Murder Squad

Name: Murder Squad

Other Names: Murder Squad assassins

Classification: villains villains   group group  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: Daredevil (vol. 1) #195 (June 1983): "Betrayal"

Creators: Denny O'Neil, Klaus Janson

Number of Appearances: 1

Enemy of: Daredevil

Ally: Tarkington Brown

Type of Organization/Group: police, vigilante

Location: New York City, New York, USA

Note: cops Tarkington Brown recruited to kill criminals

Tarkington Brown was a man who worked in the New York City mayor's office. He found out that he was terminally ill and that he only had a few weeks to live. He wanted to make a lasting contribution to society before he did, so he recruited a number of police officers to form a "murder squad." He organized this group and sent them to kill criminals.

At a party, Daredevil's girlfriend Heather Glenn got drunk and revealed Daredevil's secret identity to Tarkington Brown. Brown sent his murder squad to kill Daredevil.

This character is in the following story which has been indexed by this website:
Daredevil (vol. 1) #195 (June 1983): "Betrayal"

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