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"Risky Business" is the thirteenth episode of Season Five and the 104th overall of Criminal Minds.


The BAU is called to assist local authorities in rural Wyoming when four teenagers are found dead from apparent suicides that are linked to a game on the Internet.

Guest Cast


  • "Enemy" by Flyleaf

Bookend Quotes

  • Jennifer Jareau: "Life is a game. Play it. Life is too precious. Do not destroy it." - Mother Teresa
  • Jennifer Jareau: "Experience is a brutal teacher, but you learn. My God, do you learn." - C.S. Lewis


  • This episode was apparently based on the Japanese indie horror film Suicide Club, which also revolves around a wave of strange, unconnected suicide waves.

Criminal Minds Episodes