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"What Happens in Mecklinburg" is the twenty-first episode of Season Nine and the 207th overall of Criminal Minds.


A series of targeted abductions near Memphis have the BAU searching for a commonality between the missing persons and a motive that will lead them to the abductor. Meanwhile, Savannah vents her frustration to Morgan about the amount of traveling he does for his job.

Guest Cast[]

Referenced Criminals[]


  • "Little People" by The Procussions

Bookend Quotes[]

  • Spencer Reid: Albert Einstein said, "In matters of truth and justice, there is no difference between large and small problems, for issues concerning the treatment of people are all the same."


  1. Credited as "Susan Harrison", although this name was instead used for Sheila's deceased mother; this was most likely an error

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