- Dennis Baker - Austin Leland
- Brad Berryhill - Cashier
- Julia Butters - Gabby Hoffer
- Molly Culver - SSA Tia Canning
- Tysen Fraker - Ian Little
- Cean Houston - Willie Blaine
- Rachel Hroncich - Nicole Jones
- Audrey Hsieh - Asian Girl
- Ashley Jones - Kate Hoffer
- Cassandra Reylinn - Daphnie
- Darin Singleton - Doug Hoffer
- Sianoa Smit-McPhee - Sue Walsh
- Trisha Rae Stahl - Michelle Fader
- Jimmy Taylor - Rodney Baderson
- Aaron Hotchner: "It's often said there is no footprint too small to leave an imprint on this world."
- Jennifer Jareau: "A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them." — Victor Hugo
- The episode is based on one of the last cases James T. Clemente (the co-writer of this episode) worked on while he was an active FBI agent of the BAU.
- The episode aired at a special time, 10/9pm EST, following the two-hour season premiere of the CBS reality-drama TV series Survivor.