While Walt makes a breakthrough in the David Ridges case, Branch's conduct is worrisome. Henry has a setback in his trial. Vic decides what her future will be.
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
A farmer's death is investigated but a life insurance policy causes difficulties. Later, Sean gives Vic an ultimatum.
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.
Walt forms an unlikely alliance after Vic and Sean are kidnapped.
A man missing for 30 years turns up dead. Later, Henry makes a risky decision.
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.
Walt attempts to narrow the field of suspects in his wife's murder. Meanwhile, Branch's behavior causes trouble.
The team investigates the murder of an alleged rapist. Elsewhere, Rusty catches his mother in a lie and questions her motives.
Walt and the team search for missing teenage campers.
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.
Walt is asked to judge a pageant during an ongoing murder investigation. Meanwhile, Cady turns to an old friend for help.
Walt investigates the murder of a Russian adoptee. Meanwhile, Henry faces trouble in jail.
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.
Walt deals with the repercussions from Henry's arrest and Branch's shooting. Looking for the shooter proves complicated when Branch reveals who shot him.
In the electrifying mid-season finale, Pamela's discovery that John Ross has been sleeping with Emma ignites a firestorm at Southfork threatening not only their relationship, but Bobby and Ann's relationship as well. Christopher and Heather must deal with a drastic action taken by Bo. Elena and Nicolas' relationship is tested as Drew's arrival in Dallas continues to threaten their plans, and Emma takes a page out of her grandmother's playbook that ends in disaster. As cliffhangers build, lives and relationships are brought to the brink, setting the stage for showdown upon showdown.moreless
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.
The team must track a prisoner after concern over his mental state is found out. Rusty is evaluated to see if he has dealing with things ok.
Rusty puts his life in danger after feeling has to much police protection. The squad has to find a drug dealer who may have caused two brothers deaths and put more lives in danger.moreless
Walt and Branch investigate an apparent suicide that may be linked to Cady's accident. Walt and Henry must face up what took place in Denver when Detective Fales shows up with warrants.
Major Crimes is on alert to catch a killer fast. Sharon has choice to make and deal with what follows. Rusty is allowed to do more but he deals with more threats and not go to far.
A severed finger shows up at the station and Walt connects it to a new murder and a twenty year old armed robbery. Vic confides to Walt that she's being stalked.
The death of a prostitute brings back memories for Rusty. Major Crimes learns the killer may have done much more. How they solve the case causes problems for the judge.