Season 5 opens with the murder of a female jogger. Meanwhile, Jane tries to hide her pregnancy from her nosy mother, and Maura and Frankie face the fallout from their kiss.
Following the death of her father, Mia doesn't know whether to trust Savino or Jack. And when Jack confronts Savino about setting him up to kill Rizzo, the two come to blows. Sheriff Lamb is prevented from doing his job when the FBI interferes. Dixon is head over heels for Hollywood starlet Viola. Tommy and Dixon discover Yvonne's singing talent.moreless
Olivia and her team must help a public figure in a compromising position. However, the team picks up the slack as Olivia deals with the ramifications of a jaw-dropping verdict. Cyrus and President Fitzgerald are left to deal with a foreign policy emergency.moreless
When a priest in found murdered, the investigation leads to an apartment leased under his name and containing many pictures of girls from the elementary school where he teaches. Brenda's heavy-handed tactics land her in hot water with not only the Church, but with Chief Pope whose orders she directly disobeys.
Meanwhile, Brenda's parents have arrived and the treatments Clay is receiving from Dr. Parr are having a positive impact on his health.moreless
The team travels to New Jersey where several people have been poisoned in Beachwood, one fatally, with LSD 10-20 times more potent than a common dose taken recreationally.