GCPD Commissioner Renee Montoya makes an unpleasant discovery about one of her newest recruits that spirals out further and further, making upholding the law in a city like Gotham even harder than it usually is. Meanwhile Officer Wells tries to give stability and security to his parolees… but things seem destined not to work out for the heavily burdened parole officer.
Women Write About Comics - WWACHonestly, there’s not a lot more I can say about this book beyond what I did last month. It continues to tackle extremely sensitive subject matter in a way that doesn’t shy away from how painful and dark it is but doesn’t beat you over the head with it either. The thing this issue did that the first issue didn’t though was start to tie the four different stories together. By making these different plots all connect, we start to see Ridley’s sense of world-building, and it’s pretty incredible to watch it develop in slow motion.