The victim's wife reveals that their son had been kidnapped and her husband was handing over the ransom — three million dollars worth of jewels. The evidence suggests that an orderly in the hospital recognized the wounded gang member, who possibly killed one of the orderly's friends and alerted gang members to his location. Horatio presumes that a ship was pirated with several of the team eliminated then disposed over the top. However, when evidence suggests that the pilot may have died before the crash, the team investigates the victim's neighbors — all wealthy residents of a secluded cul-de-sac where lust, jealousy and greed are dangerous motives for murder. Richard Laken is found killed by a tire iron outside a lounge following an evening of speed-dating.
Complicating matters is the fact that the leading witness in the case is the dead woman's 10-year-old son, whom Horatio wants to protect, refusing to let him testify. Alexx finds a bruise shaped like a hand imprint on the victim's back, proving that she was pushed in front of the bus, and her boyfriend, Jay Seaver, is the prime suspect. Meanwhile, Calleigh aids an abused woman who is living with one of the suspects in the probe. Now Horatio must stop his nephew from getting himself killed trying to chase a ghost. The blood evidence is thought to belong to the wife or her two secret twin sisters but leads the investigators in another direction after the victim is not who they thought he was.
As the group spreads, the body of a high institution trainee is discovered. However, when it is revealed that the victim had a gambling addiction that could have bankrupted the company, the team must follow the evidence to find the killer. Recoil air day: 2005-05-02 After a bitter guardianship fight, shots are discharged outside the court house. Evidence leads Horatio and the team to a drug smuggling operation where large snakes are suspected of be being used to bring illegal drugs into the country to avoid detection by customs. Aiden begins to take the rape case she has been working on a little too personally, and is determined to stop the man before he can rape again. The group uncovers his vehicle is covered with acetone, which traces back to among the women visitors. Episode 19 : Rock and a Hard Place A man is murdered when someone drops a piece of slate of a bridge.
He asks for the trial to be put on hold for 24 hours while he and his team examine the new evidence. Consider it a tropical blend of people, culture, nightlife and,of course, the occasional killing or two. Meanwhile, Ryan causes tension with his former colleagues when he is hired as an expert witness for the defense. Sheldon comes up with a surprising result. He is young and often thinks outside the box to help solve cases. Neighborhood detainees are generated as complimentary workforce in order to help deal with the wild fire in the Everglades.
Ray Langston to come to Miami when a severed leg found in the Everglades is discovered to belong to a girl who went missing in Las Vegas a week earlier. Now, the team must investigate everyone, from the head cheerleader to the school misfit, to see who held a decade-old grudge big enough to kill. Local prisoners are brought in as free manpower to help fight the wild fire in the Everglades. The victim was the big man on campus in high school and there are a lot of guests at the reunion with reasons to resent him all these years. When the evidence leads to a suspect, governmental red tape puts an unexpected twist on the proceedings. Marisol has a difficult decision to make and Horatio helps her. Horatio grows suspicious when Internal Affairs gets involved in the case, leading him to believe that the killing wasn't a random crime.
However, when Jay hires a lawyer to protect Claudia, Horatio suspects that Jay may be more involved than they thought. They both wonder why the Marine didn't fight for his life. Meanwhile, Wolfe must find the truth when two women each claim that they are the real victim of identity theft and the other is the culprit. Meanwhile, Delko gets into trouble when he inadvertently interferes with a case after stumbling across a car-theft ring. Ryan inquiries a mom in the emergency situation area after her tale concerning her youngster does not include up.
The investigation leads Horatio to a group that helps Cuban refugees. Meanwhile, a key piece of evidence found at the crime scene leads Horatio to expose a doctor with some dirty secrets of his own. And, after Speedle is killed in Action, Former Patrolman Ryan Wolfe joins the team. To try and find the woman the team must first figure out whom the kidnapped woman was trying to call in the first place. Upon learning the identity of Kyle, he is targeted in order to get at Lt.
. The search for a young abducted girl is triggered, and Horatio tells Delko of Marisol and his plans. Meanwhile, Calleigh and Ryan work together to determine whether an insecure and underage teenager at the club that night had anything to do with the murder. Horatio finds out that the sufferer was an investigatory assistant helping Alcohol Beverage Control as well as was checking minor alcohol consumption. Release Date: 2004-09-20 After a large yacht slams into a major Miami bridge, the team finds that the man steering the boat was shot and killed before the accident.
Release Date: 2005-09-28 Stella and Danny investigate when a jewellery designer is found dead, wearing the eight million dollar bra he created, and investigate the model he had shot and her bodyguard. The fire suddenly rages out of control and traps them, forcing them to take refuge under a tarpaulin. Cast include David Caruso, Emily Procter, Adam Rodríguez, Jonathan Togo, Khandi Alexander, Sofia Milos, Sean Cw Johnson, Hayden Tank. Also, Calleigh discovers his answering machine audiotape on which he makes a threat against Ashley. She reveals that she dated Laken and he dumped her, so she doused his car with nail polish remover for revenge, but she didn't kill him. The only other survivor is her father who has a gunshot wound on his back.
Meanwhile, Calleigh's dad announces he is now a public defender and needs her help with a murder case in which a woman allegedly stabbed her boyfriend to death in his car with a screwdriver. The team must figure out what happened to the bank's money before it was replaced with fake bills. . Alexx Woods is a young coroner. Meanwhile, Calleigh works on the case with her ex-boyfriend, Detective Hagen, and their romantic history could cause problems for both of them. When a previous disadvantage is apprehended, he serves as his very own legal representative as well as verifies to be smarted compared to he shows up. When a serial awesome gets away the scene, Horatio has to track him down prior to he strikes once more.