The team investigates a violent homicide with conflicting evidence. Maura must deal with her recently paroled grandfather. Jane and Casey's big decision is career versus relationship.
The team investigates the death of a mock trial advisor. Jane's concerned Angela is hiding financial problems, especially given her current obsession about selling brownies. Tommy finds a lawyer to settle his claim.moreless
A late night amateur drag race that turned deadly has Jane suspecting a cover up for drug trafficking but Lt. Martinez isn't offering much help.
While preparing to make a presentation about Charles Hoyt at a law-enforcement symposium, Jane and Maura find themselves up against another serial killer.
Frankie Jr. becomes caught up with a murder case involving a youth hockey league. At odds with Hope, Cailin ask Maura if she can stay at her house but Maura soon discovers she is unprepared to deal with a teenager.moreless
Jane's preoccupied with Lt. Martinez's favoritism for the drug unit rather than on the case at hand involving the hit and run of a popular high school teacher.
After spilling hot coffee on a stranger, Jane's day goes from bad to worse when a video of the incident goes viral. The team investigates a murder that involves a conspiracy theorist.
Hope provides some insight for Maura as Paddy's murder trial begins. But when Maura and Jane figure out a secret about Paddy and Hope, she must decide which side she's on. Korsak talks about Cavanaugh's tragic past.moreless
With the evidence piling up, Jane tries to both protect Maura and investigate when Maura's date turns up dead and Maura can't remember anything about their evening together.
While TJ's christening is marred when a body is found in the church, Lydia's fiancé threatens to take custody of TJ which doesn't set well with Jane. Department budget cuts has everyone on edge.moreless
Jane's annoyed when a former colleague returns as the new lieutenant of the drug unit. But her investigation into the murder of a journalism student forces her to deal with him. Maura investigates Hope when Cailin comes to her with some information.moreless
Family issues and politics take center stage after a community parade turns deadly. Maura struggles with her own family issues. Casey makes a surprise visit along with some shocking news.
Hope comes to Maura with an apology and to ask a favor while Jane worries about Casey's upcoming spinal surgery. Tommy shows off baby T.J. but is soon overshadowed when a building collapses and traps loved ones inside.moreless
Jane and Maura work to track down the killer of a man stabbed during his alma mater's car wash fundraiser. Surprising news brings Frost's mother to town and Casey bumps into Jane.
When a microbrewer is murdered, the virtual world and real world meet head-on. Jane and the rest of the team mentor underprivileged teenagers. Angela starts a new romance.
The team investigates when a suicide may not be how it appears. Frost decides to review an old murder case. Angela's new romance isn't a secret anymore.
When a man dies from poisoning after eating breakfast in the Division 1 Cafe, Jane and the team search for the source. Korsak meets up with one of his ex-wives. Tommy wants proof that he's the biological father when Lydia returns to take back the baby.moreless
Jane and Maura investigate the death of a woman who is found inside a statue. The squad gets a new homicide detective. After disappearing from Boston, Dennis returns to woo Maura back. Lydia goes into labor.moreless
A boy band star that Jane and Frankie grew up with returns for a show and ends up murdered. Jane and Maura try to figure out whether it's time to tell Angela the truth about Lydia's pregnancy, especially since Angela is planning to throw a baby shower.moreless
The latest investigation for the detectives involves a bride who was murdered immediately preceding her nuptials. Angela, Frankie and Frost focus their attention on Jane's new neighbor.
The detectives investigate the murder of two psychiatrists who were also husband and wife. A medical examiner attending a seminar offers to help Jane and Maura. A pregnant stranger may have something in common with the Rizzoli family.moreless
Jane and Maura are called upon to investigate the death of a financier found jammed into a trashcan. Maura makes a more meaningful connection with Dr. Hope Davis and her half-sister.
Jane attempts to find a way for Maura to meet her biological mother, Dr. Hope Martin. Angela becomes involved in a political campaign. A nun from Jane and Frankie Jr.'s past returns.
Jane and Maura are faced with a puzzle when the bodies of young professional woman dressed as dolls are being found on the public transit system. Angela has some new ideas for the café. Jane learns about Casey's injury.moreless
An unusual meeting with a guy named Dennis shows Maura in a new light. Jane has mixed emotions when Casey returns.
Everyone is caught in the middle between Jane and Maura as tensions rise, but when a college student dies they put aside their feelings to work together. Angela gets upsetting news from Frankie Sr.moreless
Since the shooting of Paddy Doyle, Jane and Maura's friendship has become strained. Internal Affairs is investigating and Jane's relationship with Agent Dean comes to light.
Jane and Maura investigate whether arson played any role in the death of a firefighter killed in a warehouse fire. Not too long after, a hit-and-run complicates the case. FBI Agent Gabriel Dean returns eager to renew his relationship with Jane.moreless
When a performer's mother is killed at a dance competition, Jane and the rest of the team are called on to investigate. A police officer is shot and Korsak's stepson is the prime suspect.moreless
Jane takes Maura to her high-school reunion but they end up working a case when a former classmate is found dead. Korsak's ex-wife pays him a visit while an old flame of Jane's returns.moreless