Homicide cop Troy Bennett had a reputation with the Chicago
PD for being fearless and in controlâ€”until the night his
daredevil partner is killed during a raid. From that moment
on, he swears heâ€™ll never again be responsible for the loss
of a loved one. To escape his demons, Troy transfers to the
NYPD, bringing him up close and personal with Ruby Elliott,
a beautiful, street-savvy pool hustler.
Reckless and stubbornly independent, Ruby embodies
everything Troyâ€™s avoiding, but when she walks into the pub
heâ€™s at with his new coworkers and blows his carefully laid
plans to hell, Troy knows he has to have herâ€”risks be
damned. But thereâ€™s a connection between Rubyâ€™s shadowed
past and a case Troyâ€™s working involving a notorious
Brooklyn felon, throwing her safety into jeopardy.
Confronted with his biggest fear, will Troy push Ruby away
to keep her safe or fight to keep her in his arms where she