Episode 205, "Assassin" Tue, Aug 26, 1|12c AM
SEASON 2, EPISODE 205 - Along with David Sinclair and new FBI Agent Colby Granger, Don discovers a secret code during a raid and enlists Charlie's help to crack it. Using an elaborate game theory model called "hide and seek," Charlie discovers that it is a plan for the assassination of a Columbian exile living in Los Angeles. Charlie and Megan combine their expertise and work closely together to try to prevent the murder from taking place. Elizabeth Pea guest stars as Sonya Benavides, Minister Counselor from Colombia.
SEASON 2, EPISODE 206 - A week-long series of counter-terrorism exercises are put to the test by Homeland Security in Los Angeles, but when the first one is violated by someone who releases a potentially lethal gas in the subway system, Don and his team are called in to find the culprit. Further investigation leads them to an unlikely suspect trying to prove a point about the city's lack of preparedness.
SEASON 2, EPISODE 207 - When the number of violent home invasions in an upscale neighborhood begins to escalate, Don and his agents are called in after it is discovered that the victims are being tracked through the GPS in their cell phones. To help solve the case, Charlie applies a data-mining procedure to find a link between the robberies and uncovers a connection between the victim's insurance and wireless companies which exposes a much larger operation. Meanwhile, a rival mathematician, Marshall Penfield, challenges one of Charlie's mathematical findings which makes Charlie question whether he is spending too much time working with the FBI and not enough time making strides in his own field. Colin Hanks ("Orange County") guest stars as Charlie's nemesis and fellow mathematician, Marshall Penfield.
SEASON 2, EPISODE 208 - Megan and a team of FBI agents bust a major methamphetamine lab, but lose the kingpin when he sets off a bomb and escapes, killing one of the agents under Megan's command. But when Charlie gets his hands on a computer hard drive left behind, he uncovers a disturbing photo and, against Don's wishes, pursues its origin.