Blue Bloods

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  • TV-14
  • 2010
  • 12 Seasons
  • 7.6  (36,560)

In this crime procedural series, a family of New Yorkers spreads out through various branches of law enforcement. The patriarch is the Police Commissioner, a son is an ethically challenged cop, a daughter is a prosecuting attorney, and the youngest is an ambitious graduate of Harvard Law School. The series follows the family's drama, both on the job and off. Frank, the father, is the strong leader of the family's law enforcement tradition. Danny is the tough military veteran who isn't above using brutality to get the job done, which sometimes puts him at odds with his less violent colleagues. Erin is a driven assistant district attorney who has to fight to get criminals off the streets. And Jamie is brilliant youngest son who gave up a chance at high paying job in order to be a cop. When Jamie gets involved in an investigation that even Frank doesn't know about, the whole structure of the family is put in jeopardy. Blue Bloods generally follows the formula of the police drama/procedural genre. The series has received generally lukewarm reviews from critics. Audiences have been more positive about the series, however. Ratings for the series have been consistent, and Blue Bloods has been one of the most successful series for CBS since debut in 2010. Its tenth season aired in 2019 and early 2020. The series will return for an eleventh season, but the release date of the series remains uncertain because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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On The Arm
11. On The Arm
January 14, 2022
Danny pursues Dickie Delaney, a con artist pretending to be the legendary singer Jimmy Buffett, after he's tricked into paying for the scammer's meal at an expensive restaurant. Also, Frank investigates NYPD Captain Terrell, who is using her badge to get free wares from local stores; Erin worries about her reputation when she's the subject of a salacious, anonymous police blog; and Jamie introduces a decades-old saluting rule in the precinct.
Old Friends
10. Old Friends
January 7, 2022
An illegal drug shipment arriving in New York City forces Danny to partner up with his Texas Ranger associate, Major Waylon Gates, to find the narcotics before they flood the streets. Also, Jamie makes a concerning discovery about a former mentor as he helps a neighbor handle a gambling debt, and Frank receives pushback from Mayor Chase over his handling of a brawl between demonstrators and police officers at a protest.
Firewall
9. Firewall
December 10, 2021
Frank enlists the help of an old friend, Sloane Thompson, to investigate a cyber-attack on the NYPD that forces Danny and Baez to release an evasive suspect. Also, Baez questions her place within the NYPD; Eddie is torn over a workplace dilemma; and Jamie wrestles with a family secret.
Reality Check
8. Reality Check
December 3, 2021
Danny partners with Anthony to solve a double homicide when Anthony's shady cousin, Joey, proves to have gang ties to the crime. Also, the boundary between Eddie and Jamie's work and personal relationship is strained when Eddie and her new partner, Badillo, ask Jamie to reassign them to different partners, and Erin questions the sacrifices she's made for her career when she allows her law school friend to dig into her personal life to prepare for a potential run for district attorney.
USA Today
7. USA Today
November 19, 2021
Danny and Baez's attempts to find the culprit who assaulted a shop owner are hindered by the close-knit community's refusal to cooperate with the investigation. Also, Erin's suspicions about her boss rise when the D.A. assigns her to a seemingly low-level case, and Gormley, Garrett and Baker are threatened when Frank welcomes a new staff member to their "dream team."
Be Smart or Be Dead
6. Be Smart or Be Dead
November 12, 2021
Frank causes family tension when he assigns Jamie to guard Danny after a hit is put on him, and when Frank tries to stop his cop grandson, Joe Hill (Will Hochman), from seeking revenge after he's attacked. Also, Eddie gets a hostile new partner, and Erin's moral character is attacked by the defense when she tries an old murder case related to her boss, the D.A.
Good Intentions
5. Good Intentions
November 5, 2021
Jamie and Eddie experience marital tension when Eddie allows her newly released ex-convict father, Armin, to live with them. Also, Danny and Baez go out of their way to help a desperate out-of-town man find his missing sister; Anthony enlists Erin's help when new evidence arises in a closed case from his previous police career; and Frank goes head to head with Archbishop Kearns when a local priest calling for the NYPD to be de-funded causes friction between the force and the church.
True Blue
4. True Blue
October 22, 2021
Jamie faces backlash from fellow officers, when he partners with Erin and Anthony to investigate an underground bar the NYPD and FDNY use to hide their criminal indiscretions. Also, Eddie's partner, Witten, considers leaving the force; Danny and Baez investigate a student's murder at a prestigious private school; and Frank addresses an issue of police brutality regarding Baker's husband.
Protective Instincts
3. Protective Instincts
October 15, 2021
Frank must decide between remaining police commissioner and pursuing a new professional chapter when his old friend Lenny Ross presents him with an exciting job offer. Also, Sean puts Jamie and Eddie in a tough position when he tries his hand at the family business behind his father Danny's back, and Danny and Baez investigate the murder of a restaurant delivery man.
Times Like These
2. Times Like These
October 8, 2021
Tension escalates between Frank and Mayor Chase after Frank makes a public arrest that goes viral; Danny and Baez investigate a gang attack that takes an unexpected turn; Jamie worries when Eddie lies to him about where she's going in the evenings.
Hate is Hate
1. Hate is Hate
October 1, 2021
As Danny consults a psychic to solve the murder of a young boy, Frank is at odds with the mayor over how best to protect the city from an uptick in crime following a high-profile shooting. Also, Erin investigates a decades-old case in which the primary eyewitness to the killing is her boss, D.A. Kimberly Crawford, who was 13 years old at the time.
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In this crime procedural series, a family of New Yorkers spreads out through various branches of law enforcement. The patriarch is the Police Commissioner, a son is an ethically challenged cop, a daughter is a prosecuting attorney, and the youngest is an ambitious graduate of Harvard Law School.

The series follows the family's drama, both on the job and off. Frank, the father, is the strong leader of the family's law enforcement tradition. Danny is the tough military veteran who isn't above using brutality to get the job done, which sometimes puts him at odds with his less violent colleagues. Erin is a driven assistant district attorney who has to fight to get criminals off the streets. And Jamie is brilliant youngest son who gave up a chance at high paying job in order to be a cop. When Jamie gets involved in an investigation that even Frank doesn't know about, the whole structure of the family is put in jeopardy.

Blue Bloods generally follows the formula of the police drama/procedural genre. The series has received generally lukewarm reviews from critics. Audiences have been more positive about the series, however. Ratings for the series have been consistent, and Blue Bloods has been one of the most successful series for CBS since debut in 2010. Its tenth season aired in 2019 and early 2020. The series will return for an eleventh season, but the release date of the series remains uncertain because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Blue Bloods is a series that is currently running and has 12 seasons (247 episodes). The series first aired on September 24, 2010.

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Blue Bloods is available for streaming on the CBS website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Blue Bloods on demand at Apple TV+, Paramount+, Amazon Prime, Amazon, Hulu, Vudu, FuboTV, Microsoft Movies & TV, Sling, Google Play, Apple TV and Pluto TV.

  • Premiere Date
    September 24, 2010
  • IMDB Rating
    7.6  (36,560)