Genre: Crime Drama, Action, Thriller, Mystery
Premise: The third permutation of the ``CSI'' franchise sets up shop in the Big Apple, where taciturn detective Mac Taylor and his new partner, Jo Danville, lead a crime-solving team. Taylor, a retired Marine who believes evidence holds the truth that people may try to cover up, finds balance in Jo's empathy-driven investigative style. Their team includes spirited investigators like Danny Messer and wife Lindsay Monroe Messer, former coroner Sheldon Hawkes, and edgy detective Don Flack.
S08, E08 (First Aired: Nov. 18, 2011)
The team investigates when a judge is assassinated; Jo runs into a criminal from her past.
S08, E09 (First Aired: Dec. 2, 2011)
A witness is found dead, and Jo investigates a suspected rapist who was released during her watch as an FBI agent.