NOTICE: While generally acceptable for the over 14 crowd, there may be some sensitive topics now and then.
Brenda Johnson, an Atlanta police detective, moves to Los Angeles and heads up a squad that handles sensitive, high-profile homicides. Although she clashes with some colleagues, her skills as a CIA-trained interrogator prove invaluable in obtaining confessions.
Notable Queer-Centric Episodes
- Season 2, Episode 7 “Head over Heels” – Severed body parts found in a trash bin lead the detectives to more than 200 women whom the victim may have exposed to HIV.
- Season 5, Episode 14 “Make Over” – Major Crimes runs into a problem when it is forced to reopen an old murder case and discovers that the detective who closed it (Provenza’s ex-partner) had a sex change and is now a woman.