Season 5, Episodes 10-11 – Rosa comes out to her parents, Gina returns to the 99, and Holt deals with the mob in two great episodes to round-out the midseason finale.
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Season 4, Episodes 21-22 – Brooklyn Nine-Nine takes a more serious turn to its usual optimism in “The Bank Job” and “Crime and Punishment.” When Jake and Rosa’s investigation of a dirty cop implodes, they find themselves framed for her dirty work and facing the consequences.
Season 4, Episodes 19-20 – Brooklyn Nine-Nine gives us another hour of humor in “Your Honor” and “The Slaughterhouse.” When Holt’s mother visits the precinct, Jake is over the moon at the opportunity to learn more about Holt’s personal life. Then, when Rosa and Jake get recruited to help with an on-going investigation their idol is leading, it seems like a dream come true, but is it actually something else entirely?
Season 4, Episode 17-18 – Brooklyn Nine-Nine pairs a party with a test in “Cop Con” and “Chasing Amy.” With two separate storylines, the show gives us the chance to see the nine-nine outside of the precinct, partying at a convention, and Amy as she takes the next step in her career goals.
Season 4, Episode 16 – Brooklyn Nine-Nine gets serious in “Moo Moo.” When Terry gets profiled in his neighborhood for being a black man, he gets his first real taste of police bureaucracy while Jake and Amy play parent babysitting his daughters.
Season 4, Episode 15 – Brooklyn Nine-Nine shows us what the nine-nine would do if the precinct was about to close in “The Last Ride.” With the possibility of closure seemingly imminent, the team sets about their last day of work with the show’s typical humor.
Season 4, Episode 10 – Brooklyn Nine-Nine decks the halls with an investigation to find the perfect Christmas Gift and Caroller in “Captain Latvia.” With a slight division from the usual storylines, the episode falls a bit flat from its usual voice and humor.
Season 4, Episode 6 – Brooklyn Nine-Nine brings the return of Pimento in “Monster in the Closet.” With a couple of strong running jokes and some focus on less-used characters, the show continues to stay fresh.
Season 4, Episode 5 – Brooklyn Nine-Nine puts on its annual heist in “Halloween IV.” Though the team is up to their usual antics with new tricks up their sleeves, this year’s heist didn’t have quite the blindside the show typically aims for.
Season 4, Episode 3 – In this solid conclusion episode of the opening season three-episode arc, Jake and Holt reunite with the rest of the nine-nine team in the hopes of finally catching Jimmy “The Butcher” Figgis. The episode doesn’t disappoint in this season’s continued delivery of prime comedic outcomes.
Season 4, Episode 2 – In another hilarious episode of Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Jake and Holt find themselves in a predicament they didn’t quite plan for when they let Jimmy Figgis find them. Now their only hope might be the rest of the nine-nine.
Season 4, Episode 1 – Chaotic man-child Jake Peralta and robotic straight-man Captain Holt find themselves stuck in the worst place imaginable: sweaty Florida. A stray from the usual narrative ensemble cast, this season’s opener does not disappoint in humor or story development.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine wraps up its second season with “Johnny and Dora”, which finally addresses the Jake-Amy romantic tension head on. They team up to catch some bad guy and have to pretend to be engaged and in love*. That requires some making out, despite both of them insisting on it not being weird.
The second-to-last episode of Brooklyn Nine-Nine‘s second season went back to its roots with a Jake/Holt main story. Jake sniffs out a murder that could blow up into a huge case and a surprise twist may take Captain Holt away from the 99.