Cold Case Season 3
S03 E01Sep 25, 2005
Family Sep 25, 2005 When a young girl is contacted by a man claiming to be her father, Det. Rush and her team reopen a 1988 case of a teenaged boy, killed on the same night the girl was born.
S03 E02Oct 2, 2005
The Promise Oct 2, 2005 Lilly re-opens the case of young girl, an overweight college freshman named Laurie, who died in a fraternity house fire in 2004. The fire was deemed accidental at the time, but a cell phone photo e-mailed from the girl's phone just moments before her death prompts a closer examination.
S03 E03Oct 9, 2005
Bad Night Oct 9, 2005 The 1978 murder of a young man is re-opened after the victim's mother finds a letter suggesting that his death wasn't random.
S03 E04Oct 16, 2005
Colors Oct 16, 2005 Det. Rush re-opens the 1945 case of a baseball player, bludgeoned to death with his own bat.
S03 E05Oct 23, 2005
Commited Oct 23, 2005 In 1954, 9-year-old Otis Petrowski last saw his mother in a mental institution. Now over 50 years later, after the death of an elderly woman who had been using Otis' mother's identity, Det. Rush sets out to discover what happened to the boy's real mother.
S03 E06Nov 6, 2005
Saving Patrick Bubley Nov 6, 2005 When a mother of five loses her fourth son to gang violence, Lilly sets out the save the youngest, reopening one of her first cases on the homicide squad.
S03 E07Nov 13, 2005
Start-Up Nov 13, 2005 Lilly re-opens the 1999 case of a young, healthy woman who nevertheless died of a heart attack. In the late 1990's, she was briefly an Internet millionaire, but due to bad business decisions, her dot.com company eventually went bust.
S03 E08Nov 20, 2005
Honor Nov 20, 2005 When a box filled with POW support bracelets is found in an abandoned drug den, Det. Rush re-investigates the 1972 shooting of Carl, a veteran of the Vietnam War.
S03 E09Nov 27, 2005
A Perfect Day Nov 27, 2005 When a fisherman finds evidence of a young girl's death washed up on a shore in New Jersey, Lilly re-opens the 1965 case of 4-year-old child who had a seemingly abusive mother.
S03 E10Dec 18, 2005
Frank's Best Dec 18, 2005 The team re-opens the 2001 case of a robbed and murdered deli owner when the brother of the man convicted of the crime brings forth new evidence, suggesting the man may have been wrongfully accused.
S03 E11Jan 8, 2006
8 Years Jan 8, 2006 Four close high school friends each went their separate ways in 1980. Eight years later, in 1988, one of them was murdered. The homicide team receives a tip about the murder, prompting a re-investigation of the case and an examination of the friends' lives, hopes and dreams after high school.
S03 E12Jan 15, 2006
Detention Jan 15, 2006 When a note connected to a supposed suicide is found, the team re-opens the 1994 case of a high-school kid who fell from the roof of the school building after having served detention. In 1994 the death was deemed a suicide, but the newly-found note indicates that the victim might have been fearing for his life.
S03 E13Jan 29, 2006
Debut Jan 29, 2006 Lilly re-opens the 1968 case of an 18-year-old girl who died -- apparently accidentally -- at the night of her debutante ball. Now her mother comes forth with new evidence when a local art dealer is accused of murdering his wife in the same manner the girl died.
S03 E14Feb 26, 2006
Dog Day Afternoons Feb 26, 2006 The case of a female bank teller shot to death in her work in 2000 is reopened when the same bank is robbed again by perpetrators wearing identical masks and equipped with identical weapons as six years earlier.
S03 E15Mar 12, 2006
Sanctuary Mar 12, 2006 The 1998 case of a female drug smuggler is re-opened. The woman was involved with Scotty at the time he was working undercover on a high-profile drug case, and he has been keeping it a secret from the team for all these years.
S03 E16Mar 19, 2006
One Night Mar 19, 2006 Lilly and the cold case team will have to decode the clues given by a twisted killer in order to save the life of a young boy who has been left to die alone. But first they must find the boy and for that they need to dig a little deeper into their own pasts.
S03 E17Mar 26, 2006
Superstar Mar 26, 2006 When a poison-soaked towel turns up at the station, Lilly re-opens the 1973 case of a murdered female college tennis star.
S03 E18Apr 2, 2006
Willkommen Apr 2, 2006 The team re-opens the 2002 case of a murdered amateur actor when the owner of a local community theater finds a gun hidden inside prop furniture.
S03 E19Apr 9, 2006
Beautiful Little Fool Apr 9, 2006 Lilly re-opens the 1929 case of a woman found dead in a ravine on Christmas Day when the victim's great-granddaughter comes in asking for help. Meanwhile, Lilly's estranged mother shows up, hoping to re-connect with her daughter.
S03 E20Apr 16, 2006
Death Penalty: Final Appeal Apr 16, 2006 The 1994 case of a raped and murdered 16-year-old girl is re-opened when Det. Jeffries gets a call from a prisoner on death-row -- scheduled to be executed in just three days.
S03 E21Apr 30, 2006
The Hen House Apr 30, 2006 The 1945 case of a murdered newspaper reporter is reopened when new evidence suggests that the woman was thrown in front of a passing train by someone she knew.
S03 E22May 7, 2006
The River May 7, 2006 When a new witness steps forward, Lilly and the team are prompted to re-open the 1984 shooting of a respected and beloved ER doctor who had a secret he had been hiding from his family.
S03 E23May 21, 2006
Joseph May 21, 2006 When the victim's credit card is suddenly used a year after his death, Lilly re-opens the 2005 case of a counselor at a teens' rehab center who was shot to death just two weeks before he was scheduled to testify in a murder case. During the probe, Lilly feels a strange connection to the victim, and her personal attachment may end up jeopardizing the case.