“I apply foot to ass. And match lead for lead. I put murderers in handcuffs. I don't just seek justice. I stalk it. And that much should go in my record." "With your resume you could have been downtown years ago. Hell, you could've been a Fed! You chose to stay in Harlem." "I know this place, I know the players, and I can make a difference here.”
She is a police officer investigating the gangs of Harlem lead by Cottonmouth. As a police officer, she is also able to carefully recreate and reconstruct the crime scene to deduce how the crime took place and find the suspect.
Powers and Abilities
Master Detective: Misty Knight is a highly skilled, highly ranked detective. She is capable of reconstructing a crime scene in her mind simply looking at the photos taken at the scene; judging by Rafael Scarfe's remarks, Knight getting lost in her reconstructions is a common occurrence. She is also able to notice details that other detectives miss, such as Luke Cage being unharmed despite having bullet holes in his shirt.