Crime Statistics

Study: Murder Top Cause Of Death For Young Black Men

A new study reports that if you add up all the deaths due to suicide, accidents, and disease — homicide is still number one.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/12/2013


Hearses To Lead Anti-Violence Motorcade In Detroit

Anti-violence campaigners say a motorcade led by 20 hearses will wind through parts of Detroit as part of an effort calling for an end to killings in the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/22/2012

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Homicides Up, Serious Crimes Down In Detroit

Homicides in Detroit rose 12 percent last year compared to 2010 but serious crimes were down overall.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2012

FBI Releases Crime Statistics For Michigan

The FBI released crime statistics for the state of Michigan on Monday noting the safest and most dangerous cities in our state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2011

Police Chief Ralph Godbee

Detroit Police Department Releases Latest Crime Figures

Police Chief Ralph Godbee held a community meeting on Tuesday night at to reveal the year’s first quarter crime statistics.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/27/2011

Photo by WWJ's Stephanie Davis

Crime In Detroit Down in 2010

Doing more with less appears to be working for Detroit’s Police Department as Newsradio 950’s Stephanie Davie reports officials say crime was down in 2010 despite having fewer officers on the street. Police Chief Ralph […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/08/2011