Aside from the following two events, little is known about James Gordon. � In the late 1960s and early 1970s he helped Batman and Robin as a regular ally
In the late 1970s, The Legion of Doom held Gordon hostage at Police Headquarters so as to lure Batman into a deathtrap, so that they could use the Noxium crystal on him.
In the mid 1980s, James Gordon worked with a specialist on criminology, ProfessorJonathan Crane, as help for the Police Department in tracking down the Scarecrow. Although Gordon had no idea at the time, it was later figured out by Batman that Professor Crane is in reality the Scarecrow.
James Worthington "Jim" Gordon (better known as Commissioner Gordon of Batman's home of Gotham City) is a fictional character who appears in comic books published by DC Comics. The character first appeared in Detective Comics #27 (May 1939), and was created by Bill Finger and Bob Kane. Gordon made his debut in the same panel as Batman, making him the first Batman supporting character to be introduced.