Zachariah started his carreer as a politician and a socialist when he was very young and thanks to the money he'd got from his parents. His sister, Lucy, got to be Townville's mayor and after her, Zachariah took her place. He was a candidate in the mayoral elections again when his period finished, but lost to Paul Waters from the Capitalist Alliance and became a city councillor and started being a businessman.
Zachariah made his first appearance when he was still Townville's Mayor. After the player solved a murder in Townville's Prison Center, he arrived at the police headquarters to inform that the player's team would stop investigating crimes in the Countryside to go to the Commercial Area.