An ambulance in downtown Detroit. (credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ) File

Detroit Fire Official: Bedbugs Found In City Ambulance

The words “Don’t Enter, Bed Bugs, Toxic,” were written on the door to the EMS unit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2014

(JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Warren Library Shuts Doors Amid Bedbug Infestation

A metro Detroit library has been closed as part of an effort to stop a bedbug infestation from spreading.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2014

A bed bug crawls within a container. (Credit: Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

Bedbugs Found In Book Bindings Close Library

A library spokesperson said the bedbugs were found in books that had been returned in a drop box.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2013

36th District Court (WWJ Photo/Beth Fisher)

Detroit Court Reopens After Bedbug Scare

The 36th District Court in downtown Detroit is open Friday after being evacuated the day before.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/24/2012

36th District Court (WWJ Photo/Beth Fisher)

Bug-Infested Witness Shuts Down Detroit Court Room

A court room in Detroit’s 36th District Court is closed after officials say a bug-infested man showed up for proceedings.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/23/2012

A bed bug crawls within a container. (Credit: Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

Detroit Ranks 3rd For Most Bedbug Infested City

Orkin, a pest control company, released a list of the top 50 cities based on the number of bedbug treatments it did in 2011.

CBS 62–03/20/2012

A bed bug crawls within a container. (Credit: Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

Bedbugs Temporarily Close Taylor Library

About 200 of the tiny, pesky critters were found in one room.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/24/2011

Bed bugs. (CBS, File)

Study: Bedbugs With ‘Superbug’ Germ Found

Researchers are reporting an alarming combination: bedbugs carrying “superbug” germs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2011

Safe Way To Kill Bedbugs

It’s a non-toxic way of getting rid of bed bugs. Larry Smith, President of BioGreen Solutions in Bloomfield Hills, says they kill the pesky critters by raising a room’s temperature to about 130 degrees.


Bedbugs: Detroit 3rd Most Infested City

Bloodsucking bedbugs are biting in Detroit, New York, Philadelphia, and all over Ohio.  The pest control company Terminix released Tuesday a list of the 15 most bedbug-infested cities, based on an analysis of call volume […]