The mother and daughter team set up a sham company and ran orders through it for books and supplies that the Detroit schools never received.
Forty-seven-year-old Timothy Cromer faces up to 15 years in prison when he’s sentenced.
Tax fraud turned out to be a family affair for a Detroit mother and her son.
The father and daughter duo flew into Detroit Metro Airport from Amman, Jordan.
A former Detroit Public Schools accountant and her daughter, a DPS teacher, have been convicted of fraud and money laundering.
The founder of a Detroit-area pizza chain is promising a vigorous defense to federal charges of conspiracy and tax crimes.
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 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.
Federal authorities say an executive overseeing $200 million in real estate investments by Detroit’s municipal pension has pleaded guilty to conspiring to bribe the city treasurer to get business.