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July 1967: Detroit erupts

The intersection of 12th and Clairmount in Detroit was the epicenter of the 1967 civil disturbance. In the early hours of July 23, after police detain 85 partygoers at a blind pig, an outraged crowd gathers and soon a bottle is thrown at a police cruiser.


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July 1967: Detroit erupts