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Poseidon (Neptune)

Poseidon (Neptune)

Home Mythology Poseidon (Neptune) Police Reports Odysseus and the Blinding of Polyphemus

Case File: Odysseus and the Blinding of Polyphemus

Police Reports

Complainant (Poseidon) pressed charges against Odysseus for aggravated assault and attempted homicide of his son, the Cyclops Polyphemus.

Case Status: Pending. The trial continues to be delayed. In the meantime, Poseidon has taken it upon himself to harass Odysseus on the open ocean for two decades.

Full details filed away in Book 1, Book 5, Book 9, and Book 13 of The Odyssey.

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