TV Series | TV-14 | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
30 September 2007 | John T. Ryan (email@example.com)
10 | From Book by former Baltimore Sun Crime Reporter, David Simon . Character Driven Series without becoming Soap Opera. Bold, Innovative, Unique and Very Memorable.
Ever since first encountering this Series, its title has held a certain fascination for this writer. First of all we ...
The board showing unsolved and solved cases for each detective was a real device used by the Baltimore Police Department. It was stopped when it was shown to bring down morale, but it returned later at the request of the detectives.
Det. John Munch:
Every evening is as random as the next, death doesn't follow a schedule.
A couple of times, reference is made to the other shift of the Homicide detectives as being the "night shift". However, at the time, the squads of the Homicide department regularly rotated shifts so that no one group of detectives would routinely have the night shift.