!!Mr. Charlie Chan
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->''"Advice after a mistake is like medicine after the funeral."''

The one and only Detective Chan. Usually picks up on the clues his children miss.

* BadassMustache
* TheExoticDetective
* [[FourTemperamentEnsemble Five Temperament Ensemble]]: Leukine
* [[GoodParents Good Father]]
* GreatDetective
* SharpDressedMan
** NiceHat
* TeamDad

!!Henry Chan
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->''"Well, gang, it's up to the Chan Clan now."''

Mr. Chan's oldest son and the natural leader of his siblings. A hard worker and a thoughtful brother and son, but somewhat uptight.

* AllDrummersAreAnimals: Subverted
* BadassDriver
* {{Catchphrase}}: "Will you take off that stupid disguise?"
* [[CoolBigSis Cool Big Bro]]
* DeadpanSnarker: In response to Stanley's antics.
* FemaleGaze
* [[FourTemperamentEnsemble Five Temperament Ensemble]]: Choleric/Melancholic
* TheHero
* [[StraightManAndWiseGuy The Straight Man to Stanley's Wise Guy]]
* TeamDad
* {{Tsundere}}: Mild Type A where Stanley is concerned.

!!Stanley Chan
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->''"Wham bam, we're in a jam!"''

The second oldest and Henry's partner in solving capers. Though he takes his work seriously you'd never know it with all his silly jokes and disguises.

* AttractiveBentGender: And how!
* BigEater: Implied.
* TheBigGuy
* {{Catchphrase}}: "Wham bam, we're in a jam!"
* [[CosplayOtakuGirl Cosplay Otaku Boy]]
* [[FourTemperamentEnsemble Five Temperament Ensemble]]: Sanguine
* TheKlutz: Isn't famous for it like Nancy is, but still.
* TheLancer: To Henry.
* LargeHam
* MasterOfDisguise
* PluckyComicRelief
* SoUnfunnyItsFunny: His corny jokes.
* [[StraightManAndWiseGuy The Wise Guy to Henry's Straight Man]]

!!Suzie Chan
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->''"We're gonna find it a good home. Where the people won't lock it in closets like Mr. Snively did!"''

The oldest of the girls. A sweet and even-tempered young lady with some bite to her.

* TheChick
* CoolBigSis
* DeadpanSnarker: Sometimes.
* {{Expy}}: Suzie has often been compared to [[ScoobyDoo Daphne Blake]] in terms of appearance and temperament. The only difference is that Suzie is somewhat more savvy, so she isn't shoehorned into the DistressedDamsel role the way poor Daphne was.
* [[FourTemperamentEnsemble Five Temperament Ensemble]]: Phlegmatic
* FriendToAllLivingThings
* HairDecorations: Her headband.
* [[TomboyAndGirlyGirl The Girly Girl to Anne's Tomboy]]
* TheHeart
* ShesGotLegs
* SilkHidingSteel
* TeamMom: Sometimes.

!!Alan Chan
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->''"I'm hip!"''

The technological genius of the Chan Clan, and the most laid back of the kids. Teases Anne constantly, but is shown to have affection for her.

* AsianAndNerdy: Not as much as Tom, though.
* CoolShades
* FashionDissonance: Uh... nice suit, huh.
** Forget it, Jake, it was TheSeventies.
* [[FourTemperamentEnsemble Five Temperament Ensemble]]: Sanguine
* GadgeteerGenius: He built the [[CoolCar Chan Van]].
* RealMenWearPink: And purple, too.
* TheSmartGuy
* TeenGenius
* [[TranslatorBuddy Translator Brother]]: For Tom.

!!Anne Chan
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->''"'''And''' the women!"''

The tomboy daughter and feminist of the Chan Clan. Often clashes with Tom and Alan, but they're all quite close nonetheless.

* BrainsAndBrawn: The Brawn to Tom's Brains.
* DeadpanSnarker
* [[FourTemperamentEnsemble Five Temperament Ensemble]]: Choleric
* HotBlooded
* JodieFoster
* NiceHat
* PluckyGirl
* SheCleansUpNicely
* {{Shorttank}}
* SixthRanger
* [[TomboyAndGirlyGirl The Tomboy to Suzie's Girly Girl]]
* {{Tsundere}}: Mild Type B.
* YouGoGirl: Not to the extremes, though.

!!Tom Chan
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->''"Indubitably."''

The intellectual of the Chan Clan. Like Alan, he's prone to busting his sister's chops now and then and is often distracted on the job by his scholastic findings.

* {{Adorkable}}
* AsianAndNerdy
* BrainsAndBrawn: The Brains to Anne's Brawn.
* ComplexityAddiction: His suggestion of catapulting themselves over a wall when ''the gate was open'', among other things.
* EncyclopaedicKnowledge
* [[FourTemperamentEnsemble Five Temperament Ensemble]]: Melancholic
* {{Megane}}
* SesquipedalianLoquaciousness: SO much.
** LittleProfessorDialog
* TheSmartGuy
* SugarAndIcePersonality
* TeenGenius

!!Flip Chan
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->''"What'd I tell ya, Pop? Like knocking over a piggy bank."''

The oldest of the four youngest, and the most gung-ho about helping his father.

* AdorablyPrecociousChild
* [[FourTemperamentEnsemble Five Temperament Ensemble]]: Choleric
* GenreSavvy: He certainly knows a lot of the lingo and is said to watch a lot of detective movies.
* HotBlooded
* KidDetective: The one who jumps at the mystery call fastest among the younger kids.
* LeeroyJenkins: Prone to leaping before he looks.
* NiceHat
* SnoopingLittleKid

!!Nancy Chan
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->''"Chu-Chu! That's no way to treat a guest."''

The second oldest of the youngest. Clumsy, chubby and a little easily scared, but just as invested in solving mysteries as her siblings.

* BigEater
* [[FourTemperamentEnsemble Five Temperament Ensemble]]: Phlegmatic
* FriendToAllLivingThings: To a smaller extent than Suzie.
* HairDecorations: Her hair ribbon
* TheKlutz
* PluckyGirl: Seems rather unfazed by her status as the Team Klutz.
* SnoopingLittleKid
* TokenMiniMoe: Not to the same extent as Mimi, but still...

!!Mimi Chan
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->''"You just wait for your elders!"''

The youngest daughter of the Chan Clan, she's prone to bossing Scooter around and clinging to Nancy when frightened.

* CheerfulChild
* TheCutie
* [[FourTemperamentEnsemble Five Temperament Ensemble]]: Melancholic
* HairDecorations: Her headband.
* SnoopingLittleKid
* TokenMiniMoe
* VitriolicBestBuds: With Scooter.

!!Scooter Chan
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->''"Boy, what a brain, chief!"''

The youngest of Detective Chan's children and Flip's devoted sidekick.

* BigBrotherWorship: Hates being bossed around by his sisters but will take orders from Flip without question.
* CheerfulChild
* [[FourTemperamentEnsemble Five Temperament Ensemble]]: Sanguine
* HotBlooded
* LeeroyJenkins
* SnoopingLittleKid
* TagalongKid: Mimi certainly treats him like this at times, despite being only a year older than him.
* [[TokenMiniMoe Token Shota]]
* VitriolicBestBuds: With Mimi.

!!Chu-Chu
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->''Arf, arf!''

The family dog. Though mostly comic relief, he gets quite a few moments of awesome.

* FunnyAnimal: Is second to Stanley in bringing most of the show's funniest moments.
* HeroesLoveDogs
* LoveAtFirstSight: With Fifi in episode 10.
* NotNowKiddo: Often mistaken for wanting to play with the kids when he's actually trying to tell them something important.
* TeamPet

!!Mrs. Van Inkley

A one-episode character and an apparent friend of Mr. Chan's.

* AscendedExtra: In some fics she becomes a love interest for Mr. Chan.
* NonIdleRich

!!Prince Hareem

A one-episode character and Henry's friend.

* DistressedDude
* RoyalsWhoActuallyDoSomething: He's a race car driver, which is the starting point of the drama in episode 9.

!!Prince Hareem's rival

* RoyalsWhoActuallyDoSomething: He's one of Prince Hareem's biggest racing rivals.
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