Author Michael Matthews details Detroit's violent history in 'American Ruin'

With a history steeped in violence, Detroit has come a long way over the past several  years. 

While we usually like to focus on the great rebound, we can't tell the whole story without looking at the brokenness of the past that got us where we are today.

Joining FOX 2 is Michael Matthews, author "American Ruin: Life and Death on the Streets of Detroit -- America's Deadliest City."