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Former Detroit Library Chief Admin Pleads Guilty To Bribery, Conspiracy Charges

Forty-seven-year-old Timothy Cromer faces up to 15 years in prison when he’s sentenced.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/15/2014

Bobby Ferguson, center, is seen with his attorneys Mike Rataj and  Gerald Evelyn. (credit: WWJ/Vickie Thomas, File)

Ferguson’s Kids Plead For Leniency In Court Filing

The attorney for Detroit businessman Bobby Ferguson is asking a federal judge for no more than ten years in prison on his city corruption convictions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/08/2013

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Wayne County IT Director Sentenced For Bribery And Extortion

A former top Wayne County official has been sentenced to 41 months in prison for obstructing an FBI bribery and extortion probe.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/06/2013

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Ex-Pontiac Councilman Sentenced In Bribery Case

A former Pontiac city councilman who pleaded guilty to accepting bribes has been sentenced to two years and two months in prison.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/29/2013

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Charges Filed In Phony Detroit Union Scheme

Federal authorities say a Teamsters official took cash while conspiring to make it appear that workers at a fruit-and-vegetable wholesaler belonged to the union.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2013

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Ex-River Rouge Schools Exec Gets 5-Year Sentence

A former River Rouge school official has been sentenced to five years in prison for a bribery and mail fraud scheme that cost the district $160,000.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2013

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Second Ex-Highland Park Cop Pleads In Drug Trafficking Scheme

A former Highland Park police officer has pleaded guilty to extortion and protecting a shipment of cocaine.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/03/2013

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Cop Pleads Guilty In Extortion Conspiracy To Protect Cocaine Shipment

One of four Highland Park police officers charged in an armed drug trafficking conspiracy has issued a plea in the case.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/22/2013

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Ex-Wayne County Employee Found Guilty In US Bribery Case

A U.S. District Court jury found former Wayne County technology manager Zayd Allebban guilty of two counts of obstructing justice.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2013

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Feds Indict Ex-Detroit Public Library Contractor

Federal authorities have accused a former contractor with the Detroit Public Library of bribery in an effort to win a $1.5 million contract.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/01/2013

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