Sarah Linden is a former homicide detective with the Seattle Police Department.
Sarah Linden's former partner, Stephen Holder is now a confident, ambitious, and well-dressed homicide detective.
Ray Seward is a death row inmate who is scheduled to be executed in 30 days for the murder of his wife.
James Skinner is the well-respected, well-regarded leader of Seattle's Special Investigations Unit.
Danette Leeds is the struggling young single mother of Kallie Leeds.
Bullet is a tough, scrappy girl who has lived on the streets of Seattle since she was 13 years old.
Kallie Leeds is a sensitive, introverted, and anxious 15-year-old living on the streets of Seattle.
Lyric is a 15-year-old runaway and prostitute who is in love with Twitch.
Twitch is a charming, streetwise runaway whose dream is to move to Hollywood and become a model and actor.
Francis Becker is the C.O. of the Intensive Management Unit (a.k.a. The Row) at the Elliot Bay detention facility.