Who is Danforth in The Crucible?

Danforth is a powerful and respected member of the Salem court during the witch trials. He is known for his fairness and impartiality, as well as his strong belief in law and order.

Danforth represents the authority of the court in The Crucible. He is determined to find guilt in the accused and to punish them accordingly. He is not interested in finding the truth or in considering any mitigating factors.