Dating an fbi agent
She got her last name from her stepfather—hence the Latina implication—but she is not Hispanic. She and SSA Morgan share a very friendly-flirty relationship but never go beyond that, although Penelope shows mild jealousy when she sees him dancing with two other women, and he responds negatively when asked for proposal advice by her boyfriend, Kevin Lynch.Penelope lost both of her parents at the age of 18.At the end of the season, she leaves the team to return and run Interpol in London.She returns for the 200th episode to help rescue a kidnapped SSA Jennifer Jareau and again in the episode "Tribute" (season 11), where she enlists the help of the BAU in catching a serial killer who had originally killed in Europe before killing in the United States.In the second episode of season six, JJ was forced to take a promotion to the Pentagon and left the team for the rest of the season.When JJ leaves the BAU for a promotion to a position at the Pentagon, Garcia and Hotch take up her responsibilities as media liaison and retains this position when JJ returns to the BAU as a profiler.In the situation she was really uncomfortable and said that she would never do it again and that she didn't know why she was ever "that" person. After Agent Elle Greenaway left the BAU permanently following a case when she had shot an unsub in cold blood, Prentiss showed up with papers stating she was the newest member of the BAU which caught both Hotch and Gideon off-guard as they hadn't signed off on her transfer.
He had retired in order to write books and go on lecture tours, but he returned to settle some unfinished business that was not immediately specified.
However, it is later revealed that Emily is alive and Jennifer meets her at a cafe in Paris, where she provides her with three passports and bank accounts to start a new life in hiding.
She returns once again in the season six finale before returning as a full-time cast member again in season seven. Cook's real-life sons Mekhai Anderson and Phoenix Andersen.
Jennifer returned to the show in the episode entitled "Lauren", in which she receives a call and returns to help the BAU find Emily Prentiss and capture Ian Doyle before it is too late.
When Emily is stabbed by Doyle and rushed to a hospital, Jennifer announces she did not survive.