Edwin Dodd
Power Edwin Dodd.jpg
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, portrayed by Alan C. Peterson.

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.


Murdoch Mysteries Season 1
"Power" • "The Glass Ceiling" • "The Knockdown" • "Elementary, My Dear Murdoch" • "'Til Death Do Us Part" • "Let Loose the Dogs" • "Body Double" • "Still Waters" • "Belly Speaker" • "Child's Play" • "Bad Medicine" • "The Prince and the Rebel" • "The Annoying Red Planet"
Season 2Season 3Season 4Season 5Season 6Season 7Season 8Season 9Season 10
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.