TV Series | TV-14 | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Follows a crime (usually a murder), usually adapted from current headlines, from two separate vantage points, the police investigation and the prosecution in court.
Detective Mike Logan's brown leather coat was not supplied by the wardrobe department. Chris Noth bought that coat from a second-hand clothing store.
Det. Rey Curtis:
When I filled out my ethnicity, I had to put "Other"...
Some of the suspected criminals are shown fleeing or attempting to flee prosecution, which is not the "norm." The ones that attempt to flee do so in manners which ensure that they will be caught as some episodes have had people attempting to leave on buses from The Port Authority when there are several dozen areas around the city where a bus or train can be caught that will take you out of NYC.
The Season 17 episode "Tombstone" ends with live action during the credits instead of the usual black background.
The DVD release of the series will include footage not originally broadcast.