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MAJOR CRIMES Season 4 Fall Episode Synopses

"Four of a Kind" – Monday, Nov. 2, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-DLV
Four wealthy one percenters are left for dead outside a hospital emergency room in a twisty- curvy murder that leads through an impossible list of suspects, including a high school daughter with her father's iPhone password, a diabetic chauffeur, the owner of several LA parking lots and a mysterious woman with great legs who trips up Lt. Andy Flynn on her way to Mexico. Meanwhile, Rusty pursues a taboo subject for his next story on "Identity."

Written by Ralph Gifford & Carson Moore
Directed by Rick Wallace

"Blackout" – Monday, Nov. 9, at 9p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-DLV
Jack Raydor (guest star Tom Berenger) is back again, defending a man who is attempting to withdraw a confession in the murder of his wife. A last-second video purporting to provide the defendant with an alibi alerts the Major Crimes team to the possibility of a conspiracy. Rusty interviews Slider, while Flynn is still living with Sharon due to his injury.

Written by Damani Johnson
Directed by David McWhirter

"Reality Check" – Monday, Nov. 16, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-DLV
Sharon and the team investigate a murder during the taping of a reality competition show pitting married couples against each other. The case has a profound effect on Sanchez, bringing back memories of his late wife. Meanwhile, Rusty meets Slider's lawyer, played by Greg Riikaart from The Young and the Restless.

Written by Michael Alaimo
Directed by Sheelin Choksey

"Taking the Fall" – Monday, Nov. 23, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-DLV
The Major Crimes team is called to investigate a follow up attack on a victim of road rage, as a business executive and his wife fall prey to a furious driver in a pickup truck. As Thanksgiving approaches, Flynn suffers a setback on his road to recovery. And Rusty finally gets the interview with Slider that he wanted.

Written by Jim Leonard & Nick Zayas
Directed by Stacey K. Black

"The Jumping Off Point" – Monday, Nov. 30, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-DLV
Sharon and the team investigate the murder of a young man pushed off the top of a parking structure who was somehow able to afford a high-end apartment without any visible means of support. Meanwhile, Lt. Andy Flynn suffers through the ministrations of an overly cheerful physical therapist.

Written by Jim Leonard & Nick Zayas
Directed by Nzingha Stewart

"Thick as Thieves" – Monday, Dec. 7, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-DLV
With Flynn on desk duty as he recovers from injuries, Sharon and the team investigate the murder of a fugitive diamond thief whose body was found by his bail bondsmen. Rusty is put in a tight spot when his relationship with Slider is discovered by Marianna’s brother.

Written by Kendall Sherwood
Directed by Jon Tenney

"#FindKayla" – Monday, Dec. 14, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-DLV
A professional baseball pitcher's daughter goes missing, and the Major Crimes team's investigation leads them to the very limits of the justice system. Rusty is put in an extremely awkward position as Slider approaches the last phase of his trial.

Written by Duppy Demetrius
Directed by David Harp

"Penalty Phase" – Monday, Dec. 21, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-DLV
Sharon and the team track an unhinged killer making his own film, with his victims as the stars as a new romance takes wing.

Written By Adam Belanoff
Directed by Michael M. Robin