Season 1

Episode Guide


S1 E1
Sep 22, 2004
The team finds three young women, all of whom appear to have been brutalized in the same way.

Creatures of the Night

S1 E2
Sep 29, 2004
Junkie Jordy Thompkins was shot dead in an alleyway, but the bullet that killed him is missing.

American Dreamers

S1 E3
Oct 6, 2004
After a skeleton is found on a tour bus and turns out to be over a decade old, Mac and the team use the backpack they have found to track the belongings to a young man named Aaron Moreland, only to learn that the body they have cannot possibly belong to him.

Grand Master

S1 E4
Oct 27, 2004
On the very night that he wins a D.J. competition, DJ Banner is found dead in an alleyway outside the club where the contest is being run.

A Man a Mile

S1 E5
Nov 3, 2004
Stella and Aiden investigate after finding the body of a teenage girl in a creek.

Outside Man

S1 E6
Nov 10, 2004
Terrell Davenport and Octavia Figueroa are the only survivors of a brutal slaying and robbery at a fast food restaurant that leaves Danny and Aiden scratching their heads when they can't find a suspect until they take a closer look into the life of one of the survivors.


S1 E7
Nov 17, 2004
When the charred bodies of two men who had been robbing a Chinatown bank are found, the entire team investigates the crime, which leads them to Doris, the missing infant of the bank's manager.

Three Generations Are Enough

S1 E8
Nov 24, 2004
Danny and Mac investigate after a briefcase belonging to Luke Sutton is found left in the NYMEX with a bloody note inside.

Officer Blue

S1 E9
Dec 1, 2004
After mounted officer Valasquez is shot down in the park, Mac goes looking for the bullet that killed the officer.

Night, Mother

S1 E10
Dec 15, 2004
A game of one-on-one is interrupted by the discovery of a woman covered in blood leaning over the body of another woman who has had a stake driven through her heart.


S1 E11
Jan 5, 2005
Mac and Stella investigate the electrocution death of a man found in a subway tunnel.


S1 E12
Jan 12, 2005
Mac, Aiden and Flack investigate when Elaine Curtis is found dead at a dog competition, a knitting needle sticking out of her chest, and no shortage of suspects ranging from judges to trainers to contestants.


S1 E13
Jan 26, 2005
Mac and Stella investigate the death of Paul Montenassi, a young man left to bleed to death in the snow.

Blood, Sweat and Tears

S1 E14
Feb 9, 2005
The body of a young contortionist is found folded into a box in Coney Island, leading Mac and Stella to the circus where they find themselves embroiled in a real-life Romeo and Juliet story between the dead contortionist, Lukas, and a trapeze artist, Anasuya.

Til Death Do We Part

S1 E15
Feb 16, 2005
The team's investigation into the death of Hannah Bloom, who died at her own wedding, is put on hold when her father refuses to allow them to perform an autopsy until after his daughter's body is blessed by a rabbi.


S1 E16
Feb 23, 2005
Mac and Stella investigate when they find the body of Paddy Dolan, a longshoreman.

The Fall

S1 E17
Mar 2, 2005
When young gang members murder the owner of an upscale Bronx wine store, the CSI's must work to find evidence that ultimately ties someone to the crime.

The Dove Commission

S1 E18
Mar 23, 2005
When the chief investigator of a controversial report documenting corruption within the NYPD is gunned down the day before his findings are published, Mac and Stella must find the killer, launching a massive search that makes every officer listed in the report a suspect.

Crimes and Misdemeanors

S1 E19
Apr 13, 2005
When the body of a young woman is discovered at a laundry facility, the bed sheets she is wrapped in lead Mac and Stella back to an upscale New York hotel that houses diplomats from around the world when the United Nations is in special session.

Supply and Demand

S1 E20
Apr 27, 2005
When a college student is beaten, shot to death and his apartment ransacked in what appears to be a drug-related hit, the team must track down his killers.

On the Job

S1 E21
May 4, 2005
While processing a crime scene, Danny is suddenly attacked by a suspect hiding in the victim's closet.

The Closer

S1 E22
May 11, 2005
The team examines the murder of an avid Boston Red Sox fan found dead with a ruptured spleen following a tough loss against New York.

What You See Is What You See

S1 E23
May 18, 2005
While Mac dines at his local breakfast spot, a gunman opens fire, leaving a waitress critically injured and a man dead, and Mac having to choose whether to chase after the suspect or save the life of the young woman.