Charges could be announced early next year…
Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick wants his corruption conviction overturned.
A former suburban Detroit police chief has been sentenced to serve at least five years in prison for his role in a corruption case.
The deal wraps up a corruption case that also brought the convictions of the city’s police chief and his wife.
Prosecutors say the chief and detectives used drug forfeiture money to pay for prostitutes, alcohol, marijuana and a tanning salon.
A federal judge has ordered the government to turn over mug shots of criminal defendants to the Detroit Free Press.
Federal prosecutors want former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick to pay about $4.5 million for widespread corruption under his watch.
The 72-year-old returns to court on Thursday, a week after Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced to 28 years in prison.
Kwame Kilpatrick returns to court to face what is likely to be one of the longer sentences in recent cases of public corruption.
A former top Wayne County official has been sentenced to 41 months in prison for obstructing an FBI bribery and extortion probe.