As Alexx bids farewell to the team, Horatio and her successor find themselves victims of fatal gun-play; but all is not as it appears during the sixth season of CSI: Miami.
As Eric fights to regain control of his life, help comes from an unlikely source in the form of deceased Detective Tim Speedle.
Horatio faces off with a vengeful private investigator, whilst his undercover past, and his son, come back to haunt him.
Despite being credited for the entire season, Khandi Alexander only appeared in the first 19 episodes and departed the cast as a series regular.
Only 13 episodes had been completed before the 2007 Writers Guild of America strike.
After the strike, eight more episodes were made, resulting in a 21 episode season.
Horatio investigates the murder of a probation officer and soon comes to believe that one of the chief suspects in the crime may be a son he never knew he had.
After Horatio's son goes missing when a prison transport is attacked Horatio must find him.
Upon learning of the identity of Kyle he is targeted in order to get at Lt. Tripp also gets into trouble when it is suspected that he shot a deaf woman as the prisoners escaped.
Meanwhile Ryan causes tension with his former colleagues when he is hired as an expert witness for the defense.
To confirm his suspicions, he hires Yelina to investigate the boy's background.
Later, a prison guard's wife is kidnapped and held for ransom.