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Detroit 1-8-7 

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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
...  Sergeant Jesse Longford 18 episodes, 2010-2011
...  Lieutenant Maureen Mason 18 episodes, 2010-2011
...  Detective Damon Washington 18 episodes, 2010-2011
...  Detective Vikram Mahajan 18 episodes, 2010-2011
...  Detective Ariana Sanchez 18 episodes, 2010-2011
...  Dr. Abbey Ward 18 episodes, 2010-2011
...  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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In episode 2, a headline from The Detroit News (a real Detroit newspaper) is shown, with the paper's actual header. However in a later episode a reporter for The Detroit Post appears, which is 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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Recognizing a Hit SHow
3 April 2011 | by See all my reviews

I love the grittiness of this show. The story lines are real, they do not need the crutch of fancy special effects like all of the CSI shows use. Detroit 1-8-7 deserves respect. There are other shows that are also good but unfortunately too many bad shows stay on the air because they appeal to the masses. Give them more good shows like this one and the networks will have a whole new audience.

If this show is canceled because some network executive cannot recognize a quality show then I hope it gets picked up by one of the cable channels with more vision and respect for the viewers.

In summary, this show has all the ingredients for a hit. It has well-developed characters, drama, grit, humor,and the best acting in its stars.


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