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Feds Grant $1M To Detroit Crime Commission

The new Detroit Crime Commission is getting a $1 million federal grant to help fight crime on the city’s east side.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/02/2012

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Crime Forum Gets Underway At Wayne State

Wiping out the high rate of crime in Detroit – that’s the focus of “City Under Seige: A forum on Crime in Detroit” – kicking off at Wayne State University today.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/20/2012

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Senate Passes Bill Aimed At Habitual Offenders

The Michigan Senate has passed legislation requiring prison sentences of at least 25 years for people convicted of three or more serious violent crimes who commit one more.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/19/2012

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Wayne State University To Host Crime Forum

This week, WSU will be hosting a forum with a focus on crime solution, with some of the nation’s leading experts in law enforcement and criminology.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/16/2012

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Opinion: President Obama Finally Comments On Hometown’s Murders

After months of criticism and complaining President Obama finally reacts to the horrific crime rate and record-breaking murder rate in Chicago.

08/15/2012

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Detroit Gets $1.5M Grant To Fight Youth Violence

Detroit is getting some crime-fighting help from the federal government.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/09/2012

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Opinion: Obama Fails To Address Black America’s Disappointments With His Presidency

Many who supported Obama in 2008 did so because they believed that he would help black Americans. The criticism four years later is that having a black president in the White House hasn’t helped African Americans at all.

08/09/2012

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Opinion: Media Covers Up Violence Of Flash Mobs

Flash mobs were once innocent social experiments, but now are all too often racial attacks. Unfortunately, the media continues to paint a rosy picture and fails to report the violence and crime they cause.

08/02/2012

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Feds Say They Have ‘Staggering Amount Of Evidence’ Against Biker Gang Members

Federal prosecutors say they have a “staggering amount of evidence” to convict dozens of members of a Detroit-area motorcycle gang, who are accused of a violent criminal enterprise.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/21/2012

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Devil’s Disciples Motorcycle Gang Indicted

A Michigan-based motorcycle gang has been indicted on several crimes, including: murder, drug trafficking, extortion and illegal gambling.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/13/2012

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