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"Natural Born Killer" is the eighth episode of Season One of Criminal Minds.


What the Organized Crime Unit believes to be a mob hit, the BAU comes to believe is a serial killer connected to dozens of murders. The case escalates when an undercover agent of the OCU vanishes, possibly taken by the killer.

Guest Cast

Referenced Criminals


  • "Let's Do It (Let's Fall in Love)" by James Darren
  • "Ain't That a Kick in the Head?" by Dean Martin
  • "Tied" by Mary Arden Collins

Bookend Quotes

  • Jason Gideon: Hemingway wrote, "There is no hunting like the hunting of man, and those who have hunted armed men long enough and liked it, never really care for anything else."
  • Jason Gideon: Carl Jung said, "The healthy man does not torture others. Generally, it is the tortured who turn into torturers."

Criminal Minds Episodes