However, this is just as a cover, as she later approaches Julian Jerome with interest in getting involved in the more illegal side of his business.She tells him of her successful past dealing drugs and her reputation and Julian agrees to bring her into his organization to deal with that side of the business. She gave her son the option of living with Shawn Butler or military school, because she could no longer handle him. Ashford, and the widow of the late, Thomas Ashford Sr.Shawn strongly objects to her association with the Jeromes and confronts Jordan about her involvement with them.Jordan threatens to tell TJ the truth about what really happened to his father in order to get Shawn off her back.While in lockup, TJ visits Jordan and confronts her on her arrest.
Therefore, Jordan was forced to continue her undercover work, until they find the real boss and bring him down.
After Ric Lansing is arrested for supposedly being Julian's boss, Anna tries to convince Jordan to stop her undercover work, believing that she has already gotten her man.
Excited by the prospect of finally being able to tell TJ the truth, Jordan eventually agrees that her assignment is finished.
She has since been fired from the DEA and has been offered a job at the PCPD.
In 2014, it is revealed that Shawn and Jordan had an affair before TJ was born and that when Tommy found a letter about the DNA test proving that Tommy, not Shawn, was TJ's father, confirming Shawn and Jordan's affair, he became so enraged that he attacked Shawn.