The case gets very personal when Hastings decides to make Marco's family his next victims. Graciela's confrontation with Charlotte regarding the trackers does not quite go as planned and Linder seeks Bob's guidance to help him in delivering some bad news.moreless
Six Months after LaGuerta's death, Deb has left the police force for private security. Dexter and Deb are barely speaking. A new serial killer dubbed "The Brain Surgeon" is in Miami. Dr. Evelyn Vogel, a psychiatrist known as the "sociopath whisperer" offers her help to Miami Metro. She may hold clues to Dexter's past.moreless
As Bullet wrestles with the truth, Sarah and Holder talk to the latest victim. Seward is confronted with his past.
Ted Jr reconnects with Tawney in the wake of his encounter with Daniel. Sen Foulkes pressures the DA for a new trial to put Daniel in jail again. Meanwhile the tension among the townspeople escalates and Amantha moves in to her own apartment. Daniel continues in his struggle to find peace with his freedom and faces the wrath of some locals.moreless
Daniel feels he is losing his grip on reality and takes a late night ride of odd circumstances. As he grows closer to Tawney he agrees to a baptism and Ted becomes more jealous.moreless
Trey Willis is questioned by the Sheriff about a missing witness, while the media turn Daniel and Janet's day in town into a circus.
Amantha worries about Daniel's safety as he explores the town and Ted Jr. is concerned for the family business. Meanwhile, Daniel's welcome home party causes tensions to run high.
Unknown to her husband, Tawney reaches out to Daniel as he retreats from the stress of recent events, while Amantha worries that the town anger could soon get to boiling point.
Everything is new to Daniel, computers, "smart" water and cell phones among them. As he continues to adjust, those around him must also deal with how his sudden return has upset their own lives and routines. While most are tentative in how they approach him, only his sister Amantha offers him unqualified love, support and protection.moreless
Linden and Holder close in on the murderer. Richmond's campaign gets ready for Election Day. The Larsen family tries to salvage their lives and get back some sense of order.