Felons who are caught with guns and have three prior violent convictions face at least 15 years in prison. The mandatory minimum sentence for a second offense by a felon using a gun during a violent crime is 25 years.
The man, who was driving a Ford Mustang, was killed as he tried to run away from the suspects.
Some believe the ordinance creates safer neighborhoods, but others say it unfairly punishes landlords for their tenants’ behavior.
Lt. Joseph Jakubus of the Riverview Police Department says residents “like to know that we are doing our job and care so much.”
Recent DNA testing positively identified a current inmate as the man who raped a woman in her home back in 1991, but officials say too much time has passed in the case to bring charges against him.
Members of the new Citizens’ Radio Patrol will receive radios, reflective decals for vehicles and assignment areas this week at City Hall.
Although the sign outside the office offers access to an ATM – thieves decided to make a withdrawal that shut down the business.
The system, called “Okay-to-Say,” allows kids to anonymously report information about weapons, bullying and other problems.
The overall sentiment was that “enough is enough” when it comes to crime in the city and that too many innocent bystanders are the victims of such crimes.
The East Lansing Police Department is seeking the public’s help in locating Mikael Alexandre Frutin, who has a warrant issued for six felony counts of criminal sexual conduct.