JR-12 was a fourth degree security droid programmed with a masculine personality. Bipedal and humanoid in structure, JR-12 operated as an independent security contractor on the Mid Rim world Ord Mantell during the Galactic Civil War.
A security droid, JR-12 was programmed to obey a master and protect them from harm. Circa 50 BBY, JR-12 was separated from his master and forced to operate independently. Finding work as a bounty hunter, bouncer, security guard, and bodyguard over his long career, JR-12 was based out of Morro Spaceport on Ord Mantell during the Galactic Civil War.
- Mask of the Pirate Queen (First appearance)