A second episode was also completed during June with the third scheduled episode being pushed back until after the production hiatus to give rest to the cast and crew. When Rollins discovers a personal connection to Taymor, Barba seeks Rollins' help in court, which forces her to disclose a secret she has worked hard to hide. Meanwhile, Barba struggles with his decision to put his grandmother in a retirement home. As Johnny D's criminal case finally goes to trial, Benson goes against Barba's advice by disclosing that Johnny is the biological father of Noah, endangering the final stages of the adoption. The rookie detective makes a rape claim, but then she recants it, leading Rollins to face a dark part of her own past. Season 16, Episode 6 November 5, 2014 Season 16, Episode 6 November 5, 2014 Three girls enter the woods, and two of them vanish while the third gets injured during their quest to find the mythical Glasgowman. Jay Halstead , and Sgt.
Rollins finds a pattern between these assaults and some rape cases she worked on back in Atlanta, but the rape kits for those were never tested. Detectives soon uncover that the boy knew his abductor, but friction between his parents impedes the investigation. Her story casts a national spotlight on sexual assault on college campuses, but her legal case is difficult for Barba to prove. Meanwhile, Benson must take an exam to formalize her promotion. When the original the charges is denied, the squad turns to retired Captain Cragen for insight in the case and uncover evidence that was never presented during the original trial.
Season 16, Episode 8 November 19, 2014 Season 16, Episode 8 November 19, 2014 A domestic-violence dispute involving a sportscaster and his girlfriend is uncovered on security-camera footage from a parking garage, but the girlfriend is reluctant to seek legal help because she doesn't want her family to break apart. The episode also featured the second appearance of Tony winner as a detective. Amaro works with the mother and her ex-husband, Sam, when footage proves the victim knew his abductor. Title Air Date 10:1 Sep 23, 2008 10:2 Sep 30, 2008 10:3 Oct 14, 2008 10:4 Oct 21, 2008 10:5 Oct 28, 2008 10:6 Nov 11, 2008 10:7 Nov 18, 2008 10:8 Nov 25, 2008 10:9 Dec 2, 2008 10:10 Dec 9, 2008 10:11 Jan 6, 2009 10:12 Jan 13, 2009 10:13 Feb 3, 2009 10:14 Feb 17, 2009 10:15 Mar 10, 2009 10:16 Mar 17, 2009 10:17 Mar 31, 2009 10:18 Apr 7, 2009 10:19 Apr 28, 2009 10:20 May 5, 2009 10:21 May 19, 2009 10:22 Jun 2, 2009. LuPone plays a Hollywood agent and Jordan her newest star who both become involved when their actor colleague is accused of rape.
The lack of a rape kit, the shakiness of the victim and varying numbers of suspects result in the case being dismissed. Barba takes the case and requires Amaro to stand as a witness, which forces him to reveal family secrets and face the possibility of tearing his family apart. Voight lead their teams in the investigation of a rape-murder case that is frighteningly similar to a case from New York a decade ago. Meanwhile, Benson meets the new addition to the squad, Detective Carisi , who starts off on the wrong foot. While dealing with Noah's situation, Benson investigates the group of mothers who have lied about their children's medical records.
Additionally, Bush and Soffer, with Ofc. Season 16, Episode 1 September 24, 2014 Season 16, Episode 1 September 24, 2014 In the 16th-season opener, Benson adjusts to being a foster mom to baby Noah, whose life is in jeopardy after Amaro does some undercover work linked to Noah's deceased biological mother. Season 16, Episode 4 October 15, 2014 Season 16, Episode 4 October 15, 2014 Police look for a manifesto created by a bike messenger who recounted his troubles with women in a video diary. Benson asks Amaro to go undercover, which sets off a series of events that puts everyone involved in danger — including baby Noah. Warner discovers that the pimp is Noah's biological father and alerts Benson. The squad then turn to retired Capt. Meanwhile, Benson deals with pressure from the newly appointed Deputy Chief William Dodds while Noah is hospitalized.
During the trial, a video tape that Walter recorded prior to his dementia is released, revealing his feelings and wishes for his family. Season 16, Episode 7 November 12, 2014 Season 16, Episode 7 November 12, 2014 Police from Chicago work with the squad to track a child-pornography victim, and together they follow a lead about a live-streamed pornography club. When a female employee is soon assaulted at a game convention, the detectives ask Punjabi to halt the game's release. Season 16, Episode 21 May 6, 2015 Season 16, Episode 21 May 6, 2015 A woman wants to recant her testimony in an incest case from when she was a child and free her father from prison, but the judge won't reopen the case. It is included on the Chicago Fire Season 3 and Chicago P.
This episode concludes a crossover with Chicago Fire and Chicago P. Specifically, they are involved in a joint case involving child sex internet ring. When college students discover her double life, they force themselves on Evie at a party, resulting in their arrest for rape. Meanwhile, Barba defies his grandmother's wishes. Season 16, Episode 10 January 7, 2015 Season 16, Episode 10 January 7, 2015 Rollins' old boss from Atlanta visits New York City along with his newest detective, who is found unconscious in her hotel bathroom. He previously appeared in multiple episodes in seasons 13 and 14. As the trial begins, the case starts to fall apart and more than just family secrets of Orion Bay's billionaire owner Orion Bauer and his daughter are revealed.
Russo and his manager are then suspects when security footage of the party goes missing, only to turn up on a gossip website. When Walter is hospitalized for a heart attack, Charmaine removes him from the hospital against medical advice before any tests can be conducted. The same starlet is later charged with statutory rape, prompting a curious Benson to investigate the actress's own past. Starting with the fifth episode of the season, Scanavino was upgraded to a regular cast member. Returning to Atlanta to interview a victim believed to have been assaulted by their suspect, she has an awkward reunion with her former boss, Atlanta Deputy Chief Charles Patton. Buchanan represents a student accused of raping a pornstar.
Hank Voight take part in a crossover event between Chicago Fire, Chicago P. A measles outbreak stops Barba's attempts to arrest the suspects and Benson is hit with reality when Noah contracts the illness. Cragen, whose memories of the investigation may help. Soon, missing security footage from the party turns up on a Web site run by a gossip mogul, whose refusal to share the source material lands him in court. Archived from on October 25, 2014. The strain between the estranged couple threatens the investigation until Benson and Amaro convince one spouse to turn against the other.
As Barba pushes forward with her trial for rape, Benson begins to suspect underlying issues that led to Evans' actions, which leads the squad to a producer who has a troubling history. Ellis tried and set a jailed-father accused of raping his daughter, free, after she recants her testimony against him. Meanwhile, a judge threatens to remove Noah from Benson's home. Alongside Braugher and Leonard, made a guest appearance in the same episode as. Buchanan may have a difficult case but there are certain elements that play in his and his clients favor. When Amaro declines the invitation, a fight ignites at the wedding, causing Nicolas to become arrested for assault.