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"The Crossing" is the eighteenth episode of Season Three and the 63rd overall of Criminal Minds.


The team members try to identify a stalker before he can attack a woman in Silver Spring, Maryland. Disturbing secrets emerge, meanwhile the lady’s dog is stolen, but returned and rescued. During this time, Hotch and Rossi are called as consultants on a possible murder case involving battered woman syndrome in Boston by a highly unconvinced prosecutor.

Guest Cast

Referenced Criminals

Bookend Quotes

  • Emily Prentiss: Author Christian Nestell Bovee once wrote, "No man is happy without a delusion of some kind. Delusions are as necessary to our happiness as realities."
  • Jennifer Jareau: Susan B. Anthony said, "A woman must not depend on the protection of man, but must be taught to protect herself."


Criminal Minds Episodes