Paul is distrustful of Kennex's return to duty, and is among those who do not welcome him back with open arms.
Awards, Commendations and Citations
Commendation of Exceptional Merit
Marksmanship: Marksman 
Personnel Notes (For eyes only - Clearance D5 and above)
Despite several behavioral reprimands Detective Paul is an accomplished and highly-regarded officer. Shrewd and opinionated, Paul’s years serving in the department’s Vice squad have proven invaluable in serving Delta region’s Detective and Investigations division.
Superiors have noted that Paul’s uncompromising perspectives on police work and procedure have lead to “low-level” personality conflicts within the department.
Paul was married but is now divorced.
He took his mother to Mexico to celebrate her birthday.
- Paul keeps a necklace at work that belonged to his ex-wfe.
"When you're undercover, nothing's perfect. Not your cover story, not the product. The only thing that has to remain steady is you. If everything falls apart, you fall back on the truth. Keep your lies as close to the truth as possible. The truth is your friend. Especially when you're telling a lie."
- - Richard Paul teaching Rudy Lom about undercover work (The Bends)
"You better watch your ass. Your partner better watch his ass, too."
- - Richard Paul to John Kennex (You Are Here)