Peter Bourland is a special agent for the FBI. After the investigation and fall of Novacom, he recruited Robert Mitchell to join the FBI. He lives in Washington, D.C. with his wife and daughter, Michaela.
His last name, Bourland, is most likely a reference to Jason Bourne
|“||Peter Bourland: Mr. Whittaker, Robert Mitchell... is dead.
|“||Peter Bourland: Okay, boys, let's roll up our sleeves and get to work. Jason, Mitch--care to help, or did you just come along to gloat?
Jason Whittaker: Both, actually.
Robert Mitchell: I wouldn’t miss this for the world!
|“||Robert Mitchell: The man isn't exactly lucid these days.
Peter Bourland: Making him a slightly less reliable source than Mr. Potato Head.
Robert Mitchell: If Mr. Potato Head had information right now, I'd take it.
|“||Jason Whittaker: My dad just found out that the tower was a decoy.
Peter Bourland: What?
Jason Whittaker: Yeah, the wires weren't hooked up to anything.
Peter Bourland: Good grief--but that means--
Jason Whittaker: That means we haven't stopped Novacom yet. The launch date can still happen!
|“||Peter Bourland: Think about it, Mr. Whittaker. Why do you think there's been so much activity around you? Modems, bugs, cameras in your office...
John Whittaker: I don't know anything about it. Why are they after me?
Peter Bourland: That's what I'm trying to find out.