Deputy Police Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson, formerly Atlanta police officer and CIA-trained interrogator, is given the opportunity to run her own division of elite officers of the Los Angeles Police Department. Her unusual procedure for obtaining confessions, blatant disregard for politics, and country accent make her a marked woman. However, with all the bluster and bravado, she still maintains her title, The Closer. Written by
Willie Nelson Crane Jr
They'll bring you in. She'll make you talk.
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Did You Know?
Former Los Angeles County District Attorney Gil Garcetti
is a Consulting Producer on The Closer, and Los Angeles Police Department detective Mike Berchem
is the show's Technical Advisor. See more
Brenda Leigh Johnson
If you don't mind, Lieutenant, I like to have the answers before I ask questions.