared on Ugly Duckling and makes the producer realize he made a mistake. Grayson arbitrate the case of two women and one who believes that her husband is reincarnated into a rat and the other lady just wants something back. Stacy opens a pakery, Grayson and Owen get to see who can play a good game of basketball.moreless
The team hunt a female fugitive, who may have been assisted by a prison volunteer.
Walter is asked to help an amateur magician find his assistant who vanished during a disappearing act. Walter and Leo, aided by Special Agent Green, find clues to a counterfeit money ring. Leo asks Isabel to help look after Willa.moreless
Castle and Beckett investigate the murder of an NYC subway worker found shot in Central Park. But, while investigating the murder they uncover the abduction of a young boy as well. The team must determine the motives behind the high stakes kidnapping in order to save the young boy's life.moreless
When the bowling team from Area 51 hits town, the long-standing rivalry-cum-war is reignited, and a prank goes horribly wrong. Now Carter not only has to mediate between Area 51 and the home team to prevent more destruction, but also deal with the consequences of the first prank: a blob with an insatiable appetite. Elsewhere, Duncan returns to plead his case to a resistant Lexi.moreless