The most addictive series on television returns with season 3 and digs into the minds of the criminals and their high-profile crimes. Det. Robert Goren (Vincent D'Onofrio) and Det. Alexandra Eames (Kathryn Erbe) lead the investigations with unmatched intensity and are joined by Capt. James Deakins (Jamey Sheridan), A.D.A. Ron Carver (Courtney B. Vance) and Det. G. Lynn Bishop (Samantha Buck) who becomes Goren’s interim partner while Eames goes on maternity leave. This year the squad attempts to unravel some of its most twisted cases. Alicia Coppola (National Treasure: Book of Secrets) guest stars as an unsuspecting wife who gets caught in a tangled web few can cut through. Academy Award nominee and Emmy winner Judd Hirsch (Taxi) joins Anthony Mackie (We Are Marshall) in a front-page case about a murdered reporter found in a fellow correspondent’s apartment whose been exposed for fabricating stories. And that is just a glimpse.