Angels’ Night

Angels Night campaign

Final Angels’ Night Patrols In Detroit

Thousands of volunteers brave rainy conditions to keep the city safe from arsonists as Angels’ Night patrols in Detroit wrap up.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2013

Firefighters stand in the smoke from a fire. FILE PHOTO (credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ)

2 Detroit Firefighters Injured In ‘Angel’s Night’ Fires

Officials say two Detroit firefighters were hurt as a series of blazes hit the city amid its annual Halloween season anti-arson campaign.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2013

Mayor Dave Bing speaking to Detroit police, fire and volunteers for Angel's Night. (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

Volunteers Come Out In Force For Angels’ Night Duties

Rena Dalentei from Sterling Heights along with her friend signed-up to patrol neighborhoods in the 10th district on the city’s westside.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2013

Angels' Night volunteers. (Credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Detroit Ready For Angels’ Night Volunteer Effort

An emergency curfew goes into effect Tuesday night as part of Detroit’s Angels’ Night campaign.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2013

(credit: Gillian Reilly/CBS Detroit)

Detroit’s CFO Resigns After Comments About Shooting Someone In A Hoodie

Kevyn Orr says Jim Bonsall decided it is best for the city and himself that he resign his post effective immediately.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/15/2013

(WWJ Photo/Stephanie Davis)

Detroit Leaders Report Successful Anti-Arson Campaign

The numbers are in for the city of Detroit’s Angels Night campaign — with 93 fires reported over the three-night period.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2012

Harry Arnold with the remote control helicopter. (WWJ/Sandra McNeill)

2 Detroit Men Put Their Own Spin On Angels’ Night Safety

The three choppers are equipped with cameras that transmit back pictures to their truck parked at the Butzel Community Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2012

Volunteers post Angels Night signs. (credit: WWJ/Florence Walton, File)

Angels’ Night Campaign Seeks Volunteers

Detroit is searching for their angels and now is a good time of the season to volunteer for Angel’s Night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2012

Angels Night (Mike Fisher)

Angels Night Curfew Goes Into Effect Tonight

Detroit police, firefighters and thousands of volunteers are getting ready for Angels Night, and a big part of the effort is a curfew that’ll go into effect tonight.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2012

Angels Night (Mike Fisher)

Angels’ Night Volunteer Campaign Begins

Executive Fire Commissioner Donald Austin noted a 55% drop in arson fires in 2011 versus the same three-day period a year earlier, in 2010.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/09/2012