Paula Hendricks is Dwight's mother. She has had a rough time ever since her husband died and relies on her son for emotional support; she is not ready to settle down with another man quite yet.

Memphis Beat Quotes

See, there's that attitude again. You don't belong in my department. If that means getting you promoted to do that, that's what I'm gonna do.

Lt. Rice [To Det. White]

Splitting Dwight and I up is about as stupid as a three-legged mule in a horse race.

Det. White