Peter Creedy is the successor of Derek Almond at the Finger, the law enforcement branch of the Norsefire government. Creedy is a cruel, bullying man, indifferent to the suffering of others. When it becomes clear that the Leader’s mind is deteriorating, Peter Creedy begins assembling a private army, using Alistair Harper’s help. Creedy seems to be planning to assemble a force large enough to stage a military coup and make himself the new Leader of England. Creedy’s plan backfires when Harper, who’s made a deal with Helen Heyer, betrays him to his death.
The timeline below shows where the character Peter Creedy appears in V for Vendetta. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Book 3, Chapter 1: Vox Populi
Book 3, Chapter 3: Various Valentines
...Killer Club, Alistair Harper proceeds with recruiting gangsters to help him subdue the rioters. Mr. Creedy greets “Ally” and asks how his work is going—Ally explains that he’s recruited many so... (full context)
Book 3, Chapter 6: Vectors
...acknowledges, because it’s rumored that the Leader is slowly going insane. She guesses that Mr. Creedy organized the speech in the hope that the Leader’s insanity would cause further riots and... (full context)
Book 3, Chapter 10: The Volcano