Disambiguation: This page is about the episode. For the person, see Penelope Garcia

"Penelope" is the ninth episode of Season Three and the 54th overall of Criminal Minds.


As Garcia fights for her life, the BAU's search for her attacker leads the unit to believe the assailant could be someone close to the investigation.

Guest Cast

Referenced Criminals


  • "Virtually Happy" by Holly Golightly
  • "Heroes" by David Bowie

Bookend Quotes

  • Penelope Garcia: William Shakespeare wrote, "Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none."


Criminal Minds Episodes
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.