'''Basic Trope''': A detective turns out to be a bad guy.
* '''Straight''': Jason, a police detective investigating a murder, was working with the criminals the whole time.
* '''Exaggerated''': Jason was the mastermind.
* '''Downplayed''':
** Jason was an accomplice, being blackmailed into helping the murderers.
** Jason turns out to be investigating the crime on the behalf of another criminal.
* '''Justified''': Jason hoped that by pretending to help, that no one would suspect him.
* '''Inverted''': ReverseMole
* '''Subverted''': Jason pretends to be a detective to get information on the police, but he undergoes BecomingTheMask.
* '''Double Subverted''': But in the final moments, chooses to stay faithful to the crooks.
* '''Parodied''': Jason is [[PaperThinDisguise obviously]] [[DevilInPlainSight the bad guy]], always giving obviously incorrect clues and leads, and intentionally distracting the investigators from any legitimate leads, but no one seems to notice.
* '''Zig Zagged''': ???
* '''Averted''': There are no bad guys investigating the crime.
* '''Enforced''': ???
* '''Lampshaded''': ???
* '''Invoked''': Jason worked hard to earn a badge and a good reputation as a cop just for this moment that he can commit a crime and lead the other detectives astray.
* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': ???
* '''Discussed''': ???
* '''Conversed''': ???
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%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
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