Hoitz was once engaged to a woman named Francine but she left because she was fed up with his anger and recklessness. He failed multiple times to win her back, Francine even took out restraining order on Terry.
After he shot Derek Jeter at the World Series, Hoitz has been partnered with Detective Allen Gamble. Hoitz disliked Gamble and the feeling was mutual. The two were repeatedly mistreated by antagonistic cops Martin and Fosse. Terry was the only officer who did not idolize careless officers Danson and Highsmith.
- Hoitz was nicknamed the "Yankee clipper" after he shot Derek Jeter.
- Hoitz was told by his father that a man who talks behind someone's back is a coward.
- He learned talents as child to make fun of kids who the respective. For example, he learned ballet to make of fun a kid.
- Hoitz is one of two secret/special agent characters played by Mark Wahlberg, with the other being Max Payne from the 2008 film adaptation.