I Ranked All The "Law & Order" Universe Detectives, And It Was Unbelievably Challenging

    The detectives of the Law & Order universe are varied. Who ranks #1?

    Law & Order hive, it's our time to shine. This series has given us some truly unforgettable TV detectives tackling crime on our screens.

    Law & Order was the original to start it all off. From 1990-2010 and again starting last year, it follows the action of a squad that tackles cases big and small.

    Then came possibly one of the best spinoff series in history, Law & Order: SVU, focusing on a squad that tackles sex crimes.

    Law & Order: Criminal Intent

    Law & Order: Organized Crime

    Spinoffs big and small made their impact and resulted in a ton of detectives that I'm ranking to see who were the good folks and the bad ones after all.

    Spoilers ahead, beware!

    45. G. Lynn Bishop (Samantha Buck)

    Samantha Buck as Detective G. Lynn Bishop

    44. Chester Lake (Adam Beach)

    Adam Beach as Detective Chester Lake

    43. Zack Nichols (Jeff Goldblum)

    Jeff Goldblum as Detective Zack Nichols

    42. Nina Cassady (Milena Govich)

    Milena Govich as Detective Nina Cassady

    41. Freddie Washburn (Ben Chase)

    Ben Chase as Detective Freddie Washburn

    40. Nola Falacci (Alicia Witt)

    Alicia Witt as Detective Nola Falacci

    39. Tony Profaci (John Fiore)

    John Fiore as Detective Tony Profaci

    38. Rex Winters (Skeet Ulrich)

    Skeet Ulrich as Det. Rex Winters

    37. Monique Jeffries (Michelle Hurd)

    Michelle Hurd as Angela Roney

    36. Nick Falco (Michael Imperioli)

    Michael Imperioli as Detective Nick Falco

    35. Serena Stevens (Saffron Burrows)

    Saffron Burrows as Detective Serena Stevens

    34. Kevin Bernard (Anthony Anderson)

    Anthony Anderson as Detective Kevin Bernard

    33. Katriona Tamin (Jamie Gray Hyder)

    Jamie Gray Hyder as Officer Katriona "Kat" Azar Tamin

    32. Joe Fontana (Dennis Farina)

    Dennis Farina as Detective Joe Fontana

    31. Carolyn Barek (Annabella Sciorra)

    Annabella Sciorra as Detective Carolyn Barek

    30. Frank Cosgrove (Jeffrey Donovan)

    Jeffrey Donovan as Detective Frank Cosgrove

    29. Dani Vertiz (Shayvawn Webster)

    Shayvawn Webster as Dani Vertiz

    28. Megan Wheeler (Julianne Nicholson)

    Julianne Nicholson as Detective Megan Wheeler

    27. Amanda Rollins (Kelli Giddish)

    Kelli Giddish as Detective Amanda Rollins

    26. Bobby Reyes (Rick Gonzalez)

    Rick Gonzalez as Det. Bobby Reyes

    25. Nick Amaro (Danny Pino)

    Danny Pino as Detective Nick Amaro

    24. Gina Cappelletti (Charlotte Sullivan)

    Charlotte Sullivan as Gina Cappelletti

    23. Diego Morales (Michael Rivera)

    Michael Rivera as Detective Diego Morales

    22. Cyrus Lupo (Jeremy Sisto)

    Jeremy Sisto as Cyrus Lupo

    21. Joe Velasco (Octavio Pisano)

    Octavio Pisano as Detective Joe Velasco

    20. Grace Muncy (Molly Burnett)

    Molly Burnett as Det. Grace Muncy

    19. Jet Slootmaekers (Ainsley Seiger)

    Ainsley Seiger as Det. Jet Slootmaekers

    18. Jamie Whelan (Brent Antonello)

    Brent Antonello as Det. Jamie Whelan

    17. Victoria Cho (Rachel Lin)

    Rachel Lin as Victoria Cho

    16. Jalen Shaw (Mehcad Brooks)

    Mehcad Brooks as Detective Jalen Shaw

    15. Brian Cassidy (Dean Winters)

    Dean Winters as Detective Brian Cassidy

    14. Carlos Maldonado (Mike Cannon)

    Mike Cannon as Det. Carlos Maldonado

    13. Carmen "Nova" Riley (Nona Parker Johnson)

    Nona Parker Johnson as Carmen Nova Riley

    12. Dominick Carisi (Peter Scanavino)

    Peter Scanavino as Detective Dominick Carisi, Jr.

    11. Tomas "TJ" Jaruszalski (Corey Stoll)

    Corey Stoll as Det. Tomas "TJ" Jaruszalski

    10. Alexandra Eames (Kathryn Erbe)

    Kathryn Erbe as Detective Alexandra Eames

    9. Mike Logan (Chris Noth)

    Chris Noth opening a door and leaning in while playing Detective Mike Logan in "Law & Order"

    8. Odafin "Fin" Tutuola (Ice-T)

    Ice-T as Detective Odafin "Fin" Tutola

    7. Robert Goren (Vincent D'Onofrio)

    Vincent D'Onofrio as Detective Robert Goren

    6. Elliot Stabler (Christopher Meloni)

    Christopher Meloni as Detective Elliot Stabler

    5. Ed Green (Jesse L. Martin)

    Jesse L. Martin as Detective Ed Green

    4. Rey Curtis (Benjamin Bratt)

    Benjamin Bratt as Detective Rey Curtis

    3. John Munch (Richard Belzer)

    Richard Belzer as Det. John Munch

    2. Olivia Benson (Mariska Hargitay)

    Mariska Hargitay as Detective Olivia Benson

    1. Lennie Briscoe (Jerry Orbach)

    Jerry Orbach as Detective Lennie Briscoe

    Where'd I get it right? Where do you disagree? Sound off in the comments!