James Gordon had been police commissioner of the Gotham City Police Department for more than twenty years.

He has been friends with Bruce Wayne and was aware of his secret identity of the Batman. Upon his retirement on his 70th birthday, Gordon was succeeded by Ellen Yindel.


In the animated adaption of Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, James Gordon was voiced by David Selby.



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