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The everyday trials and tribulations of Detroit's homicide unit.

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 Detective Louis Fitch (18 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 Sergeant Jesse Longford (18 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 Lieutenant Maureen Mason (18 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 Detective Damon Washington (18 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 Detective Vikram Mahajan (18 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 Detective Ariana Sanchez (18 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 Dr. Abbey Ward (18 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 Detective John Stone (16 episodes, 2010-2011)
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The everyday trials and tribulations of Detroit's homicide unit.

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My city. My rules. See more »


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21 September 2010 (USA)  »

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187 Детройт  »

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The University of Detroit-Mercy and Wayne State University are real schools in Detroit, while Southeastern Michigan University, Lindbergh University and Newhouse College are fake. See more »

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187 is the California Penal Code for homicide. In Michigan, the various forms of homicide start with 750. See more »

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23 December 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I'm thoroughly impressed with Detroit 1-8-7. This show is much more down to earth than any other cop show out there. The attention it brings to a true American ghetto like Detroit is astounding. It sounds ridiculous, but I truly believe that shows like this one that encourage people to take back their city can really make a difference. I've even heard that this show is really boosting Detroit's economy.

Coming from the Rust Belt myself (Milwaukee native), I love seeing a setting I can actually relate to, instead of flashy cities like New York, L. A., or Miami all the time. Plus, the Fitch character is freaking fantastic.

ABC better not cancel this show. It's awesome. I think it'll catch on for sure if they give it enough time.


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