Portrayed by: Alfre Woodward
Name: Tanya Rice
First Apperance: "It's Alright Mama" Ep. 1
Last Apperance: "The Feud" Ep. 20
Lt. Tanya Rice is the newest commander of Dwight Hendricks and his squad. Coming from the East Side suburbs and being a mother of many and divorced wife. She came up to take the place of the dead Lt. Marlon. She has a mother like approach causing friction between her and Det. Hendricks. She has an undercover informant code name "Uncle Fred".