Charlie Dickinson is a male homicide detective as well as a friend of Max Lobo who he previously met in a police academy. He enters into a romantic relationship with Nadia, Shorter Wong's older sister in Banana Fish.
Charlie has messy orange hair with darker eyebrows and wears a brown suit with a red and gray stripped tie.
As Police officer Charlie is relatively sharp, he found the suicides suspicious before it was proven they were manipulated with. He may seem easy going but he takes his job very seriously. However, one can say he has a soft spot for kids and feels genuinely compelled to help them. Even going as far as asking his friend Max to look after Ash when he was in prison.
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They were friends ever since they met in Police Academy.
In the manga, Nadia is known to be Charlie's lover but not classified in the anime.
Ibe first came to America to meet Max and work with him on the article, but since he was in prison at the time. It's possible Max asked Charlie to take care of him and Eiji.
Jenkins is Chalie's superior but they are like partners.
Charlie is shown to have soft spots for kids, so when Ash is sent to prison he asks Max to look after him. He partly knows about Ash's past and feels genuinely sorry for him, but he's a Police officer and Ash is gang leader so Ash doesn't get involved with him and even refuses to meet him face-to-face.
- Episode 01 A Perfect Day for Bananafish
- Episode 02 In Another Country
- Episode 03 Across the River and into the Trees
- Episode 04 This Side of Paradise
- Episode 05 From Death to Morning
- Episode 11 The Beautiful and Damned
- Episode 13 The Snows of Kilamanjaro
- Episode 14 Tender is the Night
- Episode 15 The Garden of Eden
- Episode 23 For Whom the Bell Tolls
- Episode 24 The Catcher in the Rye
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