|Occupation||Adoption agency owner|
|Family||Rita Gabler (husband)|
Bud Gabler was a murderer and child abuser.
Bud ran an adoption agency alongside her wife Rita. Both were mentally and physically abusive towards the children they took care of. He was charged with the murder of a girl named Rosemary, along with child abuse. After one of the children, whom Beck was taking care of, tried to kill her, proving the accusations of the children being deranged true, he and his wife were found guilty of criminally negligent homicide. They were sentenced to a maximum of two years in prison. (SVU: "Cage")