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Detroit crime


Rash Of Car Break-Ins Force Detroit PD To Step Up Patrols

Detroit police plan to step up patrols of some downtown parking areas after more than a dozen vehicles were broken into during a Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk on Saturday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/13/2013

VIDEO: Would You Take A Murder Tour Of Detroit?

He was called the Black Widower and in 1994, Lowell Amos killed his wife at the Atheneum Hotel in Greektown and tried to blame it on a night of cocaine-fueled sex.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2013

Surveillance Video And Quick Police Response Help Nab 4 Suspects In Beating

They arrived and found a 64-year old man on the ground bleeding from his head and mouth.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/24/2013

(Photo: Detroit Police)

Detroit Police Ask For Help ID’ing Two Alleged Armed Robbers

“Both suspects then fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of U.S. currency and merchandise from the store. No one was injured,” police said in a press release.

CBS Detroit–09/19/2013

New Detroit Police Headquarters. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

ACLU Objects To ‘Stop And Frisk’ Training For Detroit Cops

“We don’t trust the consultants they’ve engaged,” an ACLU spokesman said.


James Craig addresses the media. File Photo. (credit: George Fox/CBSDetroit, File)

Larceny And Robbery Up In Detroit; ‘Virtual’ Stations To Be Eliminated

Former Chief Ralph Godbee instituted “virtual” police precincts to save dollars, but Craig said he’ll move back to actual stations staffed with real live officers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/12/2013

Parents of Westland teen, Jacob Kudla, stand with flyers seeking information on his murder. (WWJ/Kathryn Larson)

Family Of Murdered Westland Teen Search For Clues, Post Reward

No arrests have been made in connection to the murders.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/29/2013

Suspects: L) Marshall and    Peoples. (Booking Photos)

Charges Filed In The Anti-Violence Vigil Murder In Detroit

Murder charges have been filed against two men accused of shooting a man to death at an anti-violence vigil.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2013

Police Investigate Stabbing Death Of Woman Found In Apartment

Officials say the 40-year-old was discovered at the Robert’s Apartments on Grand River near the Lodge Freeway.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2013

Police Search For Man Involved In Detroit Shooting

Officials say the suspect approached a 51-year-old man at Somerset and Morang near I-94 — and said he was robbing him.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/09/2013




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