Chip Tracy wears a grey fedora, yellow dwelt trench-coat and grey jeans. He has black hair.
Chip is devoted to his job of preventing crime in the city and doesn't let anything stop him from doing his job, whether it's bribes or feminine wiles. He is also very devoted to his girlfriend Bess Blueheart, which is shown when he rejects Breathmint Balony's advances.
Alvin's character is based on the title character Dick Tracy played by Warren Beatty in the 1990 film.