TV Episodes The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.  

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There are so many good episodes of Chicago P.D., but which ones really stand out? Do you like "Start Digging" the best, or is "A Shot Heard Round the World" your favorite episode of Chicago P.D.? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of Chicago P.D. are, let's rank every Chicago P.D. episode from best to worst.

Chicago P.D. is an American police procedural drama, the second series in the Chicago franchise (Chicago Fire). The series debuted as a mid-season replacement on January 8, 2014, and stars Jason Beghe, Jon Seda, and Sophia Bush, who won the 2017 People's Choice Award for "Favorite TV Crime Drama Actress." Chicago P.D. follows the patrol officers and detectives of the 21st District of the Chicago Police Department.

Vote up your favorite episodes of Chicago P.D., and downvote 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 Chicago P.D. 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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Emotional Proximity is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Emotional Proximity Season 4 Episode 16: After a deadly warehouse fire that left Olinsky's daughter fighting for her life, Intelligence mobilizes to find the arsonist.

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A Shot Heard Round the World is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
A Shot Heard Round the World Season 4 Episode 8: A highly trained killer wages war against the Chicago Police Department.

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Actual Physical Violence is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Actual Physical Violence Season 3 Episode 3: A member of the team is held hostage by a man desperate to find his missing daughter.

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Start Digging is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Start Digging Season 3 Episode 23: A case turns personal for intelligence when Voight's son is connected to a murder investigation.

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Knocked the Family Right Out is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Knocked the Family Right Out Season 3 Episode 11: The team investigates a string of violent home invasions to find the common threat.

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I Remember Her Now is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
I Remember Her Now Season 4 Episode 13: Halstead goes undercover at a corrupt treatment center for troubled young girls.

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Care Under Fire is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Care Under Fire Season 5 Episode 7: Halstead goes undercover to stop an ex-military kidnapping crew from killing an innocent child.

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8:30 PM is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
8:30 PM Season 1 Episode 12: The Intelligence Unit races against the clock to take down those responsible for the bombing.

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Born into Bad News is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Born into Bad News Season 2 Episode 23: Intelligence comes to the aid of Commander Perry's nephew after he gets involved with a corrupt narcotics unit.

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The Number of Rats is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
The Number of Rats Season 2 Episode 20: SVU Detectives join Chicago Intelligence to connect a case in Chicago to an unsolved case about rape and murder from new york a decade prior. - Continuation of Chicago Fire's , "We Called Her Jelly Bean" episode.

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Wrong Side of the Bars is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Wrong Side of the Bars Season 1 Episode 2: The entire unit focuses to find Antonio's kidnapped son.

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What Do You Do is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
What Do You Do Season 2 Episode 15: Burgess and Roman tackle a dangerous smuggling operation with no means to defend themselves or call for help.

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Justice is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Justice Season 3 Episode 21: Burgess is on trial after shooting an unidentified man who she believes shot her partner.

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Shouldn't Have Been Alone is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Shouldn't Have Been Alone Season 2 Episode 10: A routine check on a potential terrorist threat puts Burgess in the hospital and intelligence on the case of a well-planned series of related crimes.

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Never Forget I Love You is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Never Forget I Love You Season 3 Episode 9: The investigation into a dead body found at the bottom of Lake Michigan points to Voight's social circle.

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Forty-Caliber Bread Crumb is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Forty-Caliber Bread Crumb Season 3 Episode 17: Intelligence becomes embroiled in a violent robbery case that put Halstead in the line of fire.

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The Silos is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
The Silos Season 4 Episode 1: The aftermath of Justin's death hangs heavy over Voight and Lindsay as intelligence investigates a murder arson case.

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Fork in the Road is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Fork in the Road Season 4 Episode 23: Lindsay must navigate around CPD politics when her mother is implicated in a murder case.

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You Wish is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
You Wish Season 4 Episode 11: Intelligence investigates the actions of a private police force operating independently of the CPD.

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Politics is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Politics Season 5 Episode 8: Intelligence investigates a twisted case involving a congressman caught with a dead girl.

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They'll Have to go Through... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
They'll Have to go Through Me Season 2 Episode 7: SVU Detectives travel to Chicago to help Intelligence take down a pedophilia ring at its source.

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Now I'm God is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Now I'm God Season 3 Episode 10: An investigation becomes personal for Voight when an acquaintance from his past is caught putting others lives in danger. A doctor with personal connections to Voight (Jason Beghe) is under investigation when four of his patients are committed to Chicago Med after an overdose of chemo

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The Weigh Station is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
The Weigh Station Season 2 Episode 3: With Bembenek behind bars, intelligence learns that it's not just Halstead in harm's way.

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In a Duffel Bag is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
In a Duffel Bag Season 3 Episode 20: An investigation is launched after an abandoned newborn baby is found by the lakefront.

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The Song of Gregory William Ya... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
The Song of Gregory William Yates Season 3 Episode 14: After escaping from an upstate New York prison, Gregory Yates sets his sights on Chicago.

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The Cases that Need to Be Solv... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
The Cases that Need to Be Solved Season 3 Episode 16: The murder of a young boy rocks the community and becomes top priority for the CPD.

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A Little Devil Complex is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
A Little Devil Complex Season 2 Episode 13: Continued from Chicago Fire "Three Bells," Firehouse 51 enlists Intelligence to help corner the arsonist they believe killed Shay.

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All Cylinders Firing is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
All Cylinders Firing Season 4 Episode 3: Platt and her Father become the targets of a brutal assailant.

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Chin Check is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Chin Check Season 1 Episode 3: After discovery of large amounts of 'Cop Killer' ammo, the Intelligence Unit is in a quest to find the source.

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Conventions is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Conventions Season 1 Episode 6: SVU Agents Fin and Rollins pay a visit to Chicago to help the intelligence unit track down a serial rapist/murderer.

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The Price We Pay is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
The Price We Pay Season 1 Episode 7: Tension between Voight and Antonio builds as Internal Affairs digs into a murder case which potentially involves Voight's son.

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A Material Witness is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
A Material Witness Season 1 Episode 9: A case close to home when the intelligence unit takes on a gang shooting with one living witness, Olinsky's daughter.

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Fallen is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Fallen Season 5 Episode 6: Upton must work with a vice cop she dislikes to help intelligence crack a drug related murder.

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The Three G's is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
The Three G's Season 2 Episode 19: The search is on for one of Chicago's most wanted fugitives after seveal dead teenage girls are found in a Chinatown factory.

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Home is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Home Season 5 Episode 5: A smuggling ring preys on foreign adoptees.

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Say Her Real Name is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Say Her Real Name Season 2 Episode 17: Intelligence goes off the books while investigating the death of a young activist.

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Prison Ball is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Prison Ball Season 2 Episode 6: Ruzek and Atwater go undercover as inmates after a 10-year-old girl is murdered.

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Thirty Balloons is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Thirty Balloons Season 1 Episode 5: Time is of the essence as the team tries to track down drug mules before they burst.

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Now Is Always Temporary is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Now Is Always Temporary Season 1 Episode 4: The intelligence unit is in hot pursuit of a counterfeiting ring as Atwater and Burgess come across something unexpected in a hoarder's house.

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There's My Girl is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
There's My Girl Season 2 Episode 21: Intelligence investigates the bombing of a trendy café and the district pays tribute to one of their own.

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Reform is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Reform Season 5 Episode 1: When a young bystander is shot during a difficult operation, the top brass question Halstead's involvement.

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Assignment of the Year is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Assignment of the Year Season 2 Episode 8: Intelligance works the case of a wealthy diamond dealer gunned down on Antonio's watch.

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Life Is Fluid is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Life Is Fluid Season 3 Episode 1: A familiar face steps in when an intelligence detective is abducted by a heroin kingpin in the season premiere.

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A Beautiful Friendship is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
A Beautiful Friendship Season 1 Episode 15: The Intelligence Unit is truly family in the season finale.

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Hit Me is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Hit Me Season 3 Episode 13: The search for an officer attacking and robbing casino-goers exposes corruption inside the CPD.

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Get Back to Even is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Get Back to Even Season 2 Episode 18: Voight has suspicious ties with a missing teenager involved in a drug robbery gone wrong.

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Chicken, Dynamite, Chainsaw is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Chicken, Dynamite, Chainsaw Season 2 Episode 4: A clue leading intelligence to the whereabouts of missing teenage girls comes from an unlikely source close to the victim.

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Disco Bob is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Disco Bob Season 2 Episode 12: Intelligence is forced to sort through a complicated web of clues surrounding the murder of a mother and her daugther.

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Seven Indictments is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Seven Indictments Season 4 Episode 14: Intelligence investigates a home explosion with no witnesses and a victim burned beyond recognition

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Favor, Affection, Malice or Il... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Favor, Affection, Malice or Ill-Will Season 4 Episode 15: When a desperate father comes looking for a hitman to take care of his daughter's murderer, her case is re opened by the intelligence team