|Bradford "Brad" Olsen|
|Family|| Eddie Olsen (father)
Jeanette Olsen (mother)
Drew Olsen (brother; deceased)
|Affiliation||Los Angeles Police Department|
Bradford "Brad" Olsen is a main character on the American police procedural television series L.A. Vices.
Born on June 6th, 1917 in Sacramento, California, Bradford Olsen enrolled into the army when he was 20 years old. He fought in the infamous Battle of Okinawa and returned home where he received the Purple Heart for his outstanding bravery. After completing his service, Bradford joined an LAPD Academy and began a new career as a law enforcement officer. After a couple of months as an officer, Olsen was promoted to Senior Detective and was transferred to the 25th Homicide Division in Central Los Angeles, where he works now.