Detroit crime

File photo: 2011 Cadillac Escalade ESV. X11CA_EV001 (06/09/2010)

Man Recovering After Being Shot During Attempted Carjacking At Detroit Gas Station

A witness tells WWJ two suspects in a car were hanging out at the Shell gas station at Harper and Cadieux for a long time before trying to rob a man of his Cadillac Escalade.

CBS Detroit–07/20/2015

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Police: 4 Shot In Detroit Including 1-Year-Old Hit By Bullet

A one year old boy is listed among the injured after a spray of gunfire erupted in the city’s west side.

CBS Detroit–07/15/2015

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Man, 20, Fatally Shot During Ypsilanti Block Party

A 20-year-old man has been shot to death at an Ypsilanti block party attended by more than 100 people.

CBS Detroit–07/12/2015

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Police: Argument Leads To Exchange Of Gunfire Injuring 3 People

Three people were injured in a triple shooting on the city’s west side.


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Detroit Has Fewest Cops Patrolling Streets In Nearly 100 Years

The Detroit Police Department is suffering from its worst manpower shortage in nearly a century.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/09/2015

Injury to man shot with paint gun. (Family photo)

Man Shot By Paint Gun; Not The First ‘Paint Gun Drive-By Shooting’ According To Police

“It was really painful and for the first few moments, I thought I had bee shot by a real gun,” said the victim.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2015

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Shootings At Separate Block Party Ends With 5 Shot, 4 Teens Among Injured

The incident follows a shooting last week that left a 19-year-old gunman dead and 11 other people wounded at a block party.

CBS Detroit–06/29/2015

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Police: Woman, 2-Year-Old Shot After Argument Over Dogs

Police say a woman and her 2-year-old were shot on Detroit’s east side following an argument over neighborhood dogs.

CBS Detroit–06/22/2015

Suspect - James Meeks. (Police Booking Photo)

Suspect Arrested In Connection With Carjackings, Robbery In Detroit

James Meeks was arraigned Wednesday in connection with an armed robbery and two incidents of carjacking.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2015

Detroit Police Chief James Craig. FILE (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Officer Shot In Foot, Teen In Chin In Detroit Neighborhood

Police Chief James Craig says the officer returned fire and while doing so may have shot himself in the foot.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2015