A high-stakes gambler's remains are discovered in an industrial shredder, but Booth's history of addiction comes into play when he and Brennan investigate the world of underground poker. Meanwhile, Hodgins invents a lab-related product; and Brennan and Booth get some exciting family news.moreless
A miniature-golf star's death reveals the sport's highly competitive nature. Meanwhile, Brennan is afraid that her dad is dabbling in crime again; and Wendell asks Hodgins to help him fix his girlfriend's family heirloom.moreless
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.
Brennan and Booth investigate after a former convict's body is found in bits and pieces. As they focus on picking apart his post-prison life, they realize that his past may be the lead to the murderer. Elsewhere, Vaziri must decide whether to return to Iran for a dying relative, or stay in the US as Cam prefers.moreless
The S.C.U. investigates the death of a young female sex surrogate in Portland's Rose Garden. Meanwhile, Backstrom hears unsettling news about his mother.
A teacher is found dead in an abandoned bookstore, and her coworkers and students are suspects. Meanwhile, "squintern" Jessica Warren teaches Brennan some tricks of the Twitter trade when her publisher encourages her to embrace social media to reach more fans.moreless
A body in a tree sends the team into the world of psychics and fortune-tellers, with Avalon Harmonia along as interpreter. Meanwhile, as Sweets' birthday approaches the team copes with his loss. Elsewhere, Christine's imaginary friend means Booth and Brennan must agree on how to deal with her creativity.moreless
Evidence in the investigation into a hit-and-run that left a wealthy woman dead points to vehicular homicide and uncovers a controversy involving her charitable work. Meanwhile, Backstrom's unhealthy habits disturb his doctor and his ex-fiancée.moreless
An oil-pipeline explosion in Backstrom's childhood hometown looks to be the work of ecoterrorists, and brings back his estranged father, Sheriff Blue Backstrom, to assist in the investigation. The father-son reunion reopens old wounds, and a late-night visit from Everett's former fiancée further complicates his personal life.moreless
The investigation into the murder of a Chinese fortune teller in Portland's Chinatown leads the unit to a laundry service that appears to be a front for illegal gambling activities.
The unit is under the gun and has only three days to rescue a teenage girl abducted by an online predator, and the case hits close to home for Backstrom, who is jarred by the girl's resemblance to a victim of an unsolved case that dogged him seven years ago. Meanwhile, Det. Sgt. John Almond's church stares down eviction after he missed the last three rent payments.moreless
Backstrom considers the murder of a drag queen and blogger, who's a prominent member of Portland's LGBT community, a hate crime, and the case takes a surprise turn when Backstrom's gay tenant becomes a suspect. Meanwhile, Backstrom is pulled before the Civilian Oversight Committee as the result of his shooting a suspect in a previous case. To complicate matters, his former fiancée is in charge of the group.moreless
The unit investigate when a youth pastor is murdered in the church, and there is suspicion the killing could be the work of a cult. Meanwhile, the Chief of Police recruits Backstrom's former fiancée to run a newly formed Civilian Oversight Committee tasked with investigating questionable conduct within the bureau.moreless
An arson investigator enlists the S.C.U.'s help after a firebug's latest crime gets escalated to attempted murder when it involves a family. Although evidence points to a local, Backstrom believes it may be someone who's the least likely suspect. Meanwhile, Valentine tries to help helps Niedermayer recover stolen evidence.moreless
Crime series about the troubled but brilliant Det. Lt. Everett Backstrom, who returns from exile to run a special-crimes unit in Portland, begins with the investigation into a college student's suicide, which may actually have been a homicide. Later, Backstrom bangs head with his doctor, who promises to fail him on his physical if he doesn't start making better dietary choices.moreless
The show's 200th episode is an homage to Alfred Hitchcock's films that takes place in 1950s Hollywood, where LAPD detective Brennan teams up with jewel thief Booth when the latter is framed for the murder of a wealthy socialite. Directed by series star David Boreanaz.moreless
The investigation of the murder of a college psychology professor reveals some controversial social experiments on his grad students, which lead to a long list of suspects. Meanwhile, Booth is shackled by online traffic school; and Wendell deals with his feelings about a nurse who's involved with his chemotherapy treatments.moreless
A crossword-puzzle master's remains are found in an urban fracking site, but the search for the killer among his rivals reveals the deceased was suffering from a mental illness at the time of his death. Meanwhile, a pregnant Daisy gets a boost from her doula in her time of need.moreless
A hedge-fund trader's remains are found under a merry-go-round, and the victim's boss emerges as the prime suspect, but Aubrey is troubled by an emotional connection to the case. Meanwhile, Christine curses for the first time, and Brennan and Booth don't agree on what to do about it.moreless
A maid is murdered and her remains are found by the side of the road, and her wealthy former employer is a suspect, but the investigation takes a surprising turn when the team discover the deceased may have entered the U.S. illegally. Meanwhile, Arastoo prepares his dissertation for Brennan's approval, which coincides with talk of marriage between Cam and Arastoo.moreless
Brennan gives a keynote speech at a convention for forensic scientists, who are all eager to help when the remains of a body are discovered in a stairwell, but the Jeffersonian team are stunned when Hodgins becomes a murder suspect. Meanwhile, Brennan has an encounter with a rival; and Wendell returns to work with an update on his health.moreless
The team investigates after a body is found in a river. The wealthy games designer who was prone to manipulating friends, greatly increases the suspect pool that must be cleared. Elsewhere, Brennan and Booth plan for Christine's future.moreless
The remains of a right-wing radio host are found in a storm drain, and the investigation reveals some surprising extracurricular activities that narrow the search for suspects. Meanwhile, Agent Aubrey tries to get Booth to trust him, and Brennan worries about her husband's state of mind.moreless
Special Agent Aubrey helps the team with their quest to dig into a government conspiracy that goes back decades and find out who framed Booth for murder, but the case takes a surprising turn with the discovery of DNA evidence that's linked to the scandal.moreless
The team tries everything to get Booth out of jail and find the person who set him up. But it may put one of them in danger.
Booth's meeting with a conspiracy blogger is cancelled due to the man's death, and the Jeffersonian takes on the case. However, the investigation, with its ties to the Ghost Killer and a growing conspiracy, challenges Booth and puts his job and prospects in jeopardy.moreless
The remains of a swim coach at a community college are found at the bottom of a well, and the investigation reveals he may have been having an affair. Meanwhile, Booth prepares to testify before a Congressional subcommittee.moreless
Remains in a national park belong to a daughter of the wealthy McNamara family, and the investigation reveals she may have been murdered by the Ghost Killer and had a connection to a previous victim.moreless
A previously cryogenically frozen woman is found in a swamp, which leads the team to a cryogenic preservation facility. Elsewhere, Cam prepares to meet Arastoo's parents and Booth could get a life changing promotion.moreless