Halloween Heists

Halloween Heists

An annual tradition at the Nine-Nine is the Halloween Heist to determine the Ultimate Detective/Genius. The award was later renamed Ultimate Human/Genius in recognition of Gina's win.

9 episodes
  • Halloween

    Season 1, Episode 6 - Aired October 22 2013

    Jake bets Captain Holt that he can steal his Medal of Valor before midnight on Halloween. Meanwhile, Amy is unhappy when she's forced to dress up in costume to go undercover at a Halloween party.

  • Halloween II

    Halloween II
    Season 2, Episode 4 - Aired October 19 2014

    For the second Halloween running, Jake and Captain Holt wage a bet with Jake aiming to steal the Captain's watch before midnight. Meanwhile, after Gina bails on work, she's upset to find herself kicked out of her dance troupe.

  • Halloween III

    Halloween III
    Season 3, Episode 5 - Aired October 25 2015

    The third installment of Captain Holt and Jake’s Halloween heist culminates with a tie-breaking competition to claim the title of "amazing detective slash genius." This year, Jake and Holt split the squad into two teams to help them win.

  • Brooklyn Nine-Nine

    Halloween IV
    Season 4, Episode 5 - Aired October 18 2016

    It's Halloween in the Nine-Nine, which can only mean one thing: heist time. This year, the squad members pull out all the stops in their quest to win the new defending title of "Ultimate Detective Slash Genius". Lines are drawn and plans are made, but there can only be one reigning champion.

  • HalloVeen

    Season 5, Episode 4 - Aired October 17 2017

    The Nine-Nine embarks on its fifth annual Halloween Heist and, as usual, everybody has a plan and no one is safe. Relationships and friendships are tested as the title "Amazing Human Slash Genius" must be snagged by midnight, leaving everyone pitted against each other.

  • Cinco De Mayo

    Cinco De Mayo
    Season 6, Episode 16 - Aired May 9 2019

    In order to distract Terry from the stress of his upcoming lieutenant's exam, Jake, Holt and the squad decide to hold the annual Halloween Heist on a new date, Cinco de Mayo.

  • Brooklyn Nine-Nine

    Season 7, Episode 11 - Aired April 9 2020

    The Halloween heist returns once more as the squad compete to find out who is the greatest human/genius.

  • Brooklyn Nine-Nine

    The Last Day (Part 1)
    Season 8, Episode 9 - Aired September 16 2021

    After Jake decides to leave the Nine-Nine, he plans one final Heist to give everyone the perfect goodbye.

  • Brooklyn Nine-Nine

    The Last Day (Part 2)
    Season 8, Episode 10 - Aired September 16 2021

    As the final heist continues, Jake isn't the only one trying to give everyone the perfect goodbye.