||The world is a totalitarian police state. Any sign of disloyalty to the planet’s rulers is punished severely, and suspicion riddles society. Some worlds might operate by Soviet-style informers and indoctrination, while more technically sophisticated worlds might rely on omnipresent cameras or braked AI “guardian angels”. Outworlders are apt to be treated as a necessary evil at best, and “disappeared” if they become troublesome.
||Secret police chief, Scapegoating official, Treacherous native informer
||Rebel leader, Offworld agitator, Imprisoned victim, Crime boss
||The natives largely believe in the righteousness of the state, The police state is automated and its “rulers” can’t shut it off, The leaders foment a pogrom against “offworlder spies”.
||List of police informers, Wealth taken from “enemies of the state”, Dear Leader’s private stash
||Military parade, Gulag, Gray concrete housing block, Surveillance center