"They'll bring you in. She'll make you talk." Deputy Police Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson (Kyra Sedgwick) is a police detective who transfers from Atlanta to Los Angeles to head up a special unit of the LAPD that handles sensitive, high-profile murder cases.
Originally from: Atlanta, GA
Position/title: Deputy Chief, Priority Homicide Division/Major Crimes Division
Marital Status: Married (to Fritz)
Expertise: CIA Trained Interrogator
Personality type: A, is in charge, or upset by another pulling rank if she isn't
Strengths: Tough, razor-sharp investigative skills. Always produces results. Known as 'The Closer' because almost all of her confessions lead to convictions.
Weaknesses: Sweets, especially Chocolate, tends to micro-manage her team, doesn't often compliment her team, is a terrible driver, she is easily intimidated by her father, she is vain, refuses to wear her glasses, horrible at delegating her tasks,
Endearing traits: No matter if they've insulted her or they are the killer, Brenda always thanks everyone. She always wishes them a nice day, no matter how they've behaved. She constantly loses her purse, her love for kitty
Character flaws: Even though her professional life seems to be on tract, her private life is a mess. She tends to be selfish, focusing on her desires with little regard for the desires of her life partner, expecting them to give more in compromise than she is willing to.
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