Moff Abran Balfour
* Moff Balfour is an extremely unmotivated ruler
* assignment to this relatively unimportant area of the Outer Rim is a dead-end career move for him
* he is content to carry out his only specific instruction: protect the docks in [[Valos]] with Imperial …
Cass is a dedicated and loyal ISB agent. Committed to removing corruption and ineffectiveness from units of the Empire.
* lazy, portly man
* not terribly interested in enforcing Imperial Customs policies
* highly susceptible to bribery
Captain Dwin Arnae
A stiff, serious, by-the-book, Imperial Customs captain.
Vice Admiral Garrik Trier
* Vice Admiral Trier commands the Imperial Navy in the Valorik Sector
* the Navy's main responsibility is protected the ship yard in the Valos System
* most of the time he commands the fleet from the Imperial Star Destroy _Indomitable_