Shine has used his ten year experience as an Inspector on the Hong Kong police force to exert a firm grip over Limehouse’s neighboring K Division and the emergent Chinatown that grows within it.
An officer both feared and respected by all, he is a man obsessed by his own corrupt power and will. He is Reid’s amoral nemesis.
Where Reid is restricted by both the law and morality, Shine suffers no such qualms. If Reid cannot find a way to defeat him, Shine is a monster that might swallow his world whole.