Angels’ Night

SALEM, MA - OCTOBER 27:  Costumed people dressed as witches walk though the street next to the old Town Hall as they visit the town where, back in 1692, witch trials took place, October 27, 2005  in Salem, Massachusetts. Thousands of tourists come to attend the large Halloween festival.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Mayor Bing: Weekend’s Arson Fires Down 50%

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing said there has been a 50 percent reduction in the number of fires over the first two days of the Angels’ Night campaign.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2011


Still Time To Volunteer For Angel’s Night Patrol

A spokesman for Detroit Mayor Dave Bing, Dan Lijana, says things were pretty quiet Saturday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2011

Residents gather before monitoring neighborhoods for Angel's Night. (WWJ: Beth Fisher)

Halloween Curfew In Effect Saturday – Tuesday

The three night Angel’s Night period begins Saturday night in Detroit to help cut down on arson fires in the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2011

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Detroit Angels’ Night Campaign Kicks Off

It’s once again time for the city’s annual Angels’ Night campaign, when volunteers work together to keep Detroit’s families, residents and neighborhoods safe during the Halloween weekend October 29-31.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2011

WWJ's Vicke Thomas visited the repair shop for Detroit fire vehicles.

Are Detroit Firefighters Underequipped To Fight Arson?

There are mixed messages circulating as to whether or not Detroit firefighters are ready for a weekend some expect to be riddled with arson.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2011

Angel’s Night Patrols Set To Begin In Detroit

Detroit’s Angels’ Night enforcement doesn’t officially get underway until this weekend, but some volunteers are already making sure their corner of the city is safe.


Detroit Firefighters, Police Prepare For ‘Angel’s Night’

In a typical 24-hour period in Detroit, 20 to 30 fires are reported, but the night before Halloween sees a dramatic rise.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2011

Authorities To Detail Angels’ Night Preparation, Activities

Community leaders in Detroit on Tuesday will detail their efforts to crack down on Angels’ Night arsonists and mischief-makers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2011


Volunteers Are Still Needed For Detroit’s Angels’ Night Campaign

Volunteers are still needed for Detroit’s Angels’ Night Campaign over the three-night Halloween period.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2011

Sheriff’s Department To Help Patrol Highland Park For Halloween Weekend

Wayne County Sheriff Deputies will help patrol Highland Park streets during the upcoming Halloween weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2011




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