The BEST Episodes of FBI: Most Wanted

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 30, 2021

Network: CBS

Seasoned FBI agent Jess LaCroix oversees a highly skilled team, which functions as a mobile undercover unit that's always out in the field, pursuing those who are most desperate to elude justice.

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Exposed (2)

#1 - Exposed (2)

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 21, 2021

A local FBI case involving two murdered women and a sea of powerful men turns into a manhunt for the dangerous leader of a far-reaching criminal enterprise. The crossover starts on FBI S04E01 “All That Glitters (1).” It continues on FBI: International S01E01 “Pilot (3).”

star 7.90
403 votes
Directors: Ken Girotti
Writers: David Hudgins, Dick Wolf, Elizabeth Rinehart

#2 - Chattaboogie

Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired May 25, 2021

Jess and the Most Wanted team head to Tennessee to track down an undercover DEA agent who appears to have turned dirty amid a major drug ring operation. Also, Sarah wonders if it was a mistake to move in with Jess and Tali so soon.

star 7.87
374 votes
Directors: Milena Govich
Writers: David Hudgins
Reveille (2)

#3 - Reveille (2)

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 24, 2020

Part 2 of a crossover with FBI. After taking down a terrorist, the FBI and their Fugitive Task Force partners turn their attention to the terrorist’s wife who escaped with one million dollars and is determined to follow through with her husband’s deadly plan. Also, LaCroix’s daughter, Tali, is taken away by ICE, but as Jess tracks her down, he realizes her detainment may be more than just random coincidence.

star 7.85
286 votes
Directors: Fred Berner
Writers: Ryan Causey
Tough Love

#4 - Tough Love

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 5, 2021

When a judge known for serving harsh sentences to juveniles is murdered, the team looks into his lengthy list of cases in the hunt for his killer. Kristin faces family hurdles while resettling with her teenage daughter in New York City.

star 7.82
367 votes
Directors: Marc Roskin
Writers: Stephanie Sengupta

#5 - Obstruction

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Apr 27, 2021

After a double murder takes place in a small town, the team goes after the vigilante who relies on internet sleuths to exact revenge on suspects in the name of justice. Jess and Sarah’s relationship continues to grow, but not everyone approves.

star 7.81
376 votes
Directors: Ken Girotti
Writers: Melissa Scrivner-Love

#6 - One-Zero

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 16, 2021

The team chases an unlikely serial killer whose end game takes a shocking turn. Hana returns from medical leave. Jess and Sarah’s relationship continues to evolve.

star 7.77
430 votes
Directors: Tess Malone
Writers: Dwain Worrell, Richard Sweren

#7 - Unhinged

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 2, 2021

After a deadly fire at an arcade, the team discovers the blaze was just the first step in an intricate plan to exact revenge on one of the victims. Hana rejoins the team, finding new adjustments in all aspects of her life.

star 7.76
319 votes
Directors: Ken Girotti
Writers: Melissa Scrivner-Love

#8 - Gladiator

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 16, 2021

The team investigates the murder of a professional basketball player’s wife, who was a famous lifestyle guru. Also, Kristin and her ex-husband grow closer, and Special Agent in Charge Isobel Castille checks in with the team on the high-profile case.

star 7.75
285 votes
Directors: Tess Malone
Writers: Spindrift Beck

#9 - Spiderwebs

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Apr 6, 2021

After Crosby's old army buddy is attacked in an apparent drug deal gone wrong, the team's quest for answers uncovers a dangerous web of conspiracy. Jess questions his relationship with Sarah after an unexpected encounter.

star 7.75
405 votes
Directors: Carlos Bernard
Writers: D. Dona Le, Ticona S. Joy

#10 - Inherited

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 12, 2021

The team must determine if the kidnapping of a young Chinese-American woman is a random hate crime or if she was specifically targeted, in order to find her. Also, Jess and Sarah struggle with Tali’s continued rebellious streak.

star 7.74
340 votes
Directors: Romeo Tirone
Writers: Wendy West

#11 - Execute

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 24, 2020

When a hacker triggers a car crash that kills a family of three, the team races to hunt him down as his ransomware demands escalate and his chilling final target becomes apparent.

star 7.71
448 votes
Directors: Jim McKay
Writers: Elizabeth Rinehart

#12 - Vanished

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 9, 2021

The team welcomes a new member as they begin their hunt for a repeat offender and the child he kidnapped after murdering the boy’s single mother. Jess tries to move past the awkward exchange he had with Sarah during their last encounter.

star 7.71
414 votes
Directors: Rose Troche
Writers: Elizabeth Rinehart

#13 - Toxic

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired May 11, 2021

The team tracks two brothers set on getting revenge against members of the company that caused their town’s environmental destruction. Sarah meets the rest of the LaCroix family, including Jess’ sister, Louise.

star 7.71
370 votes
Directors: Ken Girotti
Writers: Elizabeth Rinehart, Gina Gionfriddo

#14 - Ironbound

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Apr 14, 2020

After a small town police officer claims he’s the victim of a deep-rooted conspiracy and begins taking revenge on those he believes are responsible for his downfall, Jess and the team find he just might be right.

star 7.70
325 votes
Directors: Alex Chapple
Writers: Elizabeth Rinehart

#15 - Hustler

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired May 18, 2021

The team heads to D.C. to protect Ortiz’s former informant after a hitman tries to kill her. Sarah helps Jess’ family prepares for Byron and Marie’s last-minute wedding on Jess’ farm.

star 7.67
389 votes
Directors: John Polson
Writers: Spindrift Beck, Wendy West

#16 - Dysfunction

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 9, 2021

After a robbery gone wrong ends with a murder and kidnapping, the team races to rescue a mother and daughter whose abductors are not what they seem. Crosby enters a new living arrangement.

star 7.65
422 votes
Directors: Jim McKay
Writers: Melissa Scrivner-Love

#17 - Getaway

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired May 5, 2020

When a father and son bank robbing duo escape from a prison transport van on their way to trial and pick up where they left off, the team must hunt them down before they steal enough money to escape the country. Jess draws on his own personal history to profile the duo’s father-son dynamic.

star 7.65
333 votes
Directors: Ken Girotti
Writers: Gina Gionfriddo, Jerome Hairston

#18 - Grudge

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Apr 28, 2020

When a case of cyber-stalking escalates to multiple murders, the team must track down a hacker who will stop at nothing to get revenge on those he believes have wronged him. Someone from Hana’s past offers her help on the case, but at a price she’s not willing to pay.

star 7.64
326 votes
Directors: Leslie Libman
Writers: Kathy McCormick

#19 - Invisible

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 11, 2020

When a military veteran suffering from PTSS snaps after the death of his brother in arms, the decorated sniper’s expert abilities push the team to their limits. Crosby’s personal struggles bubble to the surface when the case begins to hit too close to home.

star 7.63
340 votes
Directors: Elodie Keene
Writers: Dwain Worrell

#20 - Predators

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 17, 2020

When a domineering man and his girlfriend embark on a terrifying multi-state killing spree, the team races to find a pattern behind the deranged couple’s seemingly random acts of extreme violence. Jess worries he’s being left out of Tali’s life when he finds out his daughter has already won an award at school.

star 7.63
318 votes
Directors: Fred Berner
Writers: Elizabeth Rinehart

#21 - Silkworm

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 31, 2020

After a former counter-intelligence officer is caught leaking classified information to a foreign government and attacks his former partners, the team must track him down before he escapes the country.

star 7.61
330 votes
Directors: Ken Girotti
Writers: Dwain Worrell

#22 - Ghosts

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Mar 10, 2020

After the disappearance of his daughter is ignored by local police, a Native American man decides to take matters into his own hands. When his search escalates to murder, the team must track him down before his crusade claims any more lives.

star 7.61
323 votes
Directors: Rose Troche
Writers: Gina Gionfriddo, Jerome Hairston

#23 - Anonymous

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 19, 2021

The team searches for a young woman who is heading down a deadly path of vengeance, using ties to an online radical conspiracy organization to further her cause. Also, Barnes must make a life-changing decision, finding it hard to not let the dark side of her job affect her.

star 7.60
414 votes
Directors: Deran Sarafian
Writers: Spindrift Beck
Ride or Die

#24 - Ride or Die

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Apr 14, 2020

After a manipulative student commits murder in a fit of jealousy, the team races to capture her before she escapes across the border. Jess teaches Tali how to stand up to bullies.

star 7.60
320 votes
Writers: Gina Gionfriddo, Jerome Hairston
Criminal Justice

#25 - Criminal Justice

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired May 4, 2021

When a young man accidentally shoots a cop in self-defense and goes on the run, the team members find themselves in a moral dilemma on the best way to carry out justice. Barnes and her wife struggle with their plans to have another child.

star 7.60
387 votes
Directors: Milena Govich
Writers: Richard Sweren