This article contains information about Ace Attorney media that has been released only in Japan.

The information in this article comes from a game, demo, or other media that has been released in Japan, but not in any predominantly English-speaking country. The subject of this article has been officially revealed for English versions of this media. English versions of this content are only available through unofficial translations. More information on this can be found here.

If you have personal experience with the item of media in question, you can help the Ace Attorney Wiki by improving on this article. Please heed the manual of style when adding information.

Patrick O'Malley
Image Gallery Sprite Gallery

Patrick O'Malley was a Scotland Yard patrolman working in London during Ryūnosuke Naruhodō's time in England. He was a witness to the stabbing of Viridian Green.

 Moving the scene of an attack Edit

Main article: The Adventure of the Clouded Kokoro
PatRola watch Green

Watching Green with Rola

Patrick O'Malley was married to a young woman named Rola for a year. His job includes patrolling the streets of lighting, cleaning gassing lights, and other stuff like that. One foggy day, O'Malley was just about to end his patrol and go eat dinner with his wife Rola to celebrate their anniversary. However, they found the unconscious body of one Viridian Green on the sidewalk by of a boarding house right at the edge of his jurisdiction. He didn’t want to ruin his one chance to get a break with Rola, so he decided to put it off on the neighboring jurisdiction. To do this, he first sent Rola to the neighboring police box. In the time she was away, he moved the body, three books Sōseki Natsume dropped when stumbled upon the scene, and a burnt book in Green's hand entitled The Adventure of the Lion's Mane, to the opposite side of the street. Then he decided to place the blame on Natsume as he was the one person they witnessed running away from the crime. O'Malley believing that there would be no trouble with such a seemingly simple case.

Detective Tobias Gregson thought that since Pat O'Malley is a policeman, which he considers his most reliable in London, he is trustworthy. When he took the stand with his wife, Rola had to do most of the talking. First they talk about the books, then Patrick says the awning window is proof that the owners of the boarding house, the Garridebs, are not involved with this case. He tried to say he helped with the investigation but Rola reveals that Green collapsed out of Pat's jurisdiction. Ryūnosuke Naruhodō eventually found out about his tampering of the crime scene when he realized that the bouquet Rola bought for him is on the other side. O'Malley forgot about that and he didn't testify about any wind blowing. Having been found out, Patrick O'Malley begins to cry. The prosecutor, Barok van Zieks, seeing he's learned his lesson about about trivial matters during crime investigation's, Pat to go home. Joan Garrideb was revealed to have accidentally stabbed Viridian Green in the back and Naruhodō remembered O'Malley saying Green was holding the book, which means she bent down to pick it up.

Main article: Randst Magazine 7

Some time after the trial, Patrick O'Malley found a shilling and was going to use it to buy Rola a bouquet of flowers. But Gina Lestrade pickpockets it from him saying it was hers to begin with and there is no proof that it's his. That's when Naruhodō, Iris Watson, and Sherlock Holmes come by saying the coin is actually Iris' which lost in the area. Holmes sprays a material that changes the blood on the coin and it's revealed to be from the poker game Naruhodō lost. The O'Malleys comment on what a journey the coin went on.

Main article: The Adventure of the Unspeakable Story

Rola O'Malley was excited that her husband, Patrick returned to her thanks to Barok van Zieks. Pat found himself picking up more change on parole more than anything else, stating that his duty is to protect London and make Rola happy. The two held each other in a loving embrace.


Patrick O'Malley mugshot


Patrick O'Malley is a rather sleepy head. Nonetheless, he always follows his police handwork. He loves his wife, Rola, so much that he was willing to slightly go against the book and tamper with the crime scene. But he also regretted doing it.


  • He and his wife's first names are a pun on the word Patrol.
Dai Gyakuten Saiban: Naruhodō Ryūnosuke no Bōken characters
Kazuma Asōgi · Taketsuchi Auchi · Beppo · Nikomina Borschevic · Jezail Brett · Robert Crogley · Dmitri Demiglaski · Oscar Fairplay · Joan Garrideb · John Garrideb · Viridian Green · Tobias Gregson · Sherlock Holmes · Satoru Hosonaga · Seishirou Jigoku · Judge (British Empire) · Gina Lestrade · Cosney Megundal · Decargo Mieterman · Susato Mikotoba · Yūjin Mikotoba · Mortar Milverton · Ryūnosuke Naruhodō · Sōseki Natsume · Patrick O'Malley · Rola O'Malley · William Petenshy · Piroshko · Adam Redifast · Sanmon Sonohigurashi · Mitrov Stroganov · Nemmy Tinpillar · Tully Tinpillar · Koroumaru Uzukumaru · Taizou Uzukumaru · Barok van Zieks · Hart Vortex · Wagahai · Iris Watson · John Watson · Hatch Windibank
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.