12 July 2010Detective Jane Rizzoli and medical examiner Maura Isles investigate the grisly murder of a wealthy couple. Now that the Surgeon is behind bars, it seems one of his protégés is picking up where he left off. matches the work of a serial killer known as the Surgeon, who once nearly murdered Jane.
26 July 2010Jane and Maura investigate the mysterious death of a young boy whose family is from Cape Verde.
It appears at first that he may have died during an attempted exorcism, and it may take a message from beyond the grave for Jane to pinpoint exactly what happened.
Jane is distracted from the case when her mother sets her up on a surprise date.
2 August 2010After a student is gunned down in broad daylight, the investigation reveals she had more than a few secrets.
Meanwhile, Jane's mother Angela gets into a spat with her father over the car.
9 August 2010Something of a wedge is driven between Jane and Maura when they investigate the death of Adam Fairfield, the head of one of the oldest and richest families in Boston.Maura knows the family well and was once engaged to Garrett Fairfield, Adam's younger brother.Jane wants to treat this like any other case but Maura thinks she should cut the family some slack, particularly since she hasn't yet determined a cause of death.Jane thinks Maura wants her to go easy because they're rich and important.When Maura does in fact determine that Adam was murdered, she also finds a clue that leads to the killer - an cashmere sweater.Jane meanwhile learns that her mother Angela has taken to selling a tonic of sorts in local pubs.