Since Judges Joe Dredd and Rico Dredd were cloned from the DNA of Chief Judge Fargo in 2066 , at least Eight Further clones of the Fargo Bloodline have been Produced by the Mega-City One Justice Department. Rico was originally cloned to serve with Texas City's Justice Department. Rico is Texas City's Counterpart to Judge Joseph Dredd and is a Local Hero there.
He is known for having gone into Pursuit of the Angel Gang into the Cursed Earth. after the Angel Gang began a series of crimes in Texas City where they were originally based. After Judge Rico could no longer pick up the trail of the Angel gang, he returned to Texas City where he worked on a cases for several more years. Then, he immigrated to Mega City One around 2122 at the age of 55. He then worked there as a judge until his retirement. It's unclear whether or not he took The Long Walk.