Metropolitan Police Department
Shinji Muroi (Toshiro Yanagiba) Chief Inspector, Criminal Investigations 1st Division
Chief Inspector for the Metropolitan Police Department, and the man constantly caught between serving the interests of both his bureaucratic superiors and the cop on the street. His devotion to the truth as final arbiter winds up turning the establishment against him.
Hitomi Okita (Miki Maya), Superintendent, Criminal Investigations 1st Division
Muroifs direct supervisor who, owing a debt of gratitude to him, becomes the only police bureaucrat to side with him. She is responsible for finding him legal defense.
Azumi (Shinya Owada), Deputy Chief of Police
Ichikura (Shigemitsu Ogi), Criminal Investigations, 1st Division Chief
Kaneko (Ken Teraizumi), General Affairs Chief
Tadano (Kenji Kawanishi), Criminal Affairs Chief
Kanno (Kenichi Yajima), Security Affairs Chief
Shimazu (Akira Hamada), Community Safety Affairs Chief
National Police Agency
Kentaro Shinjo (Toshio Kakei), Deputy Chief of Staff
Like Muroi, has risen through the ranks of the police bureaucracy but is more ambition driven. Tries to discourage Muroi from pursuing the murder investigation and leaves audiences guessing until the end whether he is friend or foe.
kegami (Masane Tsukayama), Deputy Commissioner
Omura (Shiro Namiki), Sergeant-at-arms
Sakamura (Takeshi Masu), Planning Division Chief
Konno (Hiroshi Okouchi), Criminal Affairs Bureau Chief
Sakakibara (Takeo Nakahara), Chief of Staff
Yokoyama (Ren Osugi) Security Bureau Public Safety Division Chief
Shinjuku North Precinct
Keiichi Kudo (Show Aikawa), Criminal Affairs Division Violent Crimes Desk
Shinjuku Precinct Chief who was in charge of the botched questioning of the murder suspect. Impressed by Muroifs dedication to solving the case under protest of his bosses, throws his full support behind him.
Mukoda (Keisuke Ebihara), precinct detective
Hayasaka (Kenichiro Tanabe), precinct detective
Kuramoto (Shu Nagasaka), precinct detective
Suzuki (Atsushi Mizutani), precinct detective
Yamashita (Yusuke Sunaga), precinct detective
Seiichiro Kamimura (Shigenori Yamazaki), Community Police Affairs Division
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Kanda (Soichiro Kitamura), Chief
Akiyama (Satoru Saito), Deputy Chief
Hakamada (Takehiko Ono), Criminal Affairs Chief
Tsuda Law Office
Kumiko Obara (Rena Tanaka), Lawyer
Beautiful young lawyer assigned to Muroifs legal defense. Initially reluctant to take on the case due to her inexperience and hatred of the police. Gradually warms to Muroi and his plight.
Seigo Tsuda (Akira Emoto), Lawyer and president
Lawyer to whom Hitomi Okita, Muroifs superior at the MPD, turns to for his defense. Tsuda, tired of fighting impossible legal battles, leaves the defense of Muroi to his junior partner, Kumiko Obara.
Haijima Law Office
Hideki Haijima (Norito Yashima), President
A cocky and paranoid young lawyer who prides himself on legal manipulation to win cases for large corporations, politicians and celebrities. Holds a deep-seated grudge against police and authority in general, and therefore jumps at the chance to prosecute Muroi.
Shinichi Shinoda (Mitsuru Fukikoshi), lawyer
Haijimafs icy right hand man, who handles most of the day-to-day operations of the firm for his childish and temper-mental boss.
Shigeru Nagaregawa (Ko Murakami), lawyer
Kyohei Nemoto (Toru Nomaguchi), lawyer
Kota Watanabe (Tsuneharu Sato), lawyer
Wakiko Kohno (Reiko Matsunaga), lawyer
Shizue Kamimura (Yoko Tanaka), Seiichiro Kamimura (dead murder suspectfs) mother
The Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office
Yukio Kubozono (Shiro Sano), Public Prosecutor
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Arrests Muroi on charges of allowing the coercive mistreatment of a murder suspect. A stickler for proper legal procedure who finds fault with Muroifs gstreet-orientedh investigative methods.