The 16th season of NCIS returns one month after Director Vance (Rocky Carroll) was kidnapped by a terrorist who tortured Special Agent Sloane (Maria Bello) years ago in Afghanistan. As Special Agent Gibbs (Mark Harmon) assumes the role as Acting Director in Vance's absence, the team searches worldwide for their missing leader.
Crime scene searches -- Fiction.
Criminal behavior -- Fiction.
Criminal investigation -- United States -- Fiction.
Forensic scientists -- Fiction.
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction.
Undercover operations -- United States -- Fiction.
United States. Naval Criminal Investigative Service -- Officials and employees -- Fiction.
CBS Studios Inc., broadcaster.
Harmon, Mark, 1951- actor.
McCallum, David, 1933- actor.
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm), distributor.
Perrette, Pauley, 1969- actor.
Weatherly, Michael, 1968- actor.