Blue Bloods

Blue Bloods

Season three of the drama is full of excitement and turmoil for the Reagan family both personally and professionally. In the season premiere, Danny and Jackie's investigation of a case involving domestic violence lead them to a high-powered city councilman. Subsequently, Danny is taken hostage after a man from his past who is bent on revenge is released from prison. Frank talks a rookie officer out of suicide and, in another instance, makes a commitment to a man to find his mother's killer. In their personal lives, Danny is concerned over Linda's new job at the hospital. Frank, meanwhile, raises questions over Henry's questionable driving and memory problems, and Erin faces off against her ex-husband in court.
Season three of the drama is full of excitement and turmoil for the Reagan family both personally and professionally. In the season premiere, Danny and Jackie's investigation of a case involving domestic violence lead them to a high-powered city councilman. Subsequently, Danny is taken hostage after a man from his past who is bent on revenge is released from prison. Frank talks a rookie officer out of suicide and, in another instance, makes a commitment to a man to find his mother's killer. In their personal lives, Danny is concerned over Linda's new job at the hospital. Frank, meanwhile, raises questions over Henry's questionable driving and memory problems, and Erin faces off against her ex-husband in court.

Season 3 (23 episodes)

  • 1. Family Business

    Original air date: 09/28/2012 Runtime: 41:03 min.

    Original air date: 09/28/2012 Runtime: 41:03 min. A dangerous criminal from Danny's past comes back to seek revenge and kidnaps Jackie. Meanwhile, Jamie meets his new partner. Michael Madsen and Corbin Bleu guest star.

  • 2. Domestic Disturbance

    Original air date: 10/05/2012 Runtime: 43:22 min.

    Original air date: 10/05/2012 Runtime: 43:22 min. When an injured woman recants her claim of domestic violence, Danny and Jackie look into it further, only to find that the woman is involved in a secret relationship with a high-powered councilman – who also happens to be a friend of Frank’s. Meanwhile, Linda goes back to work, which causes upheaval for Danny. Richard Burgi guest stars.

  • 3. Old Wounds

    Original air date: 10/12/2012 Runtime: 43:15 min.

    Original air date: 10/12/2012 Runtime: 43:15 min. Danny believes a serial killer is on the loose when two separate murder victims are identified as members of a group charged with a gang rape. Meanwhile, Erin's ex-husband, attorney Jack Boyle, resurfaces in her life as they face off in court. Peter Hermann guest stars.

  • 4. Scorched Earth

    Original air date: 10/19/2012 Runtime: 42:08 min.

    Original air date: 10/19/2012 Runtime: 42:08 min. Danny and Jackie set out to investigate the murder of a bride on her wedding day in a drive-by gang shooting. However, they are pulled off the case and assigned to the protection detail of a Central American president, who they believe is a target for assassination. Meanwhile, Jamie questions his partner Vinny's methods when he performs an unjustified stop.

  • 5. Risk and Reward

    Original air date: 10/26/2012 Runtime: 40:35 min.

    Original air date: 10/26/2012 Runtime: 40:35 min. Shortly after Frank awards a detective with the Medal of Valor for his undercover work for the NYPD in Malaysia, the detective is taken hostage by a Malaysian drug lord whose brother he helped put in prison. Meanwhile, Henry goes on a ride-along with Jamie and has a different method of getting the job done. Michelle Hurd guest stars.

  • 6. Greener Grass

    Original air date: 11/02/2012 Runtime: 40:43 min.

    Original air date: 11/02/2012 Runtime: 40:43 min. When Erin's key witness, an infamous photographer, is nearly killed in a hit and run, she arranges for Danny to work protection detail to safeguard him. Meanwhile, Jamie and Vinny bust a drug operation.

  • 7. Nightmares

    Original air date: 11/09/2012 Runtime: 43:24 min.

    Original air date: 11/09/2012 Runtime: 43:24 min. When a knife-wielding attacker dressed as Baron Samedi, the Spirit of Death, stabs a man in costume on Halloween, Danny enters the world of voodoo. Meanwhile, DCPI Garrett opens up to Frank about a dark secret, and Erin and Nicky take Jack and Sean trick-or-treating.

  • 8. Higher Education

    Original air date: 11/30/2012 Runtime: 43:43 min.

    Original air date: 11/30/2012 Runtime: 43:43 min. Danny arrives at a college campus to find a murdered student, who was thought to be dealing drugs. Meanwhile, Jamie has a life crisis when he reconnects with a former law school classmate and Erin must learn to give Nicky some freedom.

  • 9. Secrets and Lies

    Original air date: 12/07/2012 Runtime: 43:35 min.

    Original air date: 12/07/2012 Runtime: 43:35 min. When Danny and Kate come up empty-handed with leads for a shooting, Linda helps make a break in the case when she overhears the victim telling his priest who is responsible. Meanwhile, Henry is mugged at an ATM, which sends Jamie into a rage as he tries to track down the assailant. Chazz Palminteri and John Ventimiglia guest star.

  • 10. Fathers and Sons

    Original air date: 01/04/2013 Runtime: 40:13 min.

    Original air date: 01/04/2013 Runtime: 40:13 min. When two motorists driving gas-guzzling cars die at the hands of a sniper, Danny and Kate are put on the case of what the city believes is the work of a radical environmental serial killer. Meanwhile, a bicycle accident sends Danny's son Sean to the hospital with a life-threatening injury.

  • 11. Front Page News

    Original air date: 01/11/2013 Runtime: 42:39 min.

    Original air date: 01/11/2013 Runtime: 42:39 min. Jamie must deal with the emotional consequences of his actions on the job. Meanwhile, Erin questions Mayor Poole on the witness stand. Susie Essman and Annabella Sciorra guest star.

  • 12. Framed

    Original air date: 01/18/2013 Runtime: 42:23 min.

    Original air date: 01/18/2013 Runtime: 42:23 min. When Danny's car matches an NYPD description of a vehicle involved in a drug deal, he is stopped and taken into custody when a bag of cocaine is found in his trunk. Meanwhile, the Reagans band together to come to his defense.

  • 13. Inside Jobs

    Original air date: 02/01/2013 Runtime: 41:58 min.

    Original air date: 02/01/2013 Runtime: 41:58 min. When a man with multiple rat bites is thrown from a moving car, Danny works the case to find out why and who was trying to send a message. Meanwhile, Frank must be diplomatic when dealing with a bigoted radio host who will be broadcasting from New York City. Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio and Mark Moses guest star.

  • 14. Men in Black

    Original air date: 02/08/2013 Runtime: 43:28 min.

    Original air date: 02/08/2013 Runtime: 43:28 min. Before a Hasidic Grand Rebbe passes away, he chooses his youngest son to succeed him. But when the new appointee dies suddenly, Danny investigates the oldest son and others within the Hasidic community. Meanwhile, Henry reveals a family secret to Frank.

  • 15. Warriors

    Original air date: 02/15/2013 Runtime: 43:16 min.

    Original air date: 02/15/2013 Runtime: 43:16 min. When a 10-year-old boy is the victim of an incident in the projects, Danny's heated approach to the case lands him in anger management class. Meanwhile, Frank navigates the politics of the State Department and the Turkish Government in order to help a young Turkish woman avoid persecution.

  • 16. Quid Pro Quo

    Original air date: 02/22/2013 Runtime: 41:34 min.

    Original air date: 02/22/2013 Runtime: 41:34 min. Erin and Danny investigate a cold case of a girl who was attacked by her rich and powerful boyfriend, who was never convicted. Meanwhile, Jamie's friend brings a lawsuit against Danny's friend after an injury at a pick-up basketball game. Eric Mabius guest stars as Richard Rorke.

  • 17. Protest Too Much

    Original air date: 03/08/2013 Runtime: 43:38 min.

    Original air date: 03/08/2013 Runtime: 43:38 min. When an off-duty cop tries to stop a bank robbery, he is disarmed by the "Bonnie and Clyde" robbers who take his gun and wound an innocent bystander. Meanwhile, Frank considers getting romantically involved with a woman from the ACLU who happens to be Erin's acquaintance.

  • 18. No Regrets

    Original air date: 03/15/2013 Runtime: 43:42 min.

    Original air date: 03/15/2013 Runtime: 43:42 min. When the same tragedy occurs to people who don't appear connected, Danny must find what they have in common and who is responsible. Meanwhile, Frank helps an old friend come to terms with his alcoholism.

  • 19. Loss of Faith

    Original air date: 04/05/2013 Runtime: 42:29 min.

    Original air date: 04/05/2013 Runtime: 42:29 min. When a devoutly religious young woman is found murdered in a cemetery, Danny questions her family who is shocked to learn that she had a secret relationship.

  • 20. Ends & Means

    Original air date: 04/12/2013 Runtime: 43:39 min.

    Original air date: 04/12/2013 Runtime: 43:39 min. When two Wall Street brokers are killed in drug deals, Danny looks to question a wounded accomplice at the hospital but he is stopped by Linda, who won't let Danny see him until after surgery. But when the accomplice dies during the procedure, Danny and Linda battle over the judgment call.

  • 21. Devil's Breath

    Original air date: 04/26/2013 Runtime: 43:06 min.

    Original air date: 04/26/2013 Runtime: 43:06 min. When Danny finds a disoriented man in a park covered in his girlfriend's blood, he finds it hard to believe that the man has no recollection of the night's events until they find a strong narcotic in his bloodstream. Meanwhile, Jamie gets into trouble when he helps an off-duty officer cover up his intoxication after he apprehended an armed robber.

  • 22. The Bitter End

    Original air date: 05/03/2013 Runtime: 40:11 min.

    Original air date: 05/03/2013 Runtime: 40:11 min. When a young woman commits suicide, Danny is emotional since he promised to help her when her parents were taken from her. Meanwhile, the Reagans suffer a loss due to the project gangs. Joanna Gleason guest stars as Grace Newhouse and Kamar de los Reyes guest stars as Santana.

  • 23. This Way Out

    Original air date: 05/10/2013 Runtime: 41:30 min.

    Original air date: 05/10/2013 Runtime: 41:30 min. As the Reagans rally together to take down the leader of the gang responsible for the murder of someone close to them, Danny looks to the gang leader's girlfriend to lead them to him. Meanwhile, Frank is left reeling from a second loss.