Police consultant Patrick Jane is suspended after inadvertently driving a wife to shoot her devoted husband, by deducing a family drama at first sight. He's soon asked back to the CBI profiling unit, however, for what initially appears to be a victim of the serial killer Red John. He takes extreme risks and uses his dirtiest tricks to solve the sinister, complicated case which involves prescription drug lies and a diary. Written by
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At episode's end, Jane brings the team donuts to celebrate closing the case. The celebration becomes a tradition in subsequent episodes, with the choice of food changing to pizza. See more
Dr. Linus Wagner
What led you to me? Not that I'm saying I did it. I'm just... asking.
When we first met, you said you didn't know who Red John was. But you have books on criminal psychiatry there that have chapters on him. You're the Randolph family doctor, so you could easily get a strand of Tag's hair, and being a doctor, you could hack up another human without difficulty. It's obvious it was you.
References The Secret