Noir Plot Generator
Internal Conflict: Protagonist is a barkeeper who works in a mob-owned bar and finds himself dragged into the life of crime when police raid the bar and arrest him on drug and weapon's charges. Inside his allegiance to the bar owner is assumed and he has to fight for his life. When he gets out he wants nothing to do with his former employer but finds himself unable to get work as a convicted felon.
External Conflict: A prostitute is killed and while it seems like a random murder at first it turns out she had blackmail material that she gave to a friend shortly before her death. Only when the second woman is murdered as well the information (by way of a diary?) is found.
Incident: A police officer shoots a protester during a seemingly peaceful protest, sparking a full-on riot.