Detroit crime

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Detroit Had Far Fewer Shootings Than Chicago This Weekend

“We get a lot of hate, too, but we get slightly less hate than Detroit,” said Mason Johnson, a Web content producer for CBS Chicago, who regularly delves into crime statistics.

CBS Detroit–05/18/2015

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3 Shot, Injured As Gunmen Fire Into Home On Detroit’s West Side

Police are searching for suspects in connection with three people injured when gunman fired into a home on Cathedral.

CBS Detroit–05/07/2015

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Noel Gallagher On Detroit Hospital Visit: ‘What Kind Of Country Am I In?’

“I think I’m going to die.” “OK, but you need to go through the metal detectors first.” What kind of (expletive) country am I in?”


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Police Seek Clues After Man Killed Outside Detroit Liquor Store

Anyone with information is asked to call Detroit police or CRIME STOPPERS at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.


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Report: Detroit Model In Effort To Clear Rape Kit Backlog

Chronic understaffing and police attitudes toward victims contributed to thousands of rape kits going untested for years in Detroit …

CBS Detroit–04/07/2015

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Homeowner, Robbers Fire Shots Leaving 1 Person Wounded During Suspected Home Invasion

Detroit police are trying to sort out details of a home invasion in which a woman exchanged gunshots with two suspected burglars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/30/2015

Stephen Berry and Stoni Blair vigil (Photo: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Supporters Pay Respects To 2 Detroit Children Found Dead In Freezer

Songs and prayers were delivered at a candlelight vigil outside the home where the bodies of Stoni Ann Blair and Stephen Gage Berry were found earlier this week.


Mitchelle Blair is arraigned via video March 26, 2015 on charges of child abuse. (Credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Court Filing: Teen Says Mom Forced Her To Put Dead Sibling In Freezer

Details of death and extreme abuse emerged as Mitchelle Blair appeared in court following the discovery of two bodies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/26/2015

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13 Murders In The City Last Week; Police Chief Considers Overall Violent Crime Stats

There’s a recent uptick in violent crime in the city of Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/19/2015

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Police Searching For Suspects After Man Robbed At Gunpoint At Gas Station

The victim told police he was inside his car when one of the two suspects approached him.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/16/2015