"The Crossing" is the eighteenth episode of Season Three of Criminal Minds.


The team members try to identify a stalker before he can attack a woman in Silver Spring, Maryland. Meanwhile, Hotch and Rossi are called as consultants on a possible murder case involving battered woman syndrome in Boston.

Guest Cast

Referenced Criminals

  • Patty Hearst
  • Brian David Mitchell and Wanda Ileen Barzee

Bookend Quotes

  • Emily Prentiss: Author Christian Nestell Bovee once wrote, "No man is happy without a delusion of some kind. Delusions are as necessary to our happiness as realities."
  • Jennifer Jareau: Susan B. Anthony said, "A woman must not depend on the protection of man, but must be taught to protect herself."


Criminal Minds Episodes

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