Season 12 Episodes

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Surface Tension

Season 12, Episode 11 - Air Date: 2/1/2017
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Seek and Destroy

Season 12, Episode 10 - Air Date: 1/11/2017
From CBS: The BAU team investigates a series of home invasions in upscale neighborhoods in San Diego involving casualties.
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Profiling 202

Season 12, Episode 9 - Air Date: 1/4/2016
From CBS: As Rossi conducts a profiling course on his birthday, he receives a call from his serial killer nemesis, Tommy Yates (Adam Nelson), telling him the location of his latest victim.
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Season 12, Episode 8 - Air Date: 12/7/2016
From CBS: The BAU team heads to Yakima, Wash., after the remains of a dozen people are found along a creek bed.
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Mirror Image

Season 12, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/30/2016
From CBS: The BAU team opens an investigation when a man who fully believes he's Dr. Tara Lewis' (Aisha Tyler) brother arrives in town, knowing everything about her and her family, and she is unable to make contact with her real sibling.
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Elliott's Pond

Season 12, Episode 6 - Air Date: 11/16/2016
From CBS: When three children disappear while riding their bikes on the same path as a similar unsolved disappearance 30 years ago, the BAU team comes in to investigate.
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The Anti-Terrorism Squad

Season 12, Episode 5 - Air Date: 11/9/2015
From CBS: The BAU investigates if bullying may be the link between two high school students who are the sole survivors after both of their families are killed.
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Season 12, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/26/2016
From CBS: The BAU team searches for a serial killer along the Appalachian Trail in rural Virginia.
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Season 12, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/12/2016
From CBS: The BAU welcomes back Emily Prentiss (Paget Brewster) as they are called upon to investigate the disappearance of three women.
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Sick Day

Season 12, Episode 2 - Air Date: 10/5/2016
From CBS: When JJ arrives home shaken after a rough case, she breaks down and tells her husband about the abduction of two children.
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The Crimson King

Season 12, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/28/2016
From CBS: Agent Luke Alvez (Adam Rodriguez) joins the BAU team, which is tasked with capturing a killer who escaped prison with 13 other convicts at the end of last season.