List of Dragnet Characters

List of Dragnet characters, including pictures when available. These characters from the movie Dragnet are listed by their importance to the film, so leading roles can be found at the top of the list. From main characters to minor roles and cameos, these characters are a big part of what made the film so great. The names of the actors and actresses who portrayed each character are included below as well, so use this Dragnet character list to find out who played your favorite role.

With items ranging from Lt. Thumb to Mrs. Gannon, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

If you want to know, "What are the character's names in Dragnet?" then this list will answer your question.

You can view this list of Dragnet roles alphabetically by clicking on "Name" at the top of the list. If one of your favorite characters is missing, you can add them by typing in their name at the bottom of the list.

  • Joe Friday
  • Bill Gannon

    Bill Gannon

  • Reverend Jonathan Whirley

    Reverend Jonathan Whirley

  • Det. Pep Streebeck

    Det. Pep Streebeck

  • Detective


  • Phoney Cop #1

    Phoney Cop #1