Profiler - Season 3

NBC (ended 2000)




Episode Guide

  • What's Love Got to Do with It?

    Sam and Bailey work with FBI field agent Susan Marsh whom is tracking Robert Lee Gregg, a conservative civic leader in Atlanta whom is suspected in the killing of six gay men.

  • Las Brisas
    Las Brisas
    Episode 20

    Donald Lucas' trial begins as the team heads out to Mexico where in the small town of Las Brisas, women have been vanishing without a trace for the past year.

  • Grand Master (2)
    Grand Master (2)
    Episode 19
    Sam continues to study the case of Bryce Banks, a 13-year-old chess prodigy, whose life might still be in danger and deals with 'Pretender' Jarod (impersonating a police detective named Doyle), who previously helped rescue Bryce from kidnappers. Her fears are proven right when Bryce disappears. Sam and Jarod suspect the enigmatic Father (aka: Ronald Dain) is using the boy in his revenge plans by killing all the members of a top-secret project 20 years before involving brainwashing. Meanwhile, Sam grows more suspicious of Jarod's true origins and finally discovers his fugitive life status.moreless
  • Seduction
    Episode 18
    George and Sam go undercover as IRS agents at Borden & Associates, a management office in Palm Beach, Florida, because five of the clientele have been murdered with one finger from their left hand missing. As Sam profiles the most likely suspect, Bobby O'Hara, whom shows a strong interest in her, the firms shadowy security chief, Leo Cantrell, becomes suspicious of Sam's true identity. Meanwhile, Kevin Miller, an arrogant FBI agent working the case, complicates the investigation much to Bailey's worry for Sam's safety and Miller's indifference to otherwise, while John works with the local police detective, Lt. Cynthia Ford, in discovering the bodies.moreless
  • Three Carat Crisis
    Three Carat Crisis
    Episode 17
    Sam and Bailey get caught up in a jewel heist by a trio of mentally unbalanced crooks, named Randy, Kate and Stevie, that quickly turns into a hostage situation within the jewelry store. They struggle to profile the perpetrators and their relationships with one another before any lives are lost. While Sam tries to reason with the ringleader, Randy, to give up, John quarrels with the overzealous police commander outside who wants to catch or kill all the perpetrators even if it means that all hostages will be killed.moreless
  • Burnt Offerings
    Burnt Offerings
    Episode 16

    Sam and the team try to catch a mystic arsonist on the loose in Atlanta.

  • Spree of Love
    Spree of Love
    Episode 15
    A series of murders across the Southwest USA leads Sam and the VCTF team to an unlikely couple: a 32-year-old woman, Josie Wells, and a 16-year-old boy, Alex Lopez, who apparently abducted her from her child‘s soccer field in Boulder, Colorado. Sam figures out that the woman was apparently the victim of physical abuse as a child and has abandoned her unhappy and lonely married life and reliving her glory days with the boy she met on a counseling phone line. Meanwhile, Bailey tries to reason with his ex-wife, Janet, not to remarry for he feels she's throwing her own life away.moreless
  • Otis, California
    Otis, California
    Episode 14
    When Donald Lucas, the imprisoned Jack-of-All Trades killer, managed to hack onto the Internet, Bailey fears that he is communicating with a disciple. The investigation leads the VCTF to a small northern California town, named Otis, which is plagued by supersition and a series of Jack-of-All-Trade murders. With the assistance of the friendly but eccentric Sheriff Ed Post, Sam, Bailey and the team try to find the suspect. But George gets abducted by the suspect, whom is connected to a reclusive, wheelchair-bound professor, named Philip Mendez, whom is later found murdered. The search leads to an underground lab where Sam discovers her father once worked there for his government-sponsored mind-control experiments that Lucas had also worked on.moreless
  • Heads, You Lose
    Heads, You Lose
    Episode 13

    Someone is killing the young and beautiful in Florida's trendy South Beach, decapitating his victims and leaving their heads on public display.

  • Inheritance
    Episode 12

    People who seem to have nothing in common are being killed in the Southeast US, but Grace's autopsy yields that all the victims has the same rare blood type.

  • Where or When
    Where or When
    Episode 11

    A serial killer who kills with his bare hands leaves the bodies of his male victims at the Brown Derby, the Trocadero, and other Hollywood landmarks.

  • Ceremony of Innocence

    One of Sam's first profiles resulted in a man being sentenced to death. Ten years later when the man is about to be executed, murders begin happening that match the m.o. of the prior killings, leaving Sam feeling culpable for what might have been a deadly mistake.

  • All in the Family
    All in the Family
    Episode 9

    Fueled by the abuse they suffered as children, a brother and sister decide to save another child from the same unfortunate fate.

  • Home for the Homicide

    It's Party of Five run amok when the youngest member of an orphaned clan kills to keep his dysfunctional family together.

  • Perfect Helen
    Perfect Helen
    Episode 7

    Someone is George's hometown is stealing the corpses of young, recently decease Jewish woman, and George fears it is some form of Anti-Semitic vandalism.

  • The Monster Within
    The Monster Within
    Episode 6

    The VCTF is called in to assist in a stalled investigation, but Sam is leery to intercede, as her friend and former lover, Michael Westmore, is leading the investigation.

  • The Sum of Her Parts

    Years of verbal and physical abuse take a deadly toll when its victim lashes out against his abuser. Unable to kill the actual perpetrator, his mother, the deranged man strikes those who remind him of the wretched woman.

  • Double Vision
    Double Vision
    Episode 4

    Twelve residents of a small Alabama town have mysteriously disappeared. When one of the missing is found dead, the VCTF begins an investigation.

  • Do the Right Thing
    Do the Right Thing
    Episode 3
    A killer who castrates the victims seems to be driven by feelings of public duty and legal responsibility. John gets into trouble through no fault of his own for something that appears in the press about the case.
  • Cravings
    Episode 2
    The team investigates a serial rapist-turned-murderer in Illinois, whose sporadic timing of the attacks puzzles Sam as well as the connection between his victims whom are left in the woods. Sam figures out that the killer is an angry and frustrated married man taking out his rage and frustration on about-to-be-wed women. Meanwhile, with Jack-of-All-Trades (Donald Lucas) finally captured and imprisoned, Sam begins searching for a new house for her and Chloe.moreless
  • Coronation
    Episode 1

    The day after Jack's clever escape from the prison after Sam unsuccessfully tried to bait him and she killed Sharon instead, Sam must look into herself in order to find him. Everything seems to point to her childhood which reveals that Jack has apparently stalked her all his life. Then, Jack abducts an infant, and tries to lure Sam into finding him in which the VCTF learns Jack's real identity (so it seems).