The team identifies their murder victim as a rapist with a long list of enemies. Meanwhile, Provenza's relationship with Patrice moves forward.
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.
Phillip Stroh is back and demands a new deal in exchange for information regarding a current, horrific murder.
Sanchez is scrutinized when his mother's caregiver is murdered. Elsewhere, Jack arrives at Sharon's condo and acts recklessly, forcing Rusty to take action.
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
The team investigates a bank robbery connected to the death of two Santas. Raydor's children visit and uncover unsettling news about their dad.
A gang member is acquitted and released from custody, leading to criminal complications. Meanwhile, Rusty's crush visits the station.
A former teen star is found beaten to death on Skid Row. Flynn's daughter is under the impression he and Raydor are in a serious relationship.
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.
Young women begin to vanish from a popular nightclub, resulting in a territorial war between Major Crimes and the Special Operations Bureau. Meanwhile, Fritz Howard deals with poor health, and Rusty's mother struggles with personal issues.moreless
The entire team works overtime to solve the murder of a man running illicit computer site. Meanwhile, Sharon is shocked at her son Ricky's strong opposition to her adopting Rusty.
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
When SWAT discovers an elderly couple executed in their home, the investigation soon reveals that two children may have been abducted. Meanwhile, Chief Taylor has an offer for Fritz.
A homeless and nameless teenage girl's remains are found in a garbage can in an upper class neighborhood. Meanwhile, Sharon has a proposal for her husband.
A murder in a hotel room is investigated in a case that comes with potential international repercussions. Elsewhere, Rusty mulls over how to share a big secret with the squad.
The team investigates the murder of an alleged rapist. Elsewhere, Rusty catches his mother in a lie and questions her motives.
A wannabe detective helps the division probe the slaying of a dog that was left a $20 million estate by his deceased owner. As the squad digs deeper into the case, suspicions rise about the death of the dog's wealthy master.moreless
The squad investigates the murder of a man recently released from prison. Tensions flare in the victim's neighborhood.
Family secrets surface when a father and his two children go missing in the Season 3 opener. Also: Trust issues come into play when Rusty takes suspicious trips on his own.
Rusty finally takes the stand to testify against Philip Stroh. At the same time the team does everything they can to catch the man who sent Rusty those threatening letters.
Rusty is put to the test to see if he can help the team find out who is writing letters to him. The squad is in a race to find a killer fast.
The squad has to find out why the owner of a used car lot died and Rusty is trying to help find the person stalking him and Sharon.
Major Crimes has to find what a congressman's son was in a bad neighborhood, Rusty finds how each member of the team joined the police.
Squad's investigation of the murder of a baseball scout who was found dead in his RV unfolds a complicated kidnapping scheme. Meanwhile, Rusty talks to Dr. Joe about his mom.
The team’s crime scene gives them unexpected things,Flynn can’t keep his mind on the job. Rusty doesn’t trust Emma.