One word alone carries with it the possibility of changing millions of lives: Why.
This had never before been uttered in Sector 12A, an isolated center in which minds are molded in the most cruel and... More > vindictive manners possible. Its environment was one of strict adherence to authority, even at the expense of one's free will.
This had not been put under any scrutiny whatsoever until a conflicted young man carrying the title of Subject 17M decided to ask "Why?"
Things in the Sector were depraved enough, but when 17M discovered how the rest of society had been functioning, he sees nothing but a thoroughfare of madness before him.
This brings a new word to his lips, one which has been uttered by saviors and tyrants alike: REVOLUTION< Less
For detective John Matthews, life would never be the same.
Only hours after being introduced to his contemporaries the NYPD's Homicide Unit, Matthews and his partner, Dirk Breslin, become ensnared... More > in far more chaos than they could have possibly imagined.
Testing each man's physical and mental toughness, the two members of New York's Finest are beset by the absolute worst that the state has to offer.< Less