Original air date: 09/25/2018 Runtime: 43:55 min. In the season premiere episode, Murtaugh meets his match in former international CIA operative Wesley Cole. When Cole returns home and assumes duty as a police officer with the LAPD, he soon finds himself navigating a new partnership with Murtaugh as he adusts to life in Los Angeles. Meanwhile Avery continues his campaign for city council.
Original air date: 10/02/2018 Runtime: 43:46 min. New partners Murtaugh and Cole attempt to find a steady rhythm as they work to solve the murder of a finance executive. Meanwhile, Cole navigates his role with his ex, Natalie (guest star MAGGIE LAWSON), and his daughter (guest star SHAY RUDOLPH); And Avery grapples with the outcome of his campaign for city council.
Original air date: 10/09/2018 Runtime: 43:47 min. Cole juggles the realities of the job and his duties to be a good parent, as he and Murtaugh work together to bust a gang running a lottery scam. Murtaugh gets ready to celebrate his 30th anniversary with the LAPD, he receives a surprise visit from his competitive father in law, Don Bennett (guest star RICHARD ROUNDTREE).
Original air date: 10/16/2018 Runtime: 43:53 min. Cole reflects upon his time working for the CIA, as a person from the past makes a startling reappearance. Murtaugh struggles with his own mistakes, after a murder raises questions about a suspect he put away years prior. Meanwhile, Leo Getz (recurring guest star THOMAS LENNON) returns as the attorney on the case and tries to convince Trish to join his team.
Original air date: 10/30/2018 Runtime: 43:14 min. Murtaugh and Cole investigate the robbery of a truck filled with fine art. Following a new development in Natalie’s life, Cole deals with lingering feelings for her. Meanwhile, Riana blackmails her dad into letting her go to a concert after she catches him in a lie that he told Trish.
Original air date: 11/13/2018 Runtime: 43:58 min. Murtaugh turns to Tom Barnes for help on a high-stakes cartel case. Meanwhile, Roger and Trish meet Natalie (recurring guest star MAGGIE LAWSON) and Maya (SHAY RUDOLPH) for the first time. And tensions mount between Bailey and “The Gute” as the new partners begin to work together.