Prison officer, transferred as replacement. Violent towards the women, with especial hatred of lesbians. However, his classes give Bobbie Mitchell a start towards electrical apprenticeship and eventual release. Visits Lou Kelly after lights out for sex. Made Governor in (507). Framed at Joan Ferguson 's suggestion and with Myra Desmond 's agreement as Pixie Mason's rapist (510) and sent to prison (511). When Inspector Thorne arrests him in (511) his name is given as Leonard Edwin Murphy, but when Marlene Warren reads out a newspaper article about his trial in (517) it is given as Leonard Arthur Murphy. He hates lesbians because his wife ran off with another woman.