In the Mortal Kombat games, Jackson "Jax" Briggs was an army major; in this film he is a detective. However, at the beginning of the film, on the detective's door, the last two letters of his first name are faded, reading as "Jacks" (Jax). See more
This afternoon, Governor Muldoon once again responded to accusations that he had lost faith in the ability of the Deacon City police department to maintain order. He insisted Captain Jackson Briggs and his private unit have his full backing and support. He claims the situation is under control.