An elite team of FBI profilers analyze the country's most twisted criminal minds, anticipating their next moves before they strike again. The Behavioral Analysis Unit's most experienced agent is David Rossi, a founding member of the BAU who returns to help the team solve new cases.
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Season 1Netflix | Rent or Buy
S01 E01Sep 23, 2005
Extreme Aggressor Sep 23, 2005 After a fourth woman goes missing in as many months, the team is brought in to track down the guy before he kidnaps again. Hotch is asked to secretly evaluate Gideon to see if he is ready to work full time again.
S01 E02Sep 29, 2005
Compulsion Sep 29, 2005 The team of investigators tries to capture a serial arsonist who has been terrorizing a college campus.
S01 E03Oct 6, 2005
Won't Get Fooled Again Oct 6, 2005 Gideon and his team track down a copycat bomber terrorizing a quiet community.
S01 E04Oct 13, 2005
Plain Sight Oct 13, 2005 The BAU team travels to San Diego to stop a rapist and murderer who commits his crimes in the middle of the day.
S01 E05Oct 20, 2005
Broken Mirror Oct 20, 2005 The BAU investigates the kidnapping of a U.S. District Attorney's daughter and determines the kidnapper isn't seeking money -- he's after her twin sister.
S01 E06Nov 3, 2005
L.D.S.K. Nov 3, 2005 The BAU is asked to identify a killer who is shooting at victims in broad daylight, and the team works with local law enforcement officers to recreate one of the shootings.
Season 2Netflix | Rent or Buy
S02 E01Sep 21, 2006
The Fisher King Part: II Sep 21, 2006 The BAU team continues to unravel the clues given to each of them by a psychopath in order to save his most recent victim. Gideon decides not to focus on the personal aspects of the case. Rather, he tells the team to profile the killer as they would in any other investigation. Reid stays behind to work on a personal connection that could solve the case as one member of the team fights for life.
S02 E02Sep 28, 2006
P911 Sep 28, 2006 A young boy who had disappeared a year ago turns up for sale by a child pornographer on an online auction in Cleveland. A former profiler who now heads the FBI's Crimes Against Children Unit asks Hotch and the BAU to help her save the boy's life before it's too late.
S02 E03Oct 5, 2006
The Perfect Storm Oct 5, 2006 The BAU has reason to believe a series of murders might have been committed by two people working as a team after the victims' families receive DVDs after each crime that includes psychological attacks.
S02 E04Oct 12, 2006
Psychodrama Oct 12, 2006 The BAU is called to investigate a series of bank robberies after it becomes evident the crimes are not based on money because the robber abuses his victims by forcing them to undress before he leaves the crime scene.
S02 E05Oct 19, 2006
The Aftermath Oct 19, 2006 The BAU investigates a serial rapist who had been attacking young women at religious schools in Dayton, Ohio and stopped for six weeks. He has resumed his attacks, but is now targeting a different demographic of women. Elle is to go undercover posing as a victim-to-be, but finds and stops the suspect before the operation is accomplished. After the suspect, who is revealed to be the rapist, is released due to lack of evidence, Elle, enraged over his actions, confronts him and eventually ends up shooting him dead in cold blood, with her Glock 38, although she seemingly claims self-defence for her actions.
S02 E06Oct 26, 2006
The Boogeyman Oct 26, 2006 The BAU travels to a small Texas community to investigate the murders of children. Meanwhile, Elle is having readjustment issues after being shot, and Hotch becomes worried about her when she misses a mandatory psych evaluation and isn't answering her cell phone.
S02 E07Nov 2, 2006
North Mammon Nov 2, 2006 After a man kidnaps three teenaged girls and locks them in a cellar, he tells them only two of them will live and they must choose which one will die. The BAU team takes the case when the mother of one of the girls travels to Quantico to ask JJ to intercede with the FBI on the girls' behalf.