Name: vigilantes

Classification: supporting characters supporting characters   group group   real/historical group real/historical group  

Type of Organization/Group: occupation

Number of group members listed below: 77

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Pub. #
John Ackers John Ackers supporting character
CBR Scale: M repentant
[reformed druggie in a 3-issue story arc titled "Faith"] DC 3
Americop Americop (Bart Gallows) hero
  [former police officer; became vigilante] Marvel 9
Azrael (Michael Lane) hero
CBR Scale: M Catholic; Sacred Order of Saint Dumas: Order of Purity; Cult of La Saligia
Angels of Death; Batman Inc....  DC 54
The Black Hood The Black Hood (Hit Coffee) hero
CBR Scale: S cursed to "do only good"
The Mighty Crusaders
[was chief henchman for mob boss Patriarch]
DC Impact 14
The Black Hood The Black Hood (Wayne Sidmonson) hero
CBR Scale: MCBR Scale: S obsessed with punishment of the guilty and the dispensation of justice; spirit
[1st app: Legend of the Shield #3 (Sep. 1991)] DC Impact 9
Blind Justice villain hero
  [1st app: Solo Avengers #8 (July 1988)] Marvel 2
Bloodstain villain
  Scourges of the Underworld Marvel 2
Bloodtype villain hero
  [1st app: Aztek: The Ultimate Man #1 (Aug. 1996)] DC 1
Tarkington Brown villain
CBR Scale: M murderous anti-corruption crusader
[learned Daredevil's identity; tried to kill corrupt people] Marvel 3
The Cabal The Cabal villain hero group
  [1st app: Darkhawk #4 (June 1991)] Marvel 3
Caprice Caprice (Kendra Louise Price) hero
  Scourges of the Underworld Marvel 10
Cardiac Cardiac (Eli Wirtham) hero
  black Marvel 34
The Cavalier (Hudson Pyle) villain hero
CBR Scale: S religious
[1st app: Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight #32 (Late June 1992)] DC 5
The Chain Gang The Chain Gang villain hero group
  [1st app: Chain Gang War #1 (July 1993)] DC 12
Chango Chango hero
CBR Scale: S Santeria
Santerians Marvel 4
Clover Clover hero
  [Kobalt's former sidekick] DC Milestone Media 3
Copperhead Copperhead (Lawrence Chesney) villain
CBR Scale: M demonolatry
Gang of Four Marvel 15
Copperhead (Richard Crandall) hero
CBR Scale: S religious
[pulp hero later imitated by Lawrence Chesney] Marvel 1
Crazy 8 (Leslie Anne Shappe) villain
  [counseled with Doc Samson before her execution] Marvel 1
Deathwish Deathwish (Wilton Johnson) villain hero
CBR Scale: D obsessed with sex-related crimes
[1st app: Hardware #5 (July 1993)] DC Milestone Media 11
Demolitia Demolitia (Marita Chavez) villain
  Hispanic DC 3
Domino (Dominic Dunsinane) villain
  Scourges of the Underworld (founder) Marvel 3
Dusk Dusk hero
  [1st app: Static #19 (Jan. 1995)] DC Milestone Media 13
The Electrocutioner (Buchinsky) supporting character
  [1st app: Batman (vol. 1) #331 (Jan. 1981)] DC 13
Electrocutioner Electrocutioner (Lester Buchinsky) villain
  [originally worked in cause of justice like his late brother] DC 24
Eleggua Eleggua (NeRo Rodriguez) hero
CBR Scale: M Santeria
Hispanic; Santerians Marvel 7
Elite villain
  Vigilante Squad (founder) Marvel 7
Eradicator Eradicator (Creed Phillips) villain
CBR Scale: M religious/ethical
[1st app: The Flash (vol. 1) #319 (Mar. 1983)] DC 30
Foolkiller Foolkiller (Kurt Gerhardt) villain
  Hood's Army Marvel 14
Galt Galt villain
CBR Scale: M Millenias/Justice Brigade
Justice Brigade Marvel New Universe 3
Chester Goudal villain
CBR Scale: D delusional vigilante "vampire slayer"
[1st app: Punisher: P.O.V. #1 (July 1991)] Marvel 4
Hangman Hangman (Harlan Krueger) villain
  [1st app: Werewolf by Night (vol. 1) #11 (Nov. 1973)] Marvel 14
Hitman (Jimmy Pierce) villain
  [1st app: The Punisher (vol. 2) #86 (Jan. 1994)] Marvel 10
Jackal villain
  [murdered criminals] DC 3
The Jury The Jury hero group
  [1st app: Venom: Lethal Protector #2 (Mar. 1993)] Marvel 27
Justice Brigade supporting character villain group
CBR Scale: D Millenias/Justice Brigade
[religious sect that followed "Savior", then Justice] Marvel New Universe 4
Paul Kersey Paul Kersey hero lead character
CBR Scale: S Liberal
[bleeding-heart liberal; became deadly vigilante] David Mckay Publications 7
Knight Wolf (Morgan Stone) hero
  [former hockey player] Five Star 4
Kobalt Kobalt hero
[of Cuban descent]
DC Milestone Media 22
Mister Payback villain
  Vigilante Squad Marvel 7
The Mouthpiece The Mouthpiece (Bill Perkins) hero
  [D.A. who also dons mask and cape to fight crime] Quality 13
Murder Squad villain group
  [cops Tarkington Brown recruited to kill criminals] Marvel 1
Nite-Wing Nite-Wing (Tad Ryerstad) villain
CBR Scale: U religious
[sociopath] DC 37
Nocturne (Angela Cairn) villain
CBR Scale: S Native American religion; LGBT
[1st app: The Spectacular Spider-Man Annual #13 (Sep. 1993)] Marvel 3
Nosferata (Purple Hayes) hero
  [female parody of Batman] Marvel 8
Ogun Ogun hero
CBR Scale: M Santeria
Santerians Marvel 4
Oshun Oshun hero
CBR Scale: M Santeria
Santerians Marvel 4
Oya Oya hero
CBR Scale: M Santeria
Santerians Marvel 4
Pagan (Marian Mercer) hero
CBR Scale: M vengeance
[1st app: Batman (vol. 1) #479 (Early June 1992)] DC 2
Painkiller Jane Painkiller Jane (Jane Vasko) hero
  DEA; NYPD Event Comics Dynamite Entertainment 55
Payback (Edward Dyson) hero
CBR Scale: M vengeance
NYPD Marvel 23
Peacekeeper Peacekeeper (Joshua) hero
  The Underground
[protector of the Underground (NYC sewer-dwellers)]
Marvel 5
Poison Poison (Cecilia Cardinale) villain
  [1st app: Web of Spider-Man Annual (vol. 1) #4 (1988)] Marvel 2
Punisher 2099 Punisher 2099 (Jake Gallows) hero
[Public Eye police force]
Marvel 7
Rapier (Dominic Tyrone) villain
CBR Scale: S vengeance
Maggia Marvel 3
Raptor (Gary Wilton) hero
CBR Scale: M vengeance
[seeks vengeance against those to commit violent crimes] Marvel 4
Savage Steel Savage Steel villain
  The Cabal Marvel 10
Savage Steel (Johnny Leone) villain
  NYPD; The Cabal Marvel 4
Savage Steel Savage Steel (Paul Trent) villain
  NYPD; The Cabal Marvel 4
Savage Steel Savage Steel (Officer Jimmy Zafar) supporting character hero
  NYPD; The Cabal Marvel 11
Scourge Scourge (Mr. Collier) villain
  Scourges of the Underworld
[used many disguises in his criminal-killing crusade]
Marvel 13
Scourge II Scourge II villain
  Scourges of the Underworld Marvel 9
Scourge III villain
  Scourges of the Underworld Marvel 3
Scourge IV villain
  Scourges of the Underworld Marvel 4
Solitaire Solitaire (Nicholas Lone) hero
  [son of a crime boss; fights his father's mobsters] Malibu 24
Solo Solo (James Bourne) hero
  Anti-Registration Underground; Omega Strike... 
[anti-terrorist vigilante]
Marvel 54
Spider-X (Brian Kornfield) villain
CBR Scale: M vengeance
[wanted to bring mugger (who attacked his mom) to justice] Marvel 1
Stained Glass Scarlet Stained Glass Scarlet (Scarlet Fasinera) villain hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: S Catholic nun (former)
[1st app: Moon Knight (vol. 1) #14 (Dec. 1981)] Marvel 4
Yale Strang villain
  The Chain Gang DC 12
Street Angels supporting character group
  [street vigilante group organized by Nestor Rodriguez] Marvel 2
Suicide Suicide (Chris Daniels) villain
CBR Scale: S fatalist; demonolatry
[deal with Mephisto: he can die only if kills Ghost Rider]
Marvel 19
Tarantula Tarantula (Catalina Flores) villain
  FBI DC 26
The Terminizer (Luis Guiterrez) supporting character
[Stone Perfs gang attacked his family; he slew many of them]
Marvel 7
The Thorn The Thorn (Rhosyn Forrest) hero
CBR Scale: S vengeance
[has split personality] DC 57
The Tribune (Buck Ralston) villain
CBR Scale: D ultra-nationalist anti-Communist extremist
[used Dominator belt to mind-control "subversives"] Marvel 2
Wild Dog Wild Dog (Jack Wheeler) hero
  [1st app: Wild Dog #1 (Sep. 1987)] DC 32
Yuppunisher (Dean Swaybrick) supporting character
  [tried to become next Punisher] Marvel 3