“Living with Murder”, a 40-minute documentary, exploring the toll of homicide in Detroit, in a city that has lost over 3,300 people to homicide since 2003 -- more than have died among U.S. forces in 10 years of fighting in Afghanistan.
A deep portrait of hard-pressed detectives juggling heavy caseloads in their hunt for killers, and of victims' anguished families searching for justice and trying to come to terms with their losses.
The enormity of Detroit's struggle with homicides can overwhelm people who want to fight back to protect their neighborhoods. Solutions seem to be beyond any one person's ability to make a difference. The frustration and violence leave one of America’s great cities “Living with Murder.”