Superhero Origins: Judge Dredd
In his debut appearance, Judge Dredd was introduced as the most famed and prestigious of the elite police force known as the “Street Judges” in the 22nd century. An officer of Mega-City One, he polices a vast decaying urban civilization packed with over 400 million poverty stricken citizens that have survived World War III’s Great Atomic Wars. As one of the few charged with streamlining the justice system to prevent all out anarchy, he has total power to apprehend, convict and sentence suspects on the spot. Join WatchMojo.com as we explore the comic book origins of Judge Dredd.