Aside from the undercover assignment that served as a premise for his transfer to Intelligence, little is known about his early CPD career, except that he was already friends with Antonio Dawson prior to the transfer and that he had joined after serving in the military.
Detective Jay Halstead previously appeared on Chicago Fire as an undercover cop assigned to take down a local mobster-cum-thug. Halstead is the brother of Will, an attending at the (fictional) Chicago Medical Center and a main character in Chicago Med.He requests a transfer to the Intelligence Unit after the assignment ended with him getting shot but successfully arresting the mobster. Their mother had died of cancer Will had moved to New York City for medical school and was overseas doing humanitarian work in Sudan but hit a rough patch when his relationship with a girl did not work out.Later episodes revealed that Monk's OCD and at least some of his phobias did, in fact, pre-date his relationship with Trudy, but without her stabilizing influence Monk apparently went into a psychological tailspin. Kroger's words her death left Monk "emotionally paralyzed." He still wears his wedding ring and still considers himself "the husband." Solving her murder remains a primary motivation for Monk and the overarching mystery of the series. I am inclined to think that Trudy's birthday was in October.[I am inclined to agree, but that would make her 35 at the time of her death if the November/December 1997 date is correct.] Trudy apparently graduated from Ashton at the age of 15 in 1977.Elite Singles’ unique approach to online dating stems from our intelligent matchmaking system.