American Police Department
Type Law enforcement agency
Abbreviation APD
Headquarters New York City, U.S.
General nature Law enforcement
Local civilian police
Years active 1998 - present
Appearance(s) Criminal Case (s1):
One Soul Away (first app.)

The American Police Department (APD) acts as the primary law enforcement agency in throughout the first season of Criminal Case.


Twelve people, including the player character, have acted as main members of the APD, with each of them assigned a particular job:

Personnel Age Position Duties
Andrea Goff N/A Chief of Police Oversees all criminal investigation operations of the agency.
Player N/A Homicide Detective Performs homicide investigations as the investigator-in-chief of formal murder investigations; brings killers to justice by all means necessary.
Adison Paulson N/A Elite Force Agent Recruits only the finest officers from local law enforcement agencies on behalf of the Chief's office. Assigned to investigate murders and shady crimes with the player.
Dante Wright N/A Elite Force Detective A detective who is assigned to investigate murders and shady crimes with the player.
Frederick Moran N/A Chief Medical Examiner Autopsies bodies of various murder victims, analyzes the murder weapon if necessary, issues new leads whenever possible, and handles anatomic forensics when needed.
Colin Richards N/A Lab Chief Handles and analyzes physical, biological, and clinical evidence to help homicide investigators incriminate the killer's identity, and sometimes discovers the murder weapon.
Michael Harvis N/A Tech Expert Handles and analyzes digital and technical evidence to help homicide investigators incriminate the killer's identity. Also issues new leads whenever possible.
Alexandra Smirnov N/A Profiler Analyzes objects and/or clues that cannot be analyzed by digital, physical, clinical, anatomic or technical forensics, but instead, through psychological analysis.
Nicolas Clifton N/A Field and Weapons Expert Assists detectives arrest notorious criminals by gaining outside information and/or using violent measures; performs analysis on weapons.

Notable arrests

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