Major Crimes Creator James Duff Previews "Backfire"

Americans like their privacy. Yes, here we go again with another episode of Major Crimes that was written and produced before a big news story took over the front pages and, once again, I remind our viewers that the show is not about politics. I don't know whether having informers and wires and cameras everywhere is a good or a bad idea, though I will express some pity for those tasked with analyzing American e-mails: after reading the first one hundred explanations of why spouses cheat on each other, I am pretty sure you have read them all. Even sex in the Twitterverse - lit up by pictures of politicians in various states of undress — begins to seem banal after so much...overexposure. Personally, I think a nonporous wall between our public and personal lives is a good idea, and that protections afforded our privacy by the Constitution are central to American liberty. But we live in a complicated age...

Major Crimes Season 2 Episode 10 “Backfire”

Major Crimes   Season 2 Episode 10  “Backfire” airs Monday, August 12 at 9 p.m. (ET/PT). Episode Synopsis:  Major Crimes Season 2 Episode 10 “Backfire”- In a case that hits a little  too close to home for Rusty, a 19-year-old prostitute is brutally murdered. The squad rushes to reach a deal with the remorseless killer they believe is part of a larger criminal enterprise. Their efforts, however, do not sit well with the judge assigned to the case. Read More...