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Love Thy Neighbor is the 2nd episode of NCIS Season 16 and also the 356th episode of the entire NCIS series.


After a Navy Lieutenant is found murdered in his hot tub, the team interviews several families in the victim's peculiar neighborhood with the team soon discovering that there's a serial killer operating in the neighborhood while Torres must face the consequences after a volatile night out with Palmer.


Act One

Act Two

McGee as he, Gibbs, Bishop, Torres and Sloane prepare to interview the neighborhood's residents.

Act Three

Act Four

Act Five

Major Events

  • Torres is revealed to have kept Reeves's sunglasses after his death.



Series Regulars

Name Portrayed by Role
Leroy Jethro Gibbs Mark Harmon Special Agent in charge of the NCIS Major Case Response Team.
Timothy McGee Sean Murray Senior Special Agent and second-in command of the NCIS Major Case Response Team.
Nicholas Torres Wilmer Valderrama Special Agent for the NCIS Major Case Response Team.
Eleanor Bishop Emily Wickersham Special Agent for the NCIS Major Case Response Team
Jacqueline Sloane Maria Bello NCIS Forensic Psychologist
James Palmer Brian Dietzen Medical Examiner for the Major Case Response Team
Kasie Hines Diona Reasonover NCIS Forensic Specialist; Abby's replacement
Leon Vance Rocky Carroll Director of NCIS
Donald Mallard David McCallum Chief Medical Examiner for the NCIS Major Case Response Team.

Other Cast

Name Portrayed by Role
Dan Reynolds Ben Bodé
Kenna Reynolds Lise Simms Serial killer known as "The Dentist"
Loni Braddish Robin Patricia McDonald
Gary Clifford Ralph Cole, Jr.
Lewis Dacey David Pressman
Sheila Mooney Ellie Araiza
Edgar Fitz Mann Alfonso
David (Love Thy Neighbor) Don Brunner
Brendan Cory Tucker
Myrna Eliza Shin
Jonny (Love Thy Neighbor) Nick Alvarez
Mitch Zac Pullam
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