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A list of characters of ''Series/TheWire''. This list will contain '''spoilers'''.
* [[Characters/TheWireBaltimorePoliceDepartment Baltimore Police Department]][[note]]The Major Crimes Unit (James "Jimmy" [=McNulty=], Cedric Daniels, Shakima "Kima" Greggs, Thomas "Herc" Hauk, Ellis Carver, Lester Freamon, Roland "Prez" Pryzbylewski, Leander Sydnor, Augustus Polk and Patrick Mahon, Caroline Massey), Police Commanders (William "Bill" Rawls, Ervin Burrell, Stanislaus Valchek, Commissioner Frazier, Raymond Foerster, Howard "Bunny" Colvin, Dennis Mello, Jimmy Asher, Charles Marimow), Homicide (Bunk Moreland, Jay Landsman, Michael Santangelo, Ray Cole, Edward Norris, Vernon Holley, Frank Barlow, Michael Crutchfield, Winona, Christeson), Others (Bobby Brown, Randall Friezer, Claude Diggins, Kenneth Dozerman, Anthony Colicchio, Eddie Walker, Brian Baker), Family Members of Police Officers (Cheryl, Marla Daniels, Elena [=McNulty=], Shardene Innes, Michael and Sean [=McNulty=])[[/note]]
* [[Characters/TheWireBarksdaleOrganization The Barksdale Organization]][[note]]Leadership (Avon Barksdale, Russell "Stringer" Bell, D'Angelo Barksdale, Brianna Barksdale, Sean "Shamrock" [=McGinty=]), Soldiers and Dealers (Roland "Wee-Bey" Brice, Preston "Bodie" Broadus, Malik "Poot" Carr, Wallace, Marquis "Bird" Hilton, Anton "Stinkum" Artis, Savino Bratton, Wintell "Little Man" Royce, "Slim Charles", Dennis "Cutty" Wise, Sapper and Gerard, Country, Bernard, Chipper), Others (Wendell "Orlando" Blocker, Donette, Squeak, Devonne, De'londa Brice)[[/note]]
* [[Characters/TheWireOmarAndAssociates Omar and Associates]][[note]] Omar, Associates (Brandon Wright, John Bailey, Blind Butchie, Dante, Tosha Mitchell and Kimmy, Renaldo, Donnie), Omar's relatives ("No heart" Anthony Little, Josephine)[[/note]]
* [[Characters/TheWireOtherDrugDealers Other Drug Dealers]][[note]]Prop Joe's Organization (Joseph "Proposition Joe" Stewart, Calvin "Cheese" Wagstaff, Drac), the Greeks ("The Greek", Spiros "Vondas" Vondopoulos, Sergei Malatov, George "Double G" Glekas, Eton Ben-Eleazer, "Sailor Sam"), the Stanfield Organization (Marlo Stanfield, Chris Partlow, Felicia "Snoop" Pearson, Monk Metcalf, Old Face Andre, Vinson, Little Kevin, Fruit), Other drug dealers (Ricardo "Fat-Face Rick" Hendrix, Nathaniel "Hungry Man" Manns, Kintel Williamson, Curtis "Lex" Anderson Pooh Blanchard)[[/note]]
* [[Characters/TheWireDowntownCharacters Downtown Characters]][[note]]Courthouse (Rhonda "Ronnie" Pearlman, Daniel Phelan, Maurice Levy, Ilene Nathan, Gary [=DiPasquale=], Rupert Bond), City Hall (R. Clayton "Clay" Davis, Thomas "Tommy" Carcetti, Clarence Royce, Coleman Parker, Norman Wilson, Nerese Campbell, Michael Steintorf, Andy Krawczyk, Odell Watkins, Theresa "Terry" D'Agostino, Anthony "Tony" Gray), ''The Baltimore Sun'' (Augustus "Gus" Haynes, Alma Gutierrez, Scott Templeton, Michael "Fletch" Fletcher, Thomas Klebanow, James Whiting)[[/note]]
* [[Characters/TheWireOtherCharacters Other Characters]][[note]]Homeless people and addicts (Reginald "Bubbles" Cousins, Johnny Weeks, Sherrod, Walon, Dee-Dee, Larry), The Docks (Beatrice "Beadie" Russell, Frank Sobotka, Nick Sobotka, Chester Karol "Ziggy" Sobotka, Louis Sobotka, Johnny "Fifty" Spamanto, Thomas "Horseface" Pakusa, Nat Coxson, Vernon "Ott" Motley, Maui), The Next Generation (Duquan "Dukie" Weems, Randy Wagstaff, Namond Brice, Michael Lee, Kenard, Donut), Other Characters (Terrance "Fitz" Fitzhugh, Brother Mouzone, The Deacon, David Parenti)[[/note]]