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

It's a good thing when homicide detectives get bored.

Lisbon

Lisbon: You look a little creaky.
Jane: Yeah, a cattle prod will do it to you.
Lisbon: Well, the doctor says there's no lasting effects.
Jane: Well that doctor should try it himself sometime.

The Mentalist Quotes

I'm just poking at you. It's awfully instructive.

Jane

Jane: I don't want you involved.
Lisbon: I am involved.
Jane: Not anymore.