The Killing Cycle is a look into the murderous cycle of urban crime in Newark, New Jersey. There's a new kind of killer on the street. Young men in their teens and early 20s, with no regard for life, not even their own, carrying assault
weapons in the past just used just for warfare. Granted with unparalleled access for a week with the Essex County Homicide Task Force, a view of community crisis that is urban crime fueled by gangs and drugs and the effort to break the murderous cycle.