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"Rusty" is the seventh episode of Season Fifteen and the 321th overall of Criminal Minds.


Prentiss evaluates her relationship with Mendoza as the BAU travels to Denver to investigate several murders.

Guest Cast

Referenced Criminals

Bookend Quotes

  • Emily Prentiss: "History has a way of altering villains so that we can no longer see ourselves in them." – Adam Serwer
  • Emily Prentiss: "We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us." - Joseph Campbell


  • The closing bookend quote recited by Prentiss was previously recited by Reid in the Season Nine episode "Demons."

Criminal Minds Episodes