Casey the Cop (Casey)

Casey the Cop

Religion: not determined yet

Name: Casey the Cop

Alter Ego: Casey

Classification: lead character lead character  

Publisher(s): DC

First Appearance: Detective Comics (vol. 1) #91 (Sep. 1944)

Creators: Henry Boltinoff

Number of Appearances: 55

Occupation: police

Gender: male

Note: featured in 1-page humor/filler strips

A number of sources specify that the "Casey the Cop" was first created by Henry Boltinoff and that 1-page "Casey the Cop" gag strips appeared in Action Comics, Detective Comics and Batman from 1947 until 1964. Actually, "Casey the Cop" first appeared prior to 1947.

Detective Comics #91 (Sep. 1944) is the earliest comic we have been able to find in which Casey the Cop appears. We believe this is the character's first appearance.

Casey the Cop (Casey)

This character is in the following 15 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Adventure Comics (vol. 1) #247 (Apr. 1958): "Money" (lead character)
Detective Comics
Mr. District Attorney #52 (July-Aug. 1956): "Have a seat, Ma'am!" (lead character)
Superboy (vol. 1) #98 (July 1962): "Have a seat, Ma'am!" (lead character)
Superman (vol. 1) #164 (Oct. 1963): "Casey, there's a new burglar in town." (lead character)

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