"The Crimson King" is the first episode, and season premiere, of Season Twelve of Criminal Minds.
Agent Luke Alvez joins the BAU team as they are tasked with capturing a serial killer in Tempe, Arizona, who escaped from prison with twelve other convicts.
- "Midnight Train" by Escondido
- David Rossi: "Anger's my meat. I sup upon myself and so shall starve with feeding." William Shakespeare
- Aaron Hotchner: "The evil that men do lives after them. The good is oft interred with their bones." William Shakespeare
- The character of Officer Chet Dewey was partially named after an assistant of showrunner and episode writer Breen Frazier.
- ↑ http://www.cbs.com/shows/criminal_minds/news/1005936/6-things-you-didn-t-know-about-the-crimson-king-/