TV Series | TV-14 | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
This series focuses on the NYPD's Major Case Squad, a force of detectives who investigate high-profile cases, whilst also showing parts of the crime from the criminal's point of view to the audience.
After Season 6, the show would be moved to the USA Network after NBC decided to drop the show from its' prime time lineup after the failure of "Trial By Jury". The show's budget would be trimmed somewhat in the process as Annabella Sciorra and Courtney B. Vance would be dropped from the show. Jamey Sheridan would leave due to health reasons. The format of Vincent D'Onofrio and Kathryn Erbe and Chris Noth and newcomer, Julianne Nicholson would stay the same with Eric Bogosian replacing Sheridan as Captain. The show would run four more seasons on the cable network.
Detective Alexandra Eames:
Sex fiend and a bully, politics is a perfect place for him.
Some of the suspected criminals are shown fleeing or attempting to flee from the investigators in a way which which will ensure that they will be caught as they try 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 New York City.
The version of the show shown in the UK on Channel Five has a completely different version of the opening credits with different music.