Edwin Dodd
Power Edwin Dodd
Actor Alan C. Peterson
Seen Power
Gender Male
Status Criminal, (arrested)
Job Alderman

Edwin Dodd is the member of the Toronto city council and the Streetlighting Commission, introduced in Season 1 of Murdoch Mysteries.

Appearances and Mentions


  • Edwin Dodd has the deciding vote on whether to adopt alternating current to replace the existing direct current.
  • During the investigation into the electrocutions of the Alice Howard and of Daniel Pratt, Inspector Brackenreid learns that Dodd recently had access to $20,000. Murdoch works with Nikola Tesla and Allen Fawkes to trap Dodd into admitting that he had murdered Pratt.