For a time, he was the acting unit chief of the BAU, taking over as Hotch stepped down temporally.
He specializes in explosives, fixations, and obsessive behaviors.
"But I did it on my terms and in the right way."Tell Us: Are you sad to see Moore go?
During high school, Morgan was popular from his sophomore year to graduation; he confided to Reid that during his freshman year, he got his "ass kicked every day".Moore, 45, opened up about his shocking departure on Wednesday, stating that he wanted more "balance" in his life."I love what I do for a living, I love it from 'action' to 'cut', but I also want to walk my dogs, travel, get married, have kids.I want balance, and it’s hard to do with the schedule that we have," the Young and the Restless alum told TVLine. Shemar Moore is officially leaving CBS' Criminal Minds after 11 years.Fans learned of the news during Wednesday night's episode when his character, Derek Morgan, decided to leave the FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit to focus on his family.