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"The Itch" is the fourth episode of Season Ten and the 214th overall of Criminal Minds.


When a body is discovered in Atlanta covered in scratches, the BAU finds that this death and subsequent murders could be linked to a man suffering from an obsessive skin disorder.

Guest Cast


  • "Black Lemon" by Generationals
  • "Silver Light" by Trampled by Turtles
  • "Gold on the Leaves" by Luluc

Bookend Quotes

  • Aaron Hotchner: "What's the matter, you dissentious rogues, that rubbing the poor itch of your opinion make yourselves scabs?" – William Shakespeare
  • Jennifer Jareau: "Getting rid of a delusion makes us wiser than getting hold of a truth." – Ludwig Börne


Criminal Minds Episodes