Detective Amaro shoots a 14-year-old boy while backing up a uniformed officer, and the new Mayor makes him an example of the new crack-down on police brutality. Meanwhile, Cragen has a surprise announcement.moreless
The Machine gives the team a new Number: Simmons, the corrupt HR officer that murdered one of their own. Meanwhile, Finch tries to stop a friend from going too far in their quest for vengeance.moreless
The Machine gives Finch Reese's Number as HR puts out a contract on the "Man in the Suit."
The Machine gives the team 38 Numbers, and they realize that someone is pitting HR against their Russian Mob allies with the intention to set off a war. Meanwhile, Carter's past with her ex-husband is revealed.moreless
The Machine gives Finch and Reese the Number of a hypnotherapist who is using his craft for personal gain. Meanwhile, Carter gets a lead on an antiquities dealer who could give her the means to bring down HR.moreless
While Reese and Finch deal with a new Number, Root abducts Sam to force her to help on a mission for The Machine.
An officer from the 12th precinct makes accusations of fraud and cover-ups against his precinct, but the results of his charges end up with him committed to a psych ward. The Internal Affairs Bureau asks SVU to assist in their investigation, and sends in Cassidy undercover. Cassidy's life may be in danger, though, when someone at the 12th wants to keep the status quo.moreless
The men come home but one is hurt. Holly is happy to have Tim home as he tries to adjust to life at home. Quincy’s army career could be over due to injury as his wife has to make money last. Gloria thinks her husband is gravely wounded goes to welcome back causing Patrick pain. Joan’s decision about the Army War College could end her marriage.
The Machine becomes increasingly erratic because of the computer virus, and Reese and Finch must find an elusive tech millionaire. Meawhile, Carter puts herself at risk when she tries to find Cal's killer.moreless
The newest Number is a famous cardiologist, but by the time Reese gets to the man, it's too late: he's already been given a slow-acting irreversible poison. While Reese and the doctor try to track down the man who poisoned him, Carter has a tough decision to make when IAB moves in on Fusco for the murder of his partner a year ago.moreless
While Carter tries to determine if her boyfriend is working with HR or not, Finch infiltrates a tech corporation to determine if their new Number is trying to help the company or hurt it.moreless
Denise decides to watch some children for a few army wives and later has to deal with the trouble they get into. Jackie worries that Kevin may be going back to work too soon meanwhile Joan gets some orders that she may not like. As news of an explosion travels through Fort Marshall Denise must not only find out exactly what happened but try to provide some comfort and reassurance that everybody is OK.moreless
While Carter deals with corruption within her own department, Reese and Finch help an elderly gambler and try to figure out why the mob wants him dead.
The squad helps keep Rollins' beaten and pregnant sister safe from her dangerous boyfriend. Unfortunately, the lines they cross trigger yet another IAB investigation that jeopardizes the team and may cost a detective's job.moreless
As the FBI renews their hunt for Reese, he and Finch try to help a sister of a dead soldier seeking justice for wronged veterans.
Reese and Finch must track a cab driver whose Number has come up... but they don't know if he's involved or if one of his passengers may be the intended victim or predator. Meanwhile, Simmons continues to put pressure on Fusco.moreless
Chuck's continued investigation into his father's dealings leads him to an unlikely event with Manhattan's elite. Serena and Steven decide to reveal their romantic histories. With The Spectator in jeopardy after Dan decides to publish elsewhere, Nate must make a difficult decision to keep it in business. Meanwhile, Georgina pushes Dan to choose a worthy person to date to boost his image.moreless
Reese must protect an investigative journalist without letting her know that he's around, for fear of blowing his and Finch's cover.
The wives get word that Fort Marshall will have a lot more room because of the joining with an air force base. Kevin believes the breakthrough he has could enable him to go back to his previous duties. The trips find out they have to redeploy early. Joan make a decision that could but will affect her career. Charlie and Nicole find another way they may be able to have children.moreless
Roxy and Trevor get ready to leave Fort Marshall; as Gloria returns to her duties at the Hump Bar. Sophie returns to find Kevin taken his anger over his handicap out on her. Roland is still in hot water over helping Marcus. Now Roland has to figure out why Joan is against it. Charlie wonders if she and Nicole will be parents.moreless
Kevin comes home with a lot of baggage that Jackie will have to deal with. Roland goes against Joan's wishes and begins to treat Marcus in secret. Trevor gets orders.
Roxy and Trevor argue over what he should do if he decides to leave the army early. Roxy's mom drops by. Jackie can't seem to control her daughter Sophie and is shocked at how easily her daughter can manipulate anybody. Denise's decision to become a nurse practitioner anchors frank. Nicole and Charlie hope Roland will do a favor for them. Gloria's marriages struggles take a sad turn, Roxy goes into labor.moreless