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A list of characters of ''Series/TheWire''. This list will contain '''spoilers'''.
* [[Characters/TheWireBaltimorePoliceDepartment Baltimore Police Department]][[note]] Randall Friezer, Claude Diggins[[/note]]
** [[Characters/TheWireMajorCrimesUnit Major Crimes Unit]][[note]]Jimmy [=McNulty=], Cedric Daniels, Kima Greggs, Thomas "Herc" Hauk, Ellis Carver, Lester Freamon, Roland "Prez" Pryzbylewski, Leander Sydnor, Augustus Polk and Patrick Mahon, Caroline Massey[[/note]]
** [[Characters/TheWireHomicideUnit Homicide Unit]][[note]]Bunk Moreland, Jay Landsman, Michael Santangelo, Ray Cole, Edward Norris, Vernon Holley, Frank Barlow, Michael Crutchfield, Winona, Christeson[[/note]]
** [[Characters/TheWirePoliceCommanders Police Commanders]][[note]]Bill Rawls, Ervin Burrell, Stanislaus Valchek, Commissioner Frazier, Raymond Foerster, Howard "Bunny" Colvin, Dennis Mello, Jimmy Asher, Charles Marimow[[/note]]
** [[Characters/TheWireWesternDistrict Western District]][[note]]Bobby Brown, Kenneth Dozerman, Anthony Colicchio, Eddie Walker, Brian Baker[[/note]]
* [[Characters/TheWireBaltimoreUnderworld Baltimore Underworld]][[note]]"Lex" Anderson, Pooh Blanchard, Kintel Williamson[[/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, Wintell "Little Man" Royce, 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/TheWireTheGreeks The Greeks]][[note]]"The Greek", Spiros "Vondas" Vondopoulos, Sergei Malatov, George "Double G" Glekas, Eton Ben-Eleazer, "Sailor Sam"[[/note]]
** [[Characters/TheWireStanfieldOrganization Stanfield Organization]][[note]]Marlo Stanfield, Chris Partlow, "Snoop" Pearson, Monk Metcalf, Old Face Andre, Vinson, Little Kevin, Fruits, Savino Bratton[[/note]]
** [[Characters/TheWireNewDayCoOp New Day Co-Op]][[note]]Joseph "Proposition Joe" Stewart, Calvin "Cheese" Wagstaff, Slim Charles, Drac, "Fat-Face Rick" Hendrix, Nathaniel "Hungry Man" Manns, Kintel Williamson[[/note]]
* [[Characters/TheWireCourthouse Courthouse]][[note]]Rhonda "Ronnie" Pearlman, Daniel Phelan, Maurice Levy, Ilene Nathan, Gary [=DiPasquale=], Rupert Bond[[/note]]
* [[Characters/TheWireBaltimoreDocks Baltimore Docks]][[note]]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[[/note]]
* [[Characters/TheWireCityHall City Hall]][[note]]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[[/note]]
* ''[[Characters/TheWireBaltimoreSun The Baltimore Sun]]''[[note]]Augustus "Gus" Haynes, Alma Gutierrez, Scott Templeton, Michael "Fletch" Fletcher, Thomas Klebanow, James Whiting)[[/note]]
* [[Characters/TheWireOtherCharacters Other Characters]][[note]]Family Members of Police Officers (Cheryl, Marla Daniels, Elena [=McNulty=], Shardene Innes, Michael and Sean [=McNulty=]) Other Characters (Terrance "Fitz" Fitzhugh, Brother Mouzone, Dennis "Cutty" Wise, The Deacon, David Parenti)[[/note]]
** [[Characters/TheWireHomelessPeopleAndAddicts Homeless People and Addicts]][[note]]Reginald "Bubbles" Cousins, Johnny Weeks, Sherrod, Walon, Dee-Dee, Larry[[/note]]
** [[Characters/TheWireTheNextGeneration The Next Generation]][[note]]Duquan "Dukie" Weems, Randy Wagstaff, Namond Brice, Michael Lee, Kenard, Donut[[/note]]