The BEST Episodes of White Collar

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 11, 2019

Network: USA Network

A white collar criminal agrees to help the FBI catch other white collar criminals using his expertise as an art and securities thief, counterfeiter, and conman.

Au Revoir

#1 - Au Revoir

Season 6 - Episode 6

Neal and Mozzie prepare to put their plan into motion. With Peter undercover in the Panthers now as well, the stakes couldn’t be higher. Neal and Mozzie know that Keller will try and double cross them, but they have no choice but to work with him and have planned for every contingency. If the plan works, the Panthers will be taken down, they’ll have $30 million of the Federal Reserve heist and Neal will have his freedom – whether the FBI is ready or not.

star 8.57
1,080 votes
Writers: Jeff Eastin, Julian Meiojas, Eddie Serrano
Judgment Day

#2 - Judgment Day

Season 3 - Episode 16

When Agent Kramer returns to derail Neal's commutation, Neal races to right a wrong from his past.

star 8.57
744 votes
Writers: Jeff Eastin
Live Feed

#3 - Live Feed

Season 5 - Episode 10

A life hangs in the balance after Hagen tasks Neal with his final assignment.

star 8.54
1,049 votes
Writers: Jim Campolongo

#4 - Wanted

Season 4 - Episode 1

On an exotic remote island, Peter must race to find Neal and Mozzie before a ruthless bounty hunter captures Neal and locks him away for good.

star 8.39
865 votes
Directors: Paul Holahan
Writers: Jeff Eastin
Out of the Box

#5 - Out of the Box

Season 1 - Episode 14

After months of searching, Neal has finally found the object of everyone's desire - the music box. But in order to get it, Neal is going to have to first get his tracking anklet turned off. Meanwhile, Peter and Diana try to take down Fowler.

star 8.36
727 votes
Directors: Kevin Bray
Writers: Jeff Eastin
Under the Radar

#6 - Under the Radar

Season 2 - Episode 16

After weeks of working the Vincent Adler case with little to show for it, the team finally gets a break when Sara uncovers what Adler has been hunting. Meanwhile, Neal gets closer to finding out the truth about Kate's death.

star 8.34
692 votes
Writers: Jeff Eastin

#7 - Countdown

Season 3 - Episode 10

Neal and Mozzie must stay one step ahead of the the FBI while appearing to work with them in order to keep them from discovering that they possess the treasure.

star 8.30
688 votes
Writers: Jeff Eastin, Channing Powell
Diamond Exchange

#8 - Diamond Exchange

Season 5 - Episode 13

Neal and Peter race against a criminal mastermind to unearth an invaluable treasure hidden in New York.

star 8.29
1,030 votes
Writers: Jim Campolongo, Nick Thiel
Shot Through the Heart

#9 - Shot Through the Heart

Season 5 - Episode 11

When Neal and Peter go after an assassin, the stakes are raised even higher when they realize this may be the same person who has been pulling Neal’s strings.

star 8.29
1,016 votes
Directors: Doug Hannah
Writers: Matt Whitney, Jessica Grasl
Burke's Seven

#10 - Burke's Seven

Season 2 - Episode 10

When Peter is suspended by the FBI for a crime he didn't commit, he is forced to run a sting with Neal and the gang to catch Mozzie's shooter, and clear his name.

star 8.27
732 votes
Directors: Michael Smith
Writers: Joe Henderson
In the Wind

#11 - In the Wind

Season 4 - Episode 16

Peter and Neal are one heist away from retrieving the evidence box hidden inside the Empire State Building. Meanwhile, Senator Pratt has enlisted a small army of FBI agents to find the box before Neal.

star 8.27
800 votes
Writers: Jeff Eastin
Most Wanted

#12 - Most Wanted

Season 4 - Episode 2

Having found Neal and Mozzie, Peter must help devise a plan to return Neal to the U.S. and avoid being captured by a ruthless bounty hunter.

star 8.25
822 votes
Directors: Paul Holahan
Writers: Mark Goffman
Upper West Side Story

#13 - Upper West Side Story

Season 3 - Episode 12

When scholarship funds from a prestigious prep school mysteriously disappear, Neal poses as a substitute teacher to help Peter and the FBI figure out where the money is really going.

star 8.23
685 votes
Writers: Alexandra McNally, Jim Campolongo
Point Blank

#14 - Point Blank

Season 2 - Episode 9

When Peter and Neal find a vital clue in the mystery of who killed Kate, Neal orchestrates an elaborate con to bring himself face to face with her murderer.

star 8.22
693 votes
Directors: Kevin Bray
Writers: Jeff Eastin
Vested Interest

#15 - Vested Interest

Season 4 - Episode 10

Peter and Neal attend an FBI conference where someone is trying to steal high valued defense technology. They soon discover the thief's brazen plan to take something much more valuable from the FBI.

star 8.22
749 votes
Writers: Jeff Eastin

#16 - Checkmate

Season 3 - Episode 11

Neal is forced to come clean with Peter about the hidden cache in order to save Elizabeth.

star 8.21
718 votes
Writers: Jeff Eastin, Joe Henderson
Parting Shots

#17 - Parting Shots

Season 4 - Episode 4

While undercover, Neal romances a beautiful widow and is surprised when the con turns real and he begins to have feelings for her.

star 8.21
776 votes
Writers: Alexandra McNally
Taking Stock

#18 - Taking Stock

Season 5 - Episode 12

When a corporate espionage case has personal ties to Neal, Peter recruits Diana from maternity leave for an undercover sting on a rogue stock trader.

star 8.19
989 votes
Directors: Tim DeKay
Writers: Alexandra McNally, Mark Lafferty
The Dentist of Detroit

#19 - The Dentist of Detroit

Season 3 - Episode 4

When a mobster from Mozzie's Detroit childhood surfaces in Manhattan, Neal and Peter must help their friend rework a scam from his past to take down the ruthless gangster and prevent a mob war.

star 8.18
693 votes
Directors: Dennie Gordon
Writers: Channing Powell, Matt Negrete
Identity Crisis

#20 - Identity Crisis

Season 4 - Episode 6

Mozzie buys a storage unit that leads him, Neal, and Peter on a dangerous treasure hunt, following clues left by what Mozzie believes to be the modern day remnants of a revolutionary spy ring.

star 8.16
748 votes
Directors: David Straiton
Writers: Channing Powell
Free Fall

#21 - Free Fall

Season 1 - Episode 7

The FBI investigates a spectacular jewelry heist and all the clues point to Neal. Now Peter must figure out if his "partner" is telling the truth or if Neal is pulling a con of his own.

star 8.16
812 votes
Directors: Kevin Bray
Writers: Jeff Eastin
Forging Bonds

#22 - Forging Bonds

Season 2 - Episode 11

With the mastermind behind Kate's death uncovered, Peter and Neal explore their pasts to gain answers.

star 8.15
695 votes
Writers: Alexandra McNally, Jeff Eastin

#23 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1

FBI Agent Peter Burke takes an unconventional route in tracking down a ruthless and devious outlaw named "Dutchman". In order to catch the counterfeiter, he employs the help of incarcerated con man, Neal Caffrey.

star 8.15
1,229 votes
Directors: Bronwen Hughes
Writers: Jeff Eastin

#24 - Payback

Season 2 - Episode 14

Neal is forced to make a dangerous deal with Matthew Keller's former adversary in order to save his partner and friend.

star 8.15
668 votes
Writers: Mark Goffman
Borrowed Time

#25 - Borrowed Time

Season 6 - Episode 1

Peter brings Rebecca in to help locate Neal, who is being held captive by one of her former associates. Jim has lofty aspirations of joining an exclusive group of thieves, and his entry ticket is the diamond currently held by the FBI.

star 8.14
1,108 votes
Writers: Joe Henderson