Steven Hoover is a character in L.A. Noire. He is a Patrol officer of the Los Angeles Police Department.



Hoover is a patrol officer for the Los Angeles Police Department. He is the partner of Officer John Sarsfield.

Events of L.A. Noire

Hoover is encountered during the side-mission Cop Killer Shot, in which he is involved in a shootout alongside Officer John Sarsfield with two criminals who shot and killed a patrol officer. While exchanging gunfire, Hoover is wounded by a gunshot wound to the chest. After that, Cole Phelps and Rusty Galloway arrive on the scene and pursue the fleeing felons. Eventually catching up with them and killing them.

He also appears in the Vice case The Black Caesar where he is the one to arrest Merlon Ottie and takes him for the long way to the Hollywood Police Station, and isn't easy on him.