Teresa Lisbon is the woman in charge. She is Patrick Jane's boss on The Mentalist and it's safe to say that she isn't amused by his occasional antics and unusual investigative style.

Teresa Lisbon Quotes

Lisbon: I could kill you with my bare hands.
Jane: Well, it's not the first time.

Philip Handler: I guess, uh, you must be bad cop.
Teresa Lisbon: I try.

The Mentalist Quotes

Turns out being understood is an underrated pleasure.

Jane

Vega: Curiously killed the cat.
Jane: It also cured Polio.