Photographer Mackey's friend, LeRoy, is arrested for killing a cop during a robbery. When LeRoy is found dead, Mackey persuades his journalist partner Nick Fox to investigate. Nick goes undercover as a police officer and is shocked by the many underhanded activities going on. Robberies, drinking, and misuse of the law in the favour of the police, are just a few of the upsetting discoveries. But in uncovering this, Nick and Mackey's lives are now endangered.