Oakland County prosecutors have dropped 16 drug cases after an investigation found that a deputy on the county’s narcotics enforcement team falsified a search warrant and lied under oath.
Misdemeanor criminal charges have been dropped against the Royal Oak man accused of injuring Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson and his driver in a car crash last year.
Prosecutors dropped all charges against a man accused of violating Michigan’s computer hacking law in 2010 by reading his then-wife’s email to confirm suspicions she was having an affair with a previous husband.
A prosecutor says charges won’t be brought after an 84-year-old man with Alzheimer’s disease died at a West Michigan veterans’ facility following an attack by another patient.
A judge has dismissed assault and battery charges against four high school football players who were accused of starting an on-field shoving match last October.