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"Empty Planet" is the eighth episode of Season Two and the 30th overall of Criminal Minds.


The BAU travels to Seattle to identify and catch a serial bomber who is terrorizing the city by targeting centers of automated technology, and realize that the unsub is using a Sci-Fi novel as a guide.

Guest Cast

  • Tom Choi - Special Agent Nick Casey
  • Jamie Elman - Kenneth Roberts
  • Cheryl Francis Harrington - Doctor Betsy Brazier
  • Jennifer Jalene - Cassandra Atkins
  • Daniel Leary - Drew
  • Bunny Levine - Sylvia Cohen
  • Gabby Sanalitro - Martha
  • Gary Werntz - Doctor Emory Cooke
  • JoBeth Williams - Professor Ursula Kent

Referenced Criminals

Bookend Quotes

  • Jason Gideon: Robespierre wrote, "Crime butchers innocence to secure a prize, and innocence struggles with all its might against the attempts of crime."

Criminal Minds Episodes