Series 3 From the graffiti'd gangland turf of South Central to the placid, palm-lined drives of Beverly Hills, crime can happen on any Southland street in Los Angeles. But in addition to dealing with the day-to-day roster of misdemeanors and felonies they meet on the streets, LAPD officers and detectives also face conflict when they're off-duty. So whether they're adjusting to new partners and procedures, handling personal hardships at home for being a cop or copingwith the chaos that erupts throught the city, the veteran and rookie detectives and unifofmed cops of Southland do their best to protect, serve and stay alive.
Series 4 It's a new day in L.A. Rookies learn the ropes. Veterans burn out. Detectives take their work to heart. Partners take their addictions too far. Relationships fall apart. With fast-moving action filmed on gangland streets and in hip Hollywood hot spots, Southland tells personal stories of men and women wearing the LAPD badge as they struggle to make a difference, make a living, or simply survive.