The conclusion of the two-part season finale as Monk, presumed dead, tries to clear his name after being falsely accused of murder. Meanwhile, a memorial service is prepared by Natalie in Monk's honor.
Episode number: 6x16 Airdate: Friday February 22nd, 2008 Network: USA Network
Captain Stottlemeyer is waiting on the beach and meets with… Monk, who has a bulletproof vest that he used to survive the shooting. Once he fell into the water, Monk simply swam to shore to their agreed-upon rendezvous. Stottlemeyer tells Monk to go into hiding and avoid contact with anyone he knows...