Detroit Officials, TV Drama Producers to Meet

DETROIT – Producers of a crime show set and filmed in Detroit are expected to meet with the City Council to hear concerns about the drama’s content. Some council members have said they worry ‘Detroit 1-8-7‘ will play on negative stereotypes. A meeting is scheduled Tuesday afternoon. The title uses a former California police code […]

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Detroit Worries Show Will Push ‘Murder City’ Image

BY: Corey Williams DETROIT – Some Detroit City Council members say they’re concerned that an upcoming ABC Network drama will propagate a negative image of the city as dangerous and crime-ridden, and has asked the show’s producers to attend an upcoming council meeting to discuss it. ‘Detroit 1-8-7‘ — the title uses a former California […]

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