Characters: True Crime: New York City
- Anti-Hero: Type III (If played as a good cop) Type V (If played as a bad cop)
- Cowboy Cop
- Unwitting Pawn: His Fatal Flaw
- The Ghost: Doesn't appear anywhere in the game, only mentioned. He does narrate the introduction and the endings.
Agent Gabriel Whitting
- Cloak & Dagger: Pops in and out, pulling the strings and then leaving.
- Cool Old Guy: Once again, played by Christopher Walken. Who also played George in the first game.
- Killed Off for Real: In the bad ending by a distressed Navarro
- Smurfette Principle
- Sugar and Ice Personality: More gentle to Marcus than to anyone else in her unit.