The BEST Episodes of Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Oct 27, 2020
An ensemble comedy following the lives of an eclectic group of detectives in a New York precinct, including one slacker who is forced to shape up when he gets a new boss.
#1 - Jake & Amy
Season 5 - Episode 22 - Aired May 20, 2018
Jake and Amy's wedding day is majorly threatened, and Charles and the whole squad rush to help save it. Amidst the chaos, Holt hesitates to open the email that will indicate if he has won his campaign for Commissioner, despite Gina's encouragement. Meanwhile, Terry gently pushes Rosa towards a potential love interest.
#2 - Charges and Specs
Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired Mar 25, 2014
Jake’s investigation of philanthropic civic leader Lucas Wint is shut down by Commissioner Podalski. Still determined to crack the case, Jake enlists Amy and a reluctant Captain Holt to help him uncover more evidence, to help him uncover more evidence, even if it means facing suspension. Meanwhile, Charles is devastated over pre-marital problems with Vivian, and Gina knows just how to cheer him up.
#3 - Johnny and Dora
Season 2 - Episode 23 - Aired May 17, 2015
Jake and Amy go undercover to catch Brooklyn’s most notorious identity thief, and the case brings them closer together – very close. Meanwhile, the entire precinct is caught off-guard when one of their own says goodbye to the Nine-Nine.
#4 - Lights Out
Season 7 - Episode 13 - Aired Apr 23, 2020
The entire squad is on high alert when a massive blackout hits Brooklyn.
#5 - The Box
Season 5 - Episode 14 - Aired Apr 1, 2018
Jake embarks on an all-night long interrogation in order to elicit a confession out of a suspect. But when Captain Holt skips the opera in order to stay back and help, the two cops clash over how to get him to talk.
#6 - HalloVeen
Season 5 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 17, 2017
The Nine-Nine embarks on its fifth annual Halloween Heist and, as usual, everybody has a plan and no one is safe. Relationships and friendships are tested as the title "Amazing Human Slash Genius" must be snagged by midnight, leaving everyone pitted against each other.
#7 - Greg and Larry
Season 3 - Episode 23 - Aired Apr 19, 2016
After a surprising turn of events in the Nine-Nine’s attempt to track down Adrian Pimento’s hitman, the precinct drops everything when they suspect Holt is in danger.
#8 - Halloween III
Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 25, 2015
The third installment of Captain Holt and Jake’s Halloween heist culminates with a tie-breaking competition to claim the title of “amazing detective slash genius.” This year, Jake and Holt split the squad into two teams to help them win.
#9 - Yippie Kayak
Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 13, 2015
Jake, Charles and Gina are involved in a real-life “Die Hard” situation while off-duty on Christmas Eve, and Terry must leave his family celebration to try to save his squad. Meanwhile, Amy tries to prove she’s just as tough as Holt and Rosa.
#10 - The Bet
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Jan 14, 2014
Jake and Amy’s ongoing bet about who can make more arrests comes to a close. Meanwhile, Charles receives the Medal of Valor for getting shot in the line of duty, but the pain medication he is taking causes him to reveal his true opinions about his colleagues.
#11 - Bureau
Season 3 - Episode 22 - Aired Apr 12, 2016
With Pimento’s life still in peril, Captain Holt calls on an old friend in the FBI to help with a seemingly impossible heist. Meanwhile Amy makes a breakthrough while undercover, and Terry and Gina discover an information leak in the Nine-Nine.
#12 - Cinco de Mayo
Season 6 - Episode 16 - Aired May 9, 2019
In order to distract Terry from the stress of his upcoming lieutenant’s exam, Jake, Holt and the squad decide to hold the annual Halloween Heist on a new date, Cinco de Mayo.
#13 - The Oolong Slayer
Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 18, 2015
When investigating a serial killer, Jake enlists Holt’s help in an attempt to solve the case off the radar. At the precinct, Rosa and Amy are forced to deal with demands from an old adversary and Terry discovers a new obsession.
#14 - Suicide Squad
Season 6 - Episode 18 - Aired May 16, 2019
Desperate circumstances call for desperate measures, as Jake, Holt, Amy, Terry, Rosa, and Charles must ally themselves with old enemies.
#15 - Ransom
Season 7 - Episode 12 - Aired Apr 16, 2020
Holt asks for Jake's help in a case that is exceptionally meaningful to him. Charles and Terry work together on a side business.
#16 - Halloween II
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 19, 2014
The Peralta / Holt annual Halloween bet continues when Jake challenges the Captain that he can steal his watch before midnight. Meanwhile, Gina is upset that her dance team, Floorgasm, kicks her off the squad and Terry confronts her about her bad attitude.
#17 - Halloween IV
Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 18, 2016
It’s Halloween in the Nine-Nine, which can only mean one thing: heist time. This year, the squad members pull out all the stops in their quest to win the new defending title of “Ultimate Detective Slash Genius.” Lines are drawn and plans are made, but there can only be one reigning champion.
#18 - Safe House
Season 5 - Episode 12 - Aired Mar 18, 2018
After Seamus threatens Kevin, Holt devises an elaborate plan to hide him in a safe house, with Jake as his guard. Kevin is miserable as the 99 works overtime to find Seamus and take him down.
#19 - Mr. Santiago
Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 22, 2016
At Amy's intricately planned Thanksgiving dinner, Jake goes "full Santiago" (binder and all) in order to impress her father, a former cop. With Jake and Amy's focus elsewhere, Charles is left on turkey duty and Holt helps Pimento cope after learning he can no longer work for the NYPD.
#20 - 99
Season 5 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 5, 2017
While the entire precinct attends a funeral in LA, Holt learns that he is in the running to become Chief Commissioner of the NYPD - his dream job. But after missing their flight back to New York, Jake must devise a variety of ways to get Holt back in time for the interview. Forced to stay with some estranged members of the Boyle family, Amy tries to convince everyone that she can be laid back, Terry panics about losing his first-class flight and Charles uncovers some new information about Rosa's personal life.
#21 - The Party
Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Feb 4, 2014
The officers in the precinct head over to Holt’s house to celebrate his birthday, but they wind up making a poor impression on his husband.
#22 - Unsolvable
Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Mar 18, 2014
When Jake gets the weekend off, he decides to take on a cold case that everyone thinks is unsolvable, but with the help of Terry, the two try to crack the case once and for all. Meanwhile, Amy plans a romantic trip with Teddy and Gina and Rosa let Charles in on one of their best-kept secrets.
#23 - Operation: Broken Feather
Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Feb 2, 2014
Jake and Amy investigate a string of hotel robberies together, but Jake turns on her when he finds out she may leave the Nine-Nine to work in the Special Crimes unit with “The Vulture”. Meanwhile Captain Holt and Sergeant Jeffords strategize to make the precinct more efficient.
#24 - The Fugitive (2)
Season 4 - Episode 12 - Aired Jan 1, 2017
With only one fugitive still on the loose, Jake enlists a surprising ally.
#25 - Halloween
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 22, 2013
It's Halloween night, a busy time of the year for any police precinct. Amy detests the holiday, and is not thrilled when she has to don a costume to go undercover on street patrol with Charles. Back at the precinct, Jake bets Captain Holt that he can steal his Medal of Valor before midnight, which results in him bringing out some costumes of his own.