22 Episodes 2010 - 2011
The South Florida-based procedural drama's ninth season begins with a swan song for Jesse Cardoza (Eddie Cibrian), who was killed at the hands of a psychotic genius in the Season 9 cliffhanger. In other casting news, Adam Rodriguez rejoins the cast as a series regular after a season of sporadic appearances. Also stars David Caruso, Emily Procter, Jonathan Togo, Rex Linn, Eva LaRue and Omar Benson Miller.
Sun, Oct 3, 2010 60 mins
The ninth season begins with poison gas being pumped into the CSI lab and one team member dying from the attack. The probe focuses on a bitter university professor who is suspected of killing some colleagues and wanted the case evidence to be destroyed.
Sun, Oct 10, 2010 60 mins
A bottle girl at an exclusive club is found facedown in a shallow pool at the establishment. The chief suspect is a star college quarterback who is about to turn pro. The probe reveals the QB spent the night with the victim and that she died before she hit the pool.
See No Evil
Sun, Oct 17, 2010 60 mins
A teen girl is kidnapped from a public restroom near the beach and the only witness is a blind man who heard the abduction. The girl is held for ransom and the investigation leads Horatio to an old nemesis who is still in prison.
Sun, Oct 24, 2010 60 mins
The man who murdered Horatio's wife five years ago escapes from prison and goes on a killing spree as he tries to locate his missing daughter, who is in foster care. The investigation reveals his victims may all be connected to the girl.
Sleepless in Miami
Sun, Oct 31, 2010 60 mins
A dismembered corpse is discovered when a man claims he dreamed about the three locations where the body parts are found. Natalia then goes undercover to visit the man's psychic to determine whether he is unstable, clairvoyant or a killer.
Sun, Nov 14, 2010 60 mins
A reality star is stabbed to death while attending a promotional party for her series. The investigation centers on the cast's hidden pasts and the victim's obsessed fans. Meanwhile, a young man struggles for his life after taking a poisonous drug he bought from one of the suspects who is also on the series.
On the Hook
Sun, Nov 21, 2010 60 mins
A fisherman is shot at by an assassin but he refuses police protection following the incident. The investigation reveals the target is being sued by his former business partner and that he is involved in an illegal secondary line of work.
Sun, Dec 5, 2010 60 mins
A pregnant woman is assaulted during a carjacking and left for dead by the side of a road. She's taken to a hospital where she fights for her life and that of her unborn baby. The investigation reveals the victim was targeted and that she had an argument with a friend a short time earlier.
Sun, Dec 12, 2010 60 mins
A sugar refinery explodes and one man is found dead inside. The investigation reveals the victim died because of foul play and that the refinery owner took cost-saving shortcuts that may have caused the blast.
Match Made in Hell
Sun, Jan 2, 2011 60 mins
A millionaire is killed by an alligator in his swimming pool, and the evidence suggests he was murdered. The investigation leads to an elite dating service the victim used. Ryan goes undercover and poses as a rich businessman to expose the truth behind the questionable matchmaking enterprise.
Sun, Jan 9, 2011 60 mins
A man and a woman are gunned down along a residential street, but water from a damaged fire hydrant threatens to wash away all of the evidence. The investigation reveals the victims may not be connected but may have been killed with the same bullet.
Sun, Jan 16, 2011 60 mins
A female Roller Derby competitor is murdered during a match when she visits the locker room after becoming sick on the track. The investigation reveals she may have been abused prior to joining the team and that it could have contributed to her death.
Sun, Feb 20, 2011 60 mins
The state attorney is gunned down during a press conference following a drug raid and a public defender appointed to represent one of the suspects is murdered. The investigation leads Horatio to the man who murdered his wife and who wants to reclaim Miami as his turf.
Sun, Feb 27, 2011 60 mins
A high-school bully who routinely humiliated her classmates is kidnapped, tied to a goalpost and stoned to death, following a party where she publicly embarrassed a nerdy girl. The probe reveals most everyone hated the victim and is glad she's dead.
Sun, Mar 6, 2011 60 mins
Two women are kidnapped and held in an abandoned house where one of them is strangled to death. The other woman narrowly escapes from the killer and notifies the police. The investigation soon leads to another victim buried in a state park, and Horatio launches an all-out hunt for the serial killer.
Sun, Mar 13, 2011 60 mins
An exclusive hunting club where the prey is human is uncovered by the CSIs after a man is killed with a bow and arrow in the Everglades. The probe reveals the victim is an illegal immigrant who was sold into slavery for the purpose of being hunted. Series star Adam Rodriguez wrote and directed the episode.
Sun, Mar 20, 2011 60 mins
A delivery-truck driver and a businesswoman on his route are murdered, and the CSIs investigate to uncover the connection between the two victims. The probe reveals that the driver was sleeping with women on his route and may have been stealing from customers.
Sun, Mar 27, 2011 60 mins
Natalia is taken hostage by a convicted murderer who escaped from prison just as another victim he is suspected of killing is discovered. But the man tells Natalia that he is innocent of both crimes and wants her to help him prove it.
Sun, Apr 10, 2011 60 mins
Horatio tries to protect a mixed-martial-arts fighter from his brother, who recently escaped from prison.
Paint It Black
Sun, Apr 17, 2011 60 mins
A college girl's throat is slashed while she sits alone in a hot tub late at night. The investigation centers on the victim's roommate, who was the last one to see her alive and may possess a dual personality.
Sun, May 1, 2011 60 mins
A man is murdered shortly after getting into a fight at a singles bar, but the body disappears before the police arrive. Also missing is the chief suspect, who slugged the victim and was seen with the bloody body shortly before it vanished.
Sun, May 8, 2011 60 mins
The ninth season concludes with Horatio hunting an escaped fugitive who fled a transport plane when it made an emergency landing in Miami. The investigation intensifies when the convict kills one woman, kidnaps a teen and sends another to a watery grave.