The judge said chose probation because the men have no additional criminal record and the point-shaving scandal happened a decade ago.
Authorities say cash bribes were used to get fraudulent police reports on credit card transactions to help improve credit scores for clients of a consulting company.
Forty-seven-year-old Timothy Cromer faces up to 15 years in prison when he’s sentenced.
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.
A former top Wayne County official has been sentenced to 41 months in prison for obstructing an FBI bribery and extortion probe.
A former Pontiac city councilman who pleaded guilty to accepting bribes has been sentenced to two years and two months in prison.
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.
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.
A former Highland Park police officer has pleaded guilty to extortion and protecting a shipment of cocaine.
One of four Highland Park police officers charged in an armed drug trafficking conspiracy has issued a plea in the case.