About the TV Show
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First Air Date: June 02, 2002
|First Aired on||:||2002|
|Created By||:||David Simon|
|Seasons/Episodes||:||60 episodes in 5 Seasons|
Told from the points of view of both the Baltimore homicide and narcotics detectives and their targets, the series captures a universe in which the national war on drugs has become a permanent, self-sustaining bureaucracy, and distinctions between good and evil are routinely obliterated.