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"Run" is the twenty-fourth episode of Season Seven of Criminal Minds and the second of the two-part season finale and the 162nd overall.


As the BAU continues to pursue the bank robbers, the team determines that the suspects have a bigger target at D.C., and with one of the team still a hostage, they must work quickly to defuse an explosive situation. Also, wedding bells ring for one of the BAU, and Prentiss ponders over her future when an old acquaintance of hers makes her an enticing offer.

Guest Cast


  • "As It Seems" by Lily Kershaw
  • “Someday We’ll Move to a Small Farm (And Sit and Watch the Snow Fall)” by Linford Detweiler

Bookend Quotes

  • Emily Prentiss: "I've always heard every ending is also a beginning. We just don't know it at the time. I'd like to believe that's true."


  • This episode marks the final appearance of Paget Brewster as a series regular until her return in Season 12.

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