Major Crimes is the sequel to The Closer, following the activities of the Major Crimes Division and its new commanding officer, Captain (later Commander) Sharon Raydor, following the departure of Brenda Leigh Johnson.

Characters Edit

The Los Angeles Police Department Edit

Command Edit

The Major Crimes Division Edit

The Los Angeles County Department of the Coroner Edit

  • Dr. Fernando Morales (Jonathan Del Arco): A Los Angeles County Deputy Medical Examiner who coordinates with the team, conducting autopsies. Morales has a sharp medical mind and and equally sharp, sometimes sarcastic, wit. Morales is gay, and provides expertise on the gay community in Los Angeles.
  • Investigator Kendall (Ransford Doherty): Kendall is responsible for examining the body at the crime scene and taking initial measurements, as well as preparing the body for transportation to the Los Angeles County Coroner's office.

The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office Edit

Recurring characters Edit

Plot and Theme by SeasonEdit

Season 1Edit

The theme for season 1 is fairness. The season will explore how fair life can, or cannot be, both professionally and personally.

Season 2Edit

The theme for season 2 is identity.

Season 3Edit

The theme for season 3 is expectation.

Season 4Edit

The theme for season 4 is courage.

Season 5Edit

The theme for season 5 is balance.

Season 6Edit

The theme for season 6 is faith, reason and risk.

Episode StructureEdit



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