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"Hanley Waters" is the twentieth episode of Season Six and the 134th overall of Criminal Minds.


The BAU is called into Tampa to investigate spree killings that appear to be warm-ups for a bigger event. Meanwhile, each member is dealing with their feelings over the loss of Prentiss.

Guest Cast[]

  • Aaron Berger - Sam
  • Dianna Catterton - Joy
  • Chris Ivan Cevic - Surgeon
  • David Chisum - Don Chamberlain
  • Lynne Alana Delaney - Frightened Mom
  • Quinn Friedman - Damien Chamberlain
  • Allan Graf - Larry Connors
  • Mark Heidelberger - Officer Farraday
  • Louis Herthum - Chief Thiers
  • Preston James Hillier - Officer Gibbs
  • Jason E. Kelley - Paul Lyons
  • Zach Lewis - Bill
  • Angela Martinez - Reporter
  • Katherine Ann McGregor - Jennifer
  • Brandon Morales - Officer Sparks
  • Doug Simpson - Father
  • Andrew Stramel - Police Officer
  • Kelli Williams - Shelley Chamberlain

Referenced Criminals[]


  • "This Little Light of Mine" by Harry Dixon Loes

Bookend Quotes[]

  • Derek Morgan: Poet Antonio Porchia wrote, "Man when he does not grieve, hardly exists."


  • The episode title appears to be a reference to the real-life intersection of Hanley Road and Waters Avenue in Tampa.
  • Angela Martinez, the actress who portrayed a Reporter, also portrayed a Correspondent in an episode of Suspect Behavior.

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