Taking place in Detroit city and in a future timeline, crime has became a huge problem for Detroit city. With the police force on the verge of going on strike, Omni Consumer Products (OCP) tries to find a way to bring down crime and rebuild Detroit City.
When Officer Murphy is killed in a violent death, his body was taken too OCP and used for the RoboCop program. Built as a cyborg with no memory of his former life, RoboCop started to become a success in the police force and bringing down crime.
Then Murphy slowly starts to remember who he was and how he died which leads him to bring down the people who was responsible for his death. As RoboCop continues his manhunt, he finds out that a member of OCP is also involved in the crimewave.