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  • Jim Rockford
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  • Jim Rockford is an ex-con who becomes a private investigator. Jim got in trouble with a law he didn't commit. After he got out, he was later pardoned. He fought in the Korean War and was a war hero. Jim is the main protagonist in The Rockford Files. He started his P.I. agency in 1968 and mostly he advertise on the yellow pages. He only handles cold cases or missing persons investigations, and low-budget insurance scams, and repeatedly states that he does not handle "open cases" to avoid trouble with the police. He is a LAPD consultant and has a contact Detective Sergeant Dennis Becker later promoted to lieutenant in season 5 who he met in Korean War and is his best friend who helps him out in Rockford's cases and Becker's cases. Rockford sometimes rather eat or sleep or go fishing than bei
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type of hero
  • Private Investigator and TV hero
Goals
  • Help people when they ask for him and also help anyone who was wrongfully accused of a crime they didn't commit.
Origin
  • The Rockford Files
Skills
  • Highly Intelligent, excellent with guns, excellent in hand to hand combat, good at deductive reasoning, excellent detective skills and excellent salesmanship
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Alias
  • Jim or Jimmy
Hobby
  • Fishing, eating and watching tv
Occupation
  • Private Investigator and LAPD consultant to Detective Sergeant and lieutenant in season 5 Dennis Becker
Fullname
  • James Scott Rockford
abstract
  • Jim Rockford is an ex-con who becomes a private investigator. Jim got in trouble with a law he didn't commit. After he got out, he was later pardoned. He fought in the Korean War and was a war hero. Jim is the main protagonist in The Rockford Files. He started his P.I. agency in 1968 and mostly he advertise on the yellow pages. He only handles cold cases or missing persons investigations, and low-budget insurance scams, and repeatedly states that he does not handle "open cases" to avoid trouble with the police. He is a LAPD consultant and has a contact Detective Sergeant Dennis Becker later promoted to lieutenant in season 5 who he met in Korean War and is his best friend who helps him out in Rockford's cases and Becker's cases. Rockford sometimes rather eat or sleep or go fishing than being a P.I. As a P.I., he takes his work seriously and always solves his cases. Helps people when they ask him. That is why he is the best P.I. in the world. He usually gets in trouble with Lieutenant Douglas J. "Doug" Chapman and sometimes LAPD usualy want to bust him for carrying a Colt Detective Special revolver without a permit. But he talks his way out of trouble and he gets away it. Mostly the reason why he gets away with it with the LAPD, mostly he helps them solve a lot of tough cases that the LAPD cannot crack themselves. His father Joseph "Rocky" Rockford is a retired truck driver and worries about his son. Always helps him out in cases a lot and always helps him bails him out with the LAPD. That is why he is the best P.I. in the world. He is also good as Sherlock Holmes.