The second season of Law & Order: Criminal Intent premiered September 29, 2002 and ended May 18, 2003 on NBC.
The death of a funeral director leads to the gruesome discovery of over a hundred bodies buried behind a crematorium, and a subsequent link to a Mafia hitman.
A double murder is traced to an over ambitious father of a 10-year-old math genius.
The president of a prestigious University is killed and there are multiple suspects at the college, all with a motive.
After an Assistant District Attorney kills an armed assailant in self-defense; the cops try to track down who ordered the hit on his life and all the evidence points to his wife.
A Chinese woman is shot and killed in Chinatown after she threatened to expose a criminal from her homeland, but the case is far more complicated because it involves rare and ancient artifacts smuggled in from China.
The hijacking of a pharmaceutical truck and murder of its driver and passenger leads police into an investigation of a pharmacist who is doctoring cancer medication.
The brutal murders of a rich man’s kids and their friend is perplexing, until the detectives uncover a bizarre link to the neighboring nanny and her favorite soap opera.
A woman who was dating an Arab militant goes missing, leading the Detectives to an extremely radical terrorist plan.
The wife of an Orthodox Jewish man with a secret life is brutally murdered, and the socially conscious family’s reputation is at stake.
A family member who was brainwashed by a cult kills a scam artist and his son, and the detectives attempt to hold the group’s leader responsible.
An airport baggage supervisor is killed when her car stalls; her abusive co-workers are investigated for the crime.
The owner of one of the city’s most elegant hotels is killed, and her daughter is the prime suspect.
A psychiatrist is murdered and it leads to a very disturbed ophthalmologist with an unusual approach to mental illness.
A homeless man is killed, uncovering a massive insurance company scam.
A "yuppie" murderer is freed from prison and when his mother is murdered shortly after he is the prime suspect, until Goren (Vincent D’Onofrio) and Eames (Kathryn Erbe) discover a bad cop in the mix.
A rich, white ex-con, just released from prison, watches those close to him get killed - but is it an accident?
A powerful senator dies and his daughter is killed shortly afterwards, and a battle over his final resting place is thought to be the motive.
Several young boys are threatened and ultimately disappear, and the ringleader is a pied piper of sorts who has been using them to run a bicycle theft ring.
An elderly woman dies in a fire, shortly after her caretaker is murdered, and the motive appears to be money.
A young math whiz is murdered, uncovering an intricate gambling scam.
The black sheep from a family of grifters is murdered, and her involvement with the "outside" caused her demise.
A voyeuristic doctor gets revenge on his dates by infecting them with rare viruses, and the police officer investigating him is killed.
An investigation into a possible anthrax conspiracy turns up Goren’s former nemesis, Elizabeth Hitchens, whose involvement is at the core of the investigation.