22 Episodes 2017 - 2018
In Season 8 of "Blue Bloods," Danny Reagan (Donny Wahlberg) deals with the aftermath of a family tragedy and is thinking about retiring from the police force. A medical crisis appears to pull Erin Reagan (Bridget Moynahan) and Jack Boyle (Peter Hermann) back together, a development that annoys Erin's work partner Anthony Abetemarco (Steve Schirripa). Jamie Reagan (Will Estes) and Eddie Janko (Vanessa Ray) explore a new development in their partnership, while Frank Reagan (Tom Selleck) butts heads with the new mayor, Margaret Dutton (Lorraine Bracco), on a number of policy issues. The series also stars Len Cariou as Henry Reagan, Sami Gayle as Nicky Reagan-Boyle, and Marisa Ramirez as Det. Maria Baez. Guest stars for the season include Tia Carrere, Kevin Dillon, Whoopi Goldberg, and former New York City Mayor David Dinkins.
Fri, Sep 29, 2017 60 mins
Season 8 begins with Danny contemplating retirement until Erin enlists him to help her with a case involving her ex-husband. Meanwhile, Jamie and Eddie go undercover as a couple; and Frank butts heads with the new mayor of New York City.
Ghosts of the Past
Fri, Oct 6, 2017 60 mins
Frank receives an order from the mayor to attend a parade honouring a man who served time for conspiring in an attack against the police. Meanwhile, Danny investigates the return of a teen who suspiciously disappeared 13 years ago; and Jamie and Eddie help a young woman they believe is being exploited by a congressman.
The Enemy of My Enemy
Fri, Oct 13, 2017 60 mins
Erin's trial against a notorious human trafficker is jeopardised when the presiding judge is mysteriously found dead.Danny and Baez are put on the case to investigate foul play. Meanwhile, Mayor Dutton opposes Frank's public safety initiative, but City Council Speaker Regina Thomas devises a plan to help Frank bypass the mayor's veto.
Out of the Blue
Fri, Oct 20, 2017 60 mins
Danny and Baez work the case of a detective who was gunned down prior to testifying against a career criminal. Meanwhile, Frank personally investigates when Garrett is attacked by a S.W.A.T. team outside his home; and Erin brings in a confidential informant against Anthony's wishes.
Fri, Oct 27, 2017 60 mins
Danny and Baez investigate the murder of a single mother whose ex-husband has a history of violence. Meanwhile, Frank deals with the fallout when Mayor Dutton eliminates solitary confinement in prisons; and Jamie's efforts to save a young woman who overdosed on drugs lead to unexpected consequences.
Fri, Nov 3, 2017 60 mins
A famous basketball player is found dead of an apparent drug overdose. Danny investigates and looks into the victim's possible ties to a local drug gang. Meanwhile, Erin revisits the case of a man she may have wrongfully convicted years ago; and Frank is approached by Archbishop Kearns regarding an eviction matter that Jamie and Eddie are working on.
Fri, Nov 10, 2017 60 mins
A case turns personal for Danny when he works to protect a nurse from her violent ex-boyfriend. Also, an acquaintance of Frank's comes to him with a theory regarding the death of an inmate; and Jamie and Eddie help deliver a baby.
Pick Your Poison
Fri, Nov 17, 2017 60 mins
Eddie's judgment is clouded by her past when she arrests a loathed acquaintance from university on questionable charges; and Frank is hesitant to mar the spotless record of a member of the force, a decorated U.S. military veteran, who tested positive for marijuana.
Fri, Dec 1, 2017 60 mins
As Danny and Baez join a narcotics task force to track down a drug supplier, Baez comes into contact with drugs and is soon fighting for her life from an accidental overdose. Also, Jamie and Eddie work to protect a rehabilitated sex offender whose neighbours are angry he lives in their apartment building; and Frank forms an unlikely alliance with Mayor Dutto.
Heavy Is the Head
Fri, Dec 8, 2017 60 mins
Erin is conflicted when Jamie and Eddie ask her to help drop old charges against a man, Parker Mack, who just bravely rescued a woman from a local hostage situation. Also, Danny and Baez work a case involving car thieves and discover the leader is Victor Lugo, a mobster they've dealt with before, and Baker receives a job offer.
Fri, Jan 5, 2018 60 mins
When a journalist disappears while working on an exposé about an innocent man serving time for murder, Danny and Baez hope that re-examining the original case will help find her. Also, Frank reluctantly speaks out against an initiative led by Erin's office to consider drug abuse as a disease first, and a crime second.
Fri, Jan 12, 2018 60 mins
After Anthony is shot while interviewing a witness for an upcoming murder trial, Erin enlists Anthony's archenemy, Danny, to find out who was responsible. Also, Jamie and Eddie get in the middle of a standoff between a police lieutenant and a developmentally disabled man posing as an officer, and Nicky prepares to take the police exam.
Fri, Jan 19, 2018 60 mins
When Henry is the key witness on Danny and Baez's case, his meddling pushes Danny's buttons until he leads them to valuable information. Also, Nicky shocks her family by siding with her activist friend, Chrissie, who defaced the NYPD flag at One Police Plaza, and Jamie and Eddie learn a parole officer is taking advantage of his power over parolees.
School of Hard Knocks
Fri, Feb 2, 2018 60 mins
When a student is shot by a rival gang member in his high school courtyard, Danny and Baez try to get a grasp on the situation to prevent a reoccurrence, but the principal recklessly takes matters into his own hands. Also, Erin tries to help a friend who is mixed up in an illegal gambling ring; and Gov. Mendez tries to frame Frank after one of his top legislative aides is shot by an NYPD officer
Fri, Mar 2, 2018 60 mins
Danny considers taking a new job that would ease his financial struggles after investigating the death of a wealthy man. Also, Nicky tries to avoid involving her family when she is sexually harassed by her boss at her new internship, and Garrett advises Frank to regain the public's trust after a rookie cop is caught on video questioning a pedestrian's immigration status.
Tale of Two Cities
Fri, Mar 9, 2018 60 mins
Danny and Baez investigate the murder of a man who was living a double life with two separate families, and Anthony tries to resist when Erin asks him to help investigate his old partner, whom she suspects of stealing drug money. Also, Frank deliberates between two candidates for the chief of transit position.
Fri, Mar 30, 2018 60 mins
After Danny's brother-in-law gets caught up with the mob and steals Danny's credit card, Danny forces him to take down the mobsters with Baez's help. Also, Frank has Erin and Anthony investigate if his old partner is truly guilty of a crime; and Jamie is approached by an officer who wants his help getting reassigned from his undercover assignment at a mosque.
Friendship, Love, and Loyalty
Fri, Apr 6, 2018 50 mins
After a woman voices her outrage regarding the NYPD's inability to find her son's murderer, Danny re-examines the case, upsetting the original detective, Erin, and Anthony, who didn't pursue the case due to lack of evidence. Also, Eddie is shot while on duty; Erin and her ex-husband, Jack, face off in court; and Frank contends with an angry police force when Mayor Dutton fails to defend them at a press conference.
Fri, Apr 13, 2018 60 mins
Danny and Baez race to find a missing girl who will die within 72 hours without her heart medication. Also, Jamie and Eddie are on the wrong side of an investigation after engaging in a car chase, Frank, Garrett and Gormley investigate the rise in the settlement of lawsuits against cops, and Sean wins an essay contest and receives a medal from former New York City mayor David Dinkins.
Fri, Apr 27, 2018 60 mins
When Danny resorts to asking his incarcerated archenemy, Victor Lugo, for help locating a dangerous criminal who escaped from prison, Lugo refuses to assist unless he's allowed to accompany them on the pursuit. Also, Frank subtly tries to convince Jamie to take the sergeant's test, and Erin's plan to go on a date with her ex-husband causes friction between her and Anthony.
The Devil You Know
Fri, May 4, 2018 60 mins
Frank goes head-to-head with a data-tracking company when they refuse to unlock the phone of a terrorist that may hold information regarding upcoming targets. Also, when Erin obtains information about an impending murder from a shady source, she gets Danny and Baez involved, despite the questionable agenda of the informant, and Jamie and Eddie try to locate a woman who kidnapped a new-born baby.
My Aim Is True
Fri, May 11, 2018 60 mins
The Season 8 finale: When a series of drive-by murders occur after six wrongly convicted men are released from prison, Danny and Baez wonder if they were orchestrated by the men as an act of revenge. Also, Frank combats the guilt he feels about these innocent men unfairly serving nine years in prison, and Jamie and Eddie find themselves in a life-threatening situation.