We didn't get to see it on-air, but the people finally came to their senses and voted CRIMINAL MINDS as Favorite TV Crime Drama at the People's Choice Awards! HUZZAH and CONGRATS to all the wonderful hard-working folks that give us our show! I'm grinning ... 'Reid' all about it here: http://tvline.com/2017/01/18/criminal-minds-season-12-jane-lynch-returns-reids-mother/2 participating by Criminal Minds showrunner Erica Messer had some big plans for Season 12, but everything changed on Aug. 12. Thomas Gibson, who was already serving a suspension, got fired following an altercation with writer/producer Virgil Williams, forcing the show t... A one-shot continuation of THAT scene between the two of them in Scarecrow. JJ shows her love and support right when he needs it most.