Barbara McQuade

(WWJ Photo/Marie Osborne)

Federal Crackdown Follows Bloody Weekend In Detroit

More than two dozen law enforcement officials joined together to announce an “unprecedented” initiative aimed at curbing the tide of violent, deadly crime in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/29/2012

Major Drug Ring Busted, Ex-Lawmaker Among 12 Charged

Ex-State Rep. Ken Daniels is among 12 people indicted on charges of running a massive drug ring in metro Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/01/2012


Law Enforcement Targets Detroit’s ‘Deadliest Zip Code’

Police, both federal and local, are zoning in on one especially dangerous Detroit neighborhood.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/29/2011

Authorities Announce Flint Gun Crime Initiative

Authorities say felons caught illegally with guns in Flint could face federal charges under a new initiative.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/14/2011


Dozens Accused Of Mortgage Fraud In Metro Detroit

Dozens of names are on a list of people who have been indicted on mortgage fraud in the Metro Detroit area. Michigan U.S. Attorney Barbara McQuade said “Michigan is one of five states that together make up half of all foreclosures in the country.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2011

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Forums Draw Attention To Bullying

Federal law enforcement and civil rights officials say it’s time to stop the bullying. They’re putting together forums Thursday in Ann Arbor and Dearborn to focus on harassment in schools.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/14/2011

DPD Nets 63 Kids Skipping School In One Day

Detroit Police announced improvements to a community program after a truancy sweep in northwest Detroit on Thursday caught up with 63 students who were skipping school.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/08/2011

New Civil Rights Office

A new civil rights office is open for business in Southeast Michigan, and the U.S. Attorneys office is at the helm of this unit.