TV Series | TV-14 | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A police homicide investigation unit investigates violent crimes in the city of Baltimore.
Barry Levinson wanted Richard Belzer as Munch after hearing him on "The Howard Stern Radio Show". NBC suggested Jason Priestley but Levinson refused. Belzer was the last cast member hired.
Det. John Munch:
I'm too damn sober.
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.