Maxine Bohen is a main character, portrayed by Merrin Dungey. She was a NYPD detective before joining the Conviction Integrity Unit (CIU).


Maxine spent 20 years with the NYPD, 15 years of which she was a detective.[ep 1] Her father, John Bohen, is retired NYPD.[ep 3] She has a 12-year-old son named Ashton.[ep 6]

A couple years ago, she was shot in the leg. Afterwards she became addicted to pills, but eventually became sober. As of the end of the Porscha Williams case, she has been sober for 19 months and 2 days.[ep 6] However, during the Leo Scarlata case, she started using again.[ep 7] Sam became suspicious and caught her with drugs at the end of the Earl Slavitt case.[ep 9]

Throughout the SeriesEdit

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#1 "Pilot" Appears
#2 "Bridge and Tunnel Vision" Appears
#3 "Dropping Bombs" Appears
#4 "Mother's Little Burden" Appears
#5 "The 1% Solution" Appears
#6 "#StayWoke" Appears
#7 "A Simple Man" Appears
#8 "Bad Deals" Appears
#9 "A Different Kind of Death" Appears
#10 "Not Okay" Appears
#11 "Black Orchid" Appears
#12 "Enemy Combatant" Appears
#13 "Past, Prologue & What's to Come" Appears



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