Crime Family is the story of two generations of multicultural men and women who come together to form a nationally feared crime family. It takes us through the story by following the man who is pivotal in forming the Jones Crime Family. The man's named is Cleveland "Clever" Jones. Clever is faced with different issues ranging from how to form and control his crime family to how to deal with his issues with his father who totally disowns him for leading a life of crime. The story also looks at Clever's partners, his friends, his wife and his children who at the point when Clever is ready to give up, take over and run the crime family their own way.