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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A Shot Heard Round the World is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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) 2 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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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I Remember Her Now is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 4 Episode 13: Halstead goes undercover at a corrupt treatment center for troubled young girls.

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Emotional Proximity is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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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Start Digging is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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) 6 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 3 Episode 11: The team investigates a string of violent home invasions to find the common threat.

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The Number of Rats is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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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8:30 PM is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 1 Episode 12: The Intelligence Unit races against the clock to take down those responsible for the bombing.

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Favor, Affection, Malice or Il... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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

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Chin Check is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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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You Wish is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 4 Episode 11: Intelligence investigates the actions of a private police force operating independently of the CPD.

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The Song of Gregory William Ya... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 3 Episode 14: After escaping from an upstate New York prison, Gregory Yates sets his sights on Chicago.

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What Do You Do is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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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The Weigh Station is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 2 Episode 3: With Bembenek behind bars, intelligence learns that it's not just Halstead in harm's way.

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Care Under Fire is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 5 Episode 7: Halstead goes undercover to stop an ex-military kidnapping crew from killing an innocent child.

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Born into Bad News is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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 Silos is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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.
Season 4 Episode 23: Lindsay must navigate around CPD politics when her mother is implicated in a murder case.

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Wrong Side of the Bars is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 1 Episode 2: The entire unit focuses to find Antonio's kidnapped son.

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They'll Have to go Through... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 2 Episode 7: SVU Detectives travel to Chicago to help Intelligence take down a pedophilia ring at its source.

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Shouldn't Have Been Alone is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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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A Little Devil Complex is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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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The Cases that Need to Be Solv... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 3 Episode 16: The murder of a young boy rocks the community and becomes top priority for the CPD.

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Politics is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 5 Episode 8: Intelligence investigates a twisted case involving a congressman caught with a dead girl.

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All Cylinders Firing is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 4 Episode 3: Platt and her Father become the targets of a brutal assailant.

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Forty-Caliber Bread Crumb is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 3 Episode 17: Intelligence becomes embroiled in a violent robbery case that put Halstead in the line of fire.

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In a Duffel Bag is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 3 Episode 20: An investigation is launched after an abandoned newborn baby is found by the lakefront.

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Now I'm God is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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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Justice is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 3 Episode 21: Burgess is on trial after shooting an unidentified man who she believes shot her partner.

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Never Forget I Love You is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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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Life Is Fluid is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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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Hit Me is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 3 Episode 13: The search for an officer attacking and robbing casino-goers exposes corruption inside the CPD.

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Fallen is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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 Price We Pay is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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) 35 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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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A Dead Kid, a Notebook, and a ... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 3 Episode 7: The death of a teenaged boy exposes corruption behind the walls of an affluent school.

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Grasping for Salvation is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 4 Episode 20: A recovered murder weapon challenges the conviction of a 17-year-old murder case.

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Seven Indictments is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 4 Episode 14: Intelligence investigates a home explosion with no witnesses and a victim burned beyond recognition

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Disco Bob is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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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Call it Macaroni is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 2 Episode 1: Intelligence is thrown when an undercover job turns into a manhunt for two brothers. Voight is under scrutiny as Jin's murder investigation transpires in the Season Premiere.

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300,000 Likes is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 4 Episode 7: The only eyewitness in a timely case against a suspected serial rapist is found murdered.

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An Honest Woman is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 2 Episode 5: Intelligence fights for one of their own when Voight is beaten and kidnapped.

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There's My Girl is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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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Say Her Real Name is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 2 Episode 17: Intelligence goes off the books while investigating the death of a young activist.

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Conventions is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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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Now Is Always Temporary is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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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Chicken, Dynamite, Chainsaw is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
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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Forget My Name is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 3 Episode 8: An investigation is launched when the team discovers the body of a government official.

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Big Friends Big Enemies is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 4 Episode 4: A shooting outside of a concert leads to a tangled web of gang related violence.

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She's Got Us is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Episodes of Chicago P.D.
Season 3 Episode 22: The team looks into a pyramid scheme operation that may be linked to a brutal murder.