She had earned her Master's degree from Georgia State University in Criminology and Forensic Science.
A while after, Abby joined Naval Criminal Investigative Service.
The team receives assistance from an offbeat forensic scientist named Abby Sciuto, played by Pauley Perrette, long-time coroner Dr.
Donald Mallard, or Ducky, played by David Mc Callum, and the coroner's assistant, Jimmy Palmer who is played by Brian Dietzen.
During her youth, Abby moved and got a chance to experience most of the southern United States.He relies on his sense of people as he deals with clues and suspects to help him find the correct direction for his investigations.He also has a long list of rules that he uses to run his life and the work lives of his team.Fans are three episodes away from the conclusion of another year of crazy mole hunting and crime fighting, but the thrill is about to amplify.Ruah teased in an interview with TVLine that "NCIS: LA" season 8 will end with a cliffhanger that fans will be talking about for a while."We've had edge-of-your-seat moments before, but this is a real big one — and it's not something that's going to just be resolved," the actress hinted."It's something that's going to stick with us for the remainder of the show, until we go off the air. It's something that's going to be present forever," she went on to say.Why is this relationship such an important move for her?Wickersham: Bishop has definitely regrouped and took time for herself, and really focused on work at NCIS.Bishop's brothers George (Ryan Doom), John (Jesse Bradford) and Robby (Jesse Johnson) arrive unannounced for Thanksgiving, and immediately deduce that Bishop must have been out on a date, since she arrives home after midnight, all dolled-up and wearing perfume.Determined to find out the identity of her paramour, they interrogate the usual suspects -- Mc Gee (Sean Murray), Torres (Wilmer Valderrama) and Clayton Reeves (Duane Henry) -- before finally landing on Gibbs of all people, after an algorithm designed by Abby (Pauley Perrette) says that Gibbs and Bishop would be a near-perfect match. At the end of Tuesday's episode, Bishop decided to put an end to her brothers' independent investigation and come clean that she's been seeing Qasim Naasir (Rafi Silver), whom we first met in Season 12 when his brother Rasheed Naasir, a terrorist, was killed by Gibbs (Mark Harmon).Qasim is brought back into the fold in the Thanksgiving episode as the case of the week leads Bishop to a man who's being wrongfully detained at Guantanamo Bay on suspicion of being a terrorist.