The actor will star in the show as a boxing trainer called Tony Colt, TV Guide reports.
Tony ends up finding out that his favourite student is a brutal serial killer.
Dutton, who will appear in the tenth episode of the season, has previously won Emmys for his guest roles in The Practice and Without A Trace.
He has also guest starred in shows like Law & Order: LA, CSI: NY, Dark Blue and My Name Is Earl, and played Foreman's father in House.
Jack Coleman, Brigid Brannagh and Andy Milder are among the other stars who have signed up for guest roles in Criminal Minds.
The show airs on Wednesdays at 9/8c on CBS.