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TV The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'  

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There are so many good episodes of Brooklyn Nine-Nine, but which ones really stand out? Do you like "Johnny and Dora" the best, or is "Charges and Specs" your favorite episode of Brooklyn Nine-Nine? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of Brooklyn Nine-Nine are, let's rank every Brooklyn Nine-Nine episode from best to worst.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine is a police procedural sitcom with an ensemble cast of Andy Samburg, Andre Braugher, Melissa Fumero, Joe Lo Truglio, Stephanie Beatriz, Terry Crews, and Chelsea Peretti. The setting is the fictional 99th Precinct of the New York City P.D. In its first season, Brooklyn Nine-Nine won the Golden Globe Award for "Best Television Series - Musical or Comedy."

Vote up your favorite episodes of Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and vote down any bad episodes that you really didn't enjoy, despite how much you love the series as a whole. It can be painful to put one Brooklyn Nine-Nine episode over the other when there are so many good ones, which is why you can vote on however many episodes you like.

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HalloVeen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 5 Episode 4: The Nine-Nine embarks on its fifth annual Halloween Heist and, as usual, everybody has a plan and no one is safe.

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The Jimmy Jab Games is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 2, episode 3: The precinct competes in The Jimmy Jab Games.

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Halloween is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 1, episode 6: It's Halloween night, a busy time of the year for any police precinct. Amy detests the holiday, and is unhappy when she has to don a costume to go undercover on street patrol with Charles. Back at the precinct, Jake bets Captain Holt he can steal his Medal of Valor before midnight, which results in him bringing out some costumes of his own.

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Johnny And Dora is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 2 Episode 23: Jake and Amy go undercover to catch Brooklyn's most notorious identity thief, and the case brings them closer together - too close.

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Jake And Amy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

A look back on Jake and Amy's relationship throughout Season 2 of Brooklyn Nine-Nine.

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Moo Moo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 4, episode 15: Sergeant Jeffords encounters a fellow police officer (guest star Desmond Harrington) while off-duty in his own neighborhood.

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Yippie Kayak is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 3, episode 10: Jake, Charles, and Gina are in a real-life "Die Hard" situation while off-duty on Christmas Eve, and Terry must leave his family celebration to try to save his squad.

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Halloween, Part III is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 3, episode 5: The third installment of Captain Holt and Jake's Halloween Heist culminates with a tie-breaking competition to claim the title of "amazing detective/genius."

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Windbreaker City is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 2, episode 15: Jake is heartbroken over Sophia (guest star Eva Longoria), but his spirits rise when the squad receives an invitation to a Homeland Security terrorist training simulation. That is, until the agent in charge (guest star Nick Kroll) assigns them the lame role of playing hostages.

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The Fugitive Pt. 1/The Fugitiv... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 4, episode 11: A mass escape of convicts from a prison van in the streets of Brooklyn sends the entire squad on a manhunt.

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Halloween IV is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 4, episode 5: The fourth annual Halloween heist goes for blood.

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Tactical Village is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 1, episode 19: The precinct heads to Tactical Village Day, a mandatory training course in which all regional precincts compete. While there, Amy runs into Teddy (guest star Kyle Bornheimer), a fellow officer she used to date. Meanwhile, Holt becomes addicted to a game on his phone, and Rosa is pissed at Charles for not inviting her to his wedding.

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The Bet is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 1, episode 13: Jake and Amy's ongoing bet about who can make more arrests comes to a close.

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The Pontiac Bandit Returns is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 2, episode 10: "The Pontiac Bandit," AKA Doug Judy (guest star Craig Robinson), is back in custody, after jamming up Jake and Rosa in his previous encounter with them. But when Rosa discovers Judy knows the whereabouts of the "Giggle Pig" drug leader, Capt. Holt offers the perp a plea deal to help track down the drug kingpin.

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Greg And Larry is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 3, episode 23: After a surprising turn of events in the Nine-Nine's attempt to track down Adrian Pimento's hitman, the precinct drops everything when they suspect Holt is in danger.

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The Cruise is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 3, episode 13: Jake and Amy are excited to go on their first real vacation together, but Amy's perfectly planned cruise ship itinerary becomes thwarted when they discover an old adversary onboard with them.

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Halloween II is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 2, episode 4: There's another ghouling bet between Jake and the Captain.

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Pontiac Bandit is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 1, episode 12: Jake takes interest in one of Rosa's perps, Doug Judy (guest star Craig Robinson, "The Office"), who has information about the "Pontiac Bandit," a car thief whom Jake has tracked for years.

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Beach House is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 2, episode 12: The team is excited to spend the weekend at Charles's beach house for a detectives-only-getaway, until Jake ruins the fun by inviting Captain Holt.

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Coral Palms, Pt.3 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 4, episode 3: The team makes a road trip to Florida to try to help Jake and Holt take down Figgis (guest star Eric Roberts, "Suits").

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Boyle-Linetti Wedding is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 2, episode 17: It's the day of Gina and Charles's parents' wedding, and the whole squad has a job to fulfill for the ceremony.

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Cop-Con is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 4 Episode 16: The precinct packs up and heads to the Tri-State Police Officers’ annual Cop-Con, which is usually the Nine-Nine’s excuse for a big annual party. But the squad’s fun is threatened this year when Holt asks them to be on their best behavior.

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Chasing Amy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 4 Episode 17: Amy suddenly vanishes hours before taking the Sergeant Exam, and it’s up to Jake and Rosa to find her before it’s too late.

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The Party is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 1, episode 16: The officers in the precinct head over to Holt's house to celebrate his birthday, but they wind up making a poor impression on his husband.

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48 Hours is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 1 Episode 7: When Jake makes an arrest without a lot of proof, he only has 48 hours to collect evidence, or else the "perp" will be released. After his unsuccessful interrogation of the suspect, Jake forces his co-workers to spend their weekend helping him crack the case. So, while the team is stuck at the precinct, Charles judges a pie contest between Gina and Rosa, and Holt helps Terry look better in the eyes of his in-laws.

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Pilot is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 1 Episode 1: Detective Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg) is a talented, but carefree police detective at Brooklyn's ninety-ninth precinct who, along with his eclectic group of colleagues, are used to having a lax captain around the office. However, when tightly-wound Captain Ray Holt (Andre Braugher) takes over, he is determined to make this dysfunctional group of detectives into the best precinct in Brooklyn.

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Sabotage is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 2 Episode 19: After a streak of really bad luck, Jake thinks he's being sabotaged by an enemy.

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Charges And Specs is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 1, episode 22: Jake's investigation of philanthropic civic leader Lucas Wint (guest star Ian Roberts) comes to a close, by the hand of Commissioner Podolski (guest star James M. Connor). Still determined to crack the case, Jake enlists Amy and a reluctant Captain Holt to help him uncover more evidence, despite potential suspension.

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Cheddar is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 3, episode 18: Holt allows Amy and Jake to house-sit for him while he visits Kevin in Paris, but mayhem ensues when Holt's beloved dog Cheddar goes missing under their watch.

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The Bureau is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Season 3, episode 22: With Pimento's life still in peril, Captain Holt calls on an old friend in the FBI to help with a seemingly impossible heist.

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The Big House, Pt. 1 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 5 Episode 1: Jake and Rosa assimilate to their new lives behind bars, but both are coping in very different ways. Jake bonds with his cellmate, Caleb (guest star Tim Meadows), and is forced to join a prison gang led by notorious inmate Romero (guest star Lou Diamond Phillips), in order to gain his protection.

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Maximum Security is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 3 Episode 21: In an attempt to get information on a criminal operation, Amy has to go undercover at a women'۪s prison and befriend one of the prisoners.

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Two Turkeys is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 5 Episode 7: Jake and Amy attempt to get their parents to bond over Thanksgiving dinner, but their first holiday together as a family does not go well.

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The Oolong Slayer is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 3 Episode 4: When investigating a serial killer, Jake enlists Holt's help in an attempt to solve the case off the radar.

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Det. Dave Majors is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 2 Episode 21: Jake is excited to work a case with the best detective in the NYPD, Detective Majors (guest star Garret Dillahunt), until Majors shares his intentions to ask Amy out on a date.

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The Last Ride is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 4 Episode 14: In what could be their last case as partners, Jake and Charles go to great extremes to apprehend a local bike thief.

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Thanksgiving is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 1 Episode 10: Amy wants to host a Thanksgiving dinner for the entire precinct, but it turns into a holiday disaster when Holt and Jake have to leave to go catch a perp.

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Christmas is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 1 Episode 11: Captain Holt receives death threats and Jake is put in charge of his security, a job he enjoys and abuses as much as he can. Meanwhile, Amy attempts to get the precinct to take a Christmas photo for Holt, but a lack of enthusiasm and Rosa's refusal to smile defeats her efforts. Also, Sergeant Terry Jeffords gets his mojo back.

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The Chopper is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 2 Episode 22: Holt is wary when Wuntch (guest star Kyra Sedgwick) lets Jake work his dream case, worried that she is setting him up to fail.

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The Vulture is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 1 Episode 5: A detective (guest star Dean Winters) from Special Crimes, takes over Jake's nearly solved murder case and steals his thunder.

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Sal's Pizza is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 1 Episode 9: When Sal's Pizza burns down and the fire marshal (guest star Patton Oswalt) quickly assumes that the owner is the prime suspect in the investigation, Jake does everything in his power to prove him wrong, even if it means stepping out of his jurisdiction. Meanwhile back at the precinct, chaos ensues when a computer virus publishes everyone's browser history.

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The Road Trip is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 2 Episode 9: In an attempt to add a touch of romance to their work trip, Jake invites his girlfriend Sophia (guest star Eva Longoria), as well as Amy's boyfriend, Teddy (guest star Kyle Bornheimer), to join them at a B&B.

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Ava is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 3 Episode 8: Terry leaves Jake in charge of entertaining his pregnant wife, Sharon, while he and Rosa head to Rikers to learn more about the Douglass Street murders.

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Unsolvable is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 1 Episode 21: When Jake gets the weekend off, he decides to take on a cold case that everyone thinks is unsolvable, but with the help of Terry, the two try to crack the case once and for all.

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The Slump is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 1 Episode 3: Jake has a slew of unsolved cases that he can't seem to close, and the other detectives don't want his losing streak to rub off on them. Meanwhile, Holt asks Amy to run lead on the Junior Policeman Program for at-risk youth, and she enlists Rosa and Gina's help. Also, Boyle helps Sergeant Jeffords with a special case he cannot solve.

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Terry Kitties is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 3 Episode 19: In an attempt to prove to his old precinct that he's not a joke, Terry enlists Jake's help in solving a case from his past.

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Operation: Broken Feather is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 1 Episode 15: Jake and Amy investigate a string of hotel robberies together, but Jake turns on her when he finds out she may leave the Nine-Nine to work in the Special Crimes unit with "The Vulture" (guest star Dean Winters).

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9 Days is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 3 Episode 12: When Captain Holt and Jake accidentally contract the mumps during an investigation, they decide to be quarantined together in hopes of still solving the case.

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The Big House, Pt. 2 is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 5 Episode 2: When the warden (guest star Toby Huss) asks Jake to investigate Romero’s (guest star Lou Diamond Phillips) drug smuggling operation, Jake and Caleb (guest star Tim Meadows) find themselves caught between the loyalty Jake has sworn to both of them.

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Undercover is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
Season 2 Episode 1: Jake returns to the Nine-Nine on the season two premiere of "Brooklyn Nine-Nine".