On the Next Criminal Minds:
Episode 715, "A Thin Line" Tonight 8|7c

Episode Guide

 

A THIN LINE

Tonight 8|7c

SEASON 7, EPISODE 715 - A formerly affluent suburban community in Californias inland empire is hit hard by a series of brutal home invasions and murders. At first, it appears as if the killings are gang related the bodies of young black men with drugs in their system are found dead in the houses of the murdered families. But the BAU soon comes to the realization that these scenes are elaborately staged - someone is trying to incite a race war. With the local mayoral race heating up, the teams first lead is to look at the staff of a candidate who is using the killings to successfully push a campaign of racism and fear.

A FAMILY AFFAIR

Tonight 9|8c

SEASON 7, EPISODE 716 - Haunted by a car accident that left him paralyzed from the waist down, a twenty-five-year-old man acts out his sexual frustrations by murdering prostitutes. The BAU team travels to Atlanta in order to work the case and soon deduce that the UnSub theyre tracking isnt' acting alone. As the kills start to increase in boldness and frequency, we learn that the UnSubs parents are complicit in his crimes. Driven by guilt, they have taken to hunting down victims for their son to slay in the hopes that he'll walk again.

FOUNDATION

Tonight 10|9c

SEASON 7, EPISODE 718 - When a frightened, emaciated young boy is found in the Arizona desert, the BAU begins their search for the kidnapper. Their search intensifies when the team learns that another young child was taken from his neighborhood in Flagstaff just hours before the first boy was discovered. While Morgan bonds with the recovered child in the hopes that he will be able to identify his tormentor, the rest of the team investigates the claims of a woman who says that she glimpsed a similarly captured child thirty years prior.

HEATHRIDGE MANOR

Thu, Sep 18, 7|6c

SEASON 7, EPISODE 719 - The BAU are called to Oregon in order to investigate body of a young woman that was found displayed in Shakespearian garb inside a burned out insane asylum. When another woman falls victim to the same type of ritualistic murder, the team begins to suspect that the UnSub might be a Satanist. In truth, they are chasing a delusional man who is attempting to fulfill the wish of his equally delusional mother to rid the world of Satans brides.