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103 GDD
Global Defense Department
Alternate Name GDD
Type Law Enforcement Agency
Location Caprica City
Debut "Reins of a Waterfall"
Significance Government agency responsible for investigating the MAGLEV Bombing and the STO
Characters Agent Jordan Duram
Agent Youngblood
Gara Singh, Director
Agent Alpert
GDD Receptionist
GDD Agent (No. 1)
GDD Agent (No. 2)
Amanda Graystone (Agent Duram's confidential informant)

The Global Defense Department, or GDD, is Caprica's highest level law enforcement and intelligence organization.


Gara Singh is the director. Agent Jordan Duram and Agent Youngblood are handling the MAGLEV bombing investigation. ("Pilot") ("Reins of a Waterfall")

Soldiers of the One operative Olaf Willow works with a mole in the GDD, but the identity of this contact is unknown to him. ("Retribution") In the finale of the series, the operative is revealed to be the Director, Gara Singh. ("Apotheosis")

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The Interiors of the Global Defense Department were filmed at the Crease Clinic Building at the old Riverview Hospital (Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada). [1]


  1. "Reins of a Waterfall". Caprica: Season 1.0, created by Ronald D. Moore and Remi Aubuchon, commentary by director Ronald D. Moore, episode 103, Syfy, 2010, disc two, 19:00-19:50.