16 Times 'NCIS' Lost One of Its Own (PHOTOS)

Meredith Jacobs

The NCIS agents have a dangerous job, and they don't always make it home.

While Gibbs' (Mark Harmon) team hasn't lost many members over the years — and fans even recently found out that someone they thought was dead is actually very likely alive (Hello, Ziva!) — the agency has lost more than its fair share.

8 Questions We Have After Ziva's Return to 'NCIS' (PHOTOS)

8 Questions We Have After Ziva's Return to 'NCIS' (PHOTOS)

From her warning to Gibbs to her status with Tony, we want answers after that Season 16 finale shocker.

And we know these characters are actually dead because we've seen it happen on-screen or the bodies after. Click through the gallery above to see all the members of NCIS (and those who have worked with them) who have died over the years.

NCIS, Season 17, Fall 2019, CBS