Only 9,800 police officers patrol the city of Los Angeles, an area of 500 square miles and 4 million people…
Southland - 1x01 - Unkown Trouble
Ben Sherman + season 5
Critics Choice Awards 2013 Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series | Michael Cudlitz (Southland)
You’ve been amazing. Above and beyond. But I’m ready to go it alone and..you won’t have to lock up the knives in the kitchen anymore. Look at me. It’s okay.
April 9, 2009 – April 17, 2013
We hold cops to a higher stander because we give them a gun and a badge. The only problem with that is, they’re recruited from the human race.
Most cops manage to stay sane despite the chaos around them, but in their hearts they know everyone has a breaking point
Southland S5 Finale
- You want to go ruin his day?
Cops are supposed to hold the line between chaos and civilized society. Every now and then chaos gets the upper hand.
You know, you really have a bad habit of pushing people away. For the record, I ain’t going nowhere.
Cops are trained to stay in control, but sometimes even heroes feel helpless.
Southland - 5x07 - Heroes
Lydia Adams, Southland“People have a choice; no matter what hand you’re dealt. You can either rise above, or drown. The choice is yours. Can’t nobody make it for you.”