Gotham Central is a police procedural comic-book series that was published by DC Comics. It was written by Ed Brubaker and Greg Rucka, with pencils initially by Michael Lark. The story focused on the Gotham City Police Department and the difficulties of its officers living and working in Gotham City, home of Batman. Not all of Gotham's heroes wear costumes. Batman may get all the credit for cleaning up the town, but Grizzled veteran Harvey Bullock, Captain Maggie Sawyerm , Renee Montoya and Crispus Allen of the Special Crimes Unit are determined to do the job. Witness the gritty side of the GCPD from their perspective, as they solve crimes their own way.