Conclusion. Major Crimes inches closer to the enigmatic mastermind in the Dwight Darnell murders. Meanwhile, Buzz and Rusty's probe into the murder of Buzz's father comes to an unforeseen close.
At the trial of serial killer Dwight Darnell, six people are shot. The squad must put aside their personal feelings as their investigation takes them into darker territory. Meanwhile, Buzz meets with a possible lead in his father's and uncle's murders.moreless
Two British tourists get attacked during a Venice Beach robbery. An English journalist exploits their tragedy, in turn jeopardizing Los Angeles' big-bucks tourist industry. Also: Rusty's biological mother tries to make amends with him over her pregnancy.moreless
When Flynn shows Provenza and Buzz the house he is thinking of buying for him and Sharon they find a body in the pool.
LAPD Sex Crimes' detective is found murdered at the house belonging to a film company that produces adult movie videos. Buzz is still working through his father and uncle's murder files. Rusty hears some unexpected news about his mother.moreless
Homeless shelter volunteer Amanda Pond disappears while distributing hygiene packages. Buzz goes through unsolved old murder case of his father and uncle. Flynn thinks about selling his house and moving closer to Sharon and his daughter.moreless
Conclusion. A video wire elicits admissions, as seven murders are tied together and suspects are narrowed down to three, in the Season 4 finale. Also: Mark Hickman faces the truth about his past; and Provenza and Patrice resolve wedding issues.moreless
Part 4 of 5. The team continues to gather information about the past murders and how they tie in with the present ones. Meanwhile, Lt. Cooper and Amy find themselves in an unexpected gunfight.moreless
Part 3 of 5. Sharon sharpens attention on a former LAPD detective after another victim is found. Meanwhile, a potential gang war erupts with three more murders, and Tao unearths intriguing information about a notorious lawyer.moreless
A Russian diplomat's son is killed, leading Castle and Beckett to learn about international crime and foreign politics as Castle is tasked with keeping a Russian security officer busy.
A deranged killer makes his own film and his victims are the stars. Also, a new romance blooms.
A professional baseball player's daughter vanishes. Meanwhile, Slider approaches the final phase of his trial as Rusty is put in an awkward position.
The murder of a fugitive diamond thief is investigated. Meanwhile, Flynn goes on desk duty while recovering from injuries, and Rusty's relationship with Slider is uncovered by Marianna's brother.
A young man is pushed off the top of a parking structure. Mysteries deepen when it's discovered the victim lived in a luxury apartment without any visible means of support. Meanwhile, Flynn tangles with an overly cheery physical therapist.moreless
Flynn faces a medical emergency as Thanksgiving draws near. The team investigates a road rage incident that may have lead to murder.
A murder during the taping of a reality show is investigated by the team in a case that personally impacts Sanchez. Meanwhile, Rusty meets Slider's lawyer.
Jack Raydor (Tom Berenger) returns to defend a man trying to withdraw a confession in the slaying of his wife. A video soon emerges that may give the defendant an alibi while stirring up the possibility of a conspiracy. Also: Rusty interviews Slider.moreless
Four wealthy people are left for dead outside a hospital emergency room. Before long, a high-school daughter, a diabetic chauffeur, a parking-lot owner and an enigmatic woman all emerge as suspects. Meanwhile, Rusty pursues a taboo subject for a story.moreless
The division investigates an online video of a bloodied, half-naked man walking down a street with a gun. Meanwhile, Rusty learns that finding Alice's brother doesn't bring the closure he thought it would.moreless
A complex gangland shooting is investigated, and Det. Amy Sykes focuses on protecting the identity of a witness. Meanwhile, Rusty tries to manage new information about a case, and Flynn works up courage to take his relationship to the next level.moreless
Buzz's first night on duty as a reserve officer includes his discovery of a murder victim. The team must contend with a high strung host of characters in a lavish wedding. Rusty gets help in his investigation.moreless
A model's murder is caught on camera. Rusty's investigation into Alice's identity complicates matters for the prosecution.
A car chase results in a strange discovery. Rusty decides to try and identify a murder victim.
A double homicide coincides with Sanchez's return to the team.
Flynn tries to negotiate with a man holding on to the ledge of a bridge, only to discover horrifying information about the jumper. Meanwhile, old wounds surface when Rusty prepares an impact statement.moreless
A gang member is acquitted and released from custody, leading to criminal complications. Meanwhile, Rusty's crush visits the station.
Two teens are attacked at a party. Raydor worries when Rusty wants to delay starting college.
The body of a young woman is found in a storm drain. Cpt Raydor's adoption of Rusty is made official.
The star of a cop show becomes the prime suspect in the murder of a fan. The fact that Major Crimes member Mike Tao serves as a consultant on the show further complicates the case.moreless