Netflix has been home to the popular CBS series Criminal Minds for almost a decade since 2014. But now all 12 seasons of the series streaming on Netflix US are going to leave the platform on June 30th, 2022.
Criminal Minds originally aired on CBS in 2005. And the series concluded in 2021 with the release of the fifteenth season taking the total Criminal Minds episodes count to 324. Beyond Borders and Suspect Behaviour are its two spin-off series.
The initial 12 seasons of the Criminal Minds were being dropped on Netflix in 2014. But Netflix failed to license the newer seasons ever since episode 13. And now even those 12 seasons are all set to leave the platform gradually this June. That’s why the complete series has been made available on other platforms such as Paramount+, Vudu, and more on subscription. Reportedly, the show is on its way to getting a reboot as well at Paramount+. Seasons 13-15 are available on Hulu. Therefore a die-hard fan of the series still has options available for him.
The show is available internationally by Disney where the show is accessible on the Star tab of Disney+.
The show bagged the third most-watched title on Netflix US in 2020 with a view time of 35.41 billion minutes according to Nielsen data. And Criminal Minds Netflix was the most popular show on Netflix US with a view time of 33.9 billion minutes. The show still continues to take its place in the Nielsen top 10s every week in 2022. It has over 500 million minutes of view time every week.
This police procedural series, Criminal Minds follows a FBI profilers’ group at the BAU. They spend their days profiling, investigating, and unraveling the minds of psychopathic criminals.
Over the course of its long run, the cast of the Criminal Minds has given incredible performances. The cast includes Matthew Gray, Shemar Moore, Thomas Gibson, A.J. Cook, Paget Brewster, Joe Mantegna, Kirsten Vangsness, and Mandy Patinkin.
Now, if you are a Netflix subscriber with Criminal Minds in your watch list, make a fast move binge-watching the series. Otherwise, you have other options also of watching the series on Hulu or Paramount+ among others. This means you can still enjoy the thrilling turns and twists of Criminal Minds in the comfort of your home.