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Robert "Bobby" Goren is a character from the television series Law & Order: Criminal Intent, and is portrayed by Vincent D'Onofrio. He was a detective with the NYPD.

Bobby is a brilliant detective, educated in many subjects and always gets to the bottom of the stories and finds the truth. His deduction style is quite the spectacle.

Bobby has personal issues that tend to bleed into his professional life. He cares for his ailing mother and tries to help his black sheep brother. He also wrestles with some mental health issues that seriously jeopordize his career and friendships.

Despite all of his flaws, Bobby still incites loyalty in his partner and friends. He is respected for his intelligence and thinks outside of the box in order to solve his cases.