Crescent City Part 2 is the nineteenth episode of Season Eleven of NCIS and the 252nd of the series as a whole. This episode is also the second part of the backdoor pilot for the spin-off series, NCIS: New Orleans.
As the hunt for the copycat killer of the infamous Privileged Killer continues, Gibbs and Bishop trek the length and breadth of New Orleans to search for answers with the help of Special Agent Dwayne Pride and Pride's own team. Meanwhile, back in D.C., as Tony receives a gift from Bishop, he, McGee and FBI Special Agent Tobias Fornell continue to track political connections to the case.
The episode opens with a preview of what happened in the previous episode and ends with the unidentified Privileged Killer murdering FBI agent Lynette Doyle in her car in a street in downtown New Orleans.
It's revealed that Bishop is originally from Oklahoma.
Following the case, NCIS Special Agent Meredith Brody is permanently reassigned to the NCIS: New Orleans office, resulting in her becoming the newest member of the NCIS: New Orleans team.
This is one of the few episodes of the entire NCIS series to have the credits for the episode including the Guest Stars appear after the first act.
This episode also marks the final appearance to date of Forensic Scientist Wendell Hobbs who has not made an appearance in the NCIS: New Orleans spin-off series.