Technology has now allowed people to be numerically categorized based on
their psychological, physical, and emotional traits. People have begun
using this technology to standardize what everyone considers a "good way
to live." They call this system "PSYCHO-PASS."
people know the standard "good way to live," crime still occurs. Kougami
Shinya and his colleagues are part of the governmental agency that
apprehends individuals deemed lacking under the PSYCHO-PASS standard.
His agency are actually comprised of individuals who were once found to
be problematic for society. They are now the dogs of the government.