"The victims, the cops, the press and the politicians...each has their own perspective." Boomtown depicts crime in Los Angeles from the very different perspectives of the four groups most intimately involved in the pursuit of justice -- the police, the citizens, the politicians, and the media -- and artfully illustrates how they interconnect.
Last Episode02x06 The Big Picture Aired: Dec. 28, 2003
Wracked with guilt for not following his instincts on a domestic disturbance call when the woman involved is reported missing and presumed dead …
Series Fun Facts
- The episode "Sinaloa Cowboys" is based on the Bruce Springsteen song of the same name.
- Graham Yost, the creator/executive producer, had worked with Donnie Wahlberg on Band of Brothers. He was so impressed by his performance that he wrote the role of Joel Stevens specifically for him.
- In 2007 Graham Yost created Raines, an LAPD detective show starring Jeff Goldblum. Mykelti Williamson made a cameo as Bobby 'Fearless' Smith in the pilot.