1. The show is centered around the lives of those in the Chicago PD.
2. And the stars did a lot of training with the REAL Chicago PD to make their portrayals believable.
3. All of the cops seem to be friends.
5. And they love the city they protect.
8. Some have a past that haunts them.
9. And others can’t handle their tempers.
13. They have the best takedown words.
15. And they have the coolest gadgets.
16. Every episode starts with a bang.
17. And one episode ends with a funeral.
18. They keep it real in the interrogation room.
19. And even more real in the holding cell.
23. And some important questions.
24. There’s a budding romance.
Or at least, what we’re led to believe is a budding romance.
25. There’s a potential break up.
27. There are crossovers. Characters from “Chicago Fire” sometimes appear in the show.
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