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The Closer Season 7 Episodes

21 Episodes 2011 - 2012

In the seventh and final season of "The Closer", Brenda and the LAPD are the targets of a civil lawsuit and as a result, Brenda's department is faced with a more expansive audit by Captain Sharon Raydor (Mary McDonnell, now a series regular). On the homefront, Brenda gets difficult news from her parents (Barry Corbin and Frances Sternhagen).

Episode 1

Unknown Trouble

Mon, Jul 11, 2011 60 mins

The seventh and final season kicks off with Brenda investigating the shootings of a rap star and six bystanders. Meanwhile, Delk gets set to announce seismic organisational changes; and a civil suit targets Brenda and the department.

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Episode 2

Repeat Offender

Mon, Jul 18, 2011 60 mins

Brenda and her squad snoop into the slaying of a young female house sitter. And just as the LAPD undergoes game-changing organisational shifts, Captain Raydor advances in her audit of Brenda's department.

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Episode 3

To Serve With Love

Mon, Jul 25, 2011 60 mins

Flynn and Provenza plunge into yet another ill-fated adventure when they try to make quick cash by serving court papers for a lawyer. The boys get a bad break when they serve a man—and he's killed just minutes afterward.

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Episode 4

Under Control

Mon, Aug 1, 2011 60 mins

The squad searches for a vanished boy who has a connection to Lt Tao. Elsewhere, Capt. Raydor continues her methodical review of Brenda's team and offers a troubling recommendation to Brenda.

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Episode 5

Forgive Us Our Trespasses

Mon, Aug 8, 2011 60 mins

The team snoop into the death of a minister, but their investigation is jeopardised by the victim's own shady secrets and his family's efforts to protect his name and their church. Meanwhile, all but one member of the unit receive a civil-suit subpoena as suspicions and tensions begin to grow within the squad.

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Episode 6

Home Improvement

Mon, Aug 15, 2011 60 mins

Brenda springs into investigative action when a body is found at a home-construction site. Meanwhile, Brenda considers turning to a lawyer, but the pricey retainer fee means Fritz will likely have to sacrifice certain luxuries.

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Episode 7

A Family Affair

Mon, Aug 22, 2011 60 mins

The team investigates the puzzling death of a fellow officer's daughter. Elsewhere, Captain Raydor advances in her meticulous audit of Brenda's unit and begins to sharpen focus on Detective Sanchez.

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Episode 8

Death Warrant

Mon, Aug 29, 2011 60 mins

Brenda reaches out to Capt. Raydor for help in a twist-filled case involving a murder-for-hire scheme, a formidable drug cartel and allegations of police brutality. Elsewhere, squad members are deposed in regard to the lawsuit levelled against Brenda.

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Episode 9

Star Turn

Mon, Sep 5, 2011 60 mins

Brenda tries to hit all the right notes when investigating the puzzling disappearance of a stage father whose daughter's new single is ready for release. On the flip side, new and potentially hopeful developments emerge in Brenda's civil suit.

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Episode 10

Fresh Pursuit

Mon, Sep 12, 2011 60 mins

The team digs for clues in the shooting death of a deputy sheriff. Meanwhile, Brenda's civil case comes to a head when the judge must make a crucial decision.

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Episode 11

Necessary Evil

Mon, Nov 28, 2011 60 mins

Brenda and her squad investigate the shooting of a high-school principal whose school is entangled in scandal. Yet a territorial conflict erupts between Brenda and Fritz when Brenda's investigation overlaps with an existing FBI case.

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Episode 12

You Have the Right to Remain Jolly

Mon, Dec 5, 2011 60 mins

It's a blue Christmas when Santa's zip-line arrival into a Christmas village goes terribly awry and Brenda's team must take on the holiday case.

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Episode 13

Relative Matters

Mon, Dec 12, 2011 60 mins

A man is murdered while under FBI surveillance, stirring up friction between the federal agents and the LAPD. Meanwhile, Brenda's parents arrive for the holidays and spring surprising news on Brenda.

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Episode 14

Road Block

Mon, Dec 19, 2011 60 mins

The team seeks clues in the hit-and-run murder of a girl on a bicycle. Brenda soon puts her investigative focus on the police commissioner and his wife when she suspects their involvement in a scandalous cover-up. Maggie Wheeler guest stars.

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Episode 15

Silent Partner

Mon, Dec 26, 2011 60 mins

A federal lawsuit against Brenda heats up in the wake of a murder. As Brenda's lawyer goes to court for her, Brenda turns to a businessman for help in cracking the murder case.

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Episode 16

Hostile Witness

Mon, Jul 9, 2012 60 mins

Brenda tangles with her nemesis, lawyer and suspected rapist-murderer Philip Stroh. Brenda pulls a shock-and-awe courtroom manoeuvre that may jeopardise an entire case, putting her at odds with the new DA.

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Episode 17

Fool's Gold

Mon, Jul 16, 2012 60 mins

Provenza tries to help his ex-wife locate her wedding ring, but he stumbles into red-faced fumbles that include a robbery, an evidence-destroying canine and a frenetic appraiser.

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Episode 18

Drug Fiend

Mon, Jul 23, 2012 60 mins

Brenda investigates after a popular cancer doctor is savagely killed and his drug supply is stolen. Meanwhile, a new assignment causes Brenda to question Raydor's loyalty to Pope; and a game-changing development involves Gabriel.

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Episode 19

Last Rites

Mon, Jul 30, 2012 60 mins

The squad investigates the slaying of a priest, stirring up friction with the Catholic Church and causing Brenda and Pope to clash. Elsewhere, Brenda's parents arrive as her father continues his cancer treatments.

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Episode 20

Armed Response

Mon, Aug 6, 2012 60 mins

The investigative focus is on a young couple after a decorated veteran is found dead. Brenda snoops, but her investigation is hampered by a meddling DA's office. Elsewhere, Raydor and Pope inch closer to finding the leak in the department.

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Episode 21

The Last Word

Mon, Aug 13, 2012 60 mins

In the series finale, Brenda leads an investigation that she thinks will finally bring nemesis Philip Stroh to justice, but her obsession with him soon puts her career—and her life—in jeopardy.

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