Detroit Fireworks

More than 100 minors were detained at the Southwestern District Police Precinct for violating a special curfew during the annual Detroit Fireworks. (Credit:  Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

More Than 100 Minors Detained For Breaking ‘Controversial’ Curfew During Detroit Fireworks

Busloads of minors arrived at police precinct, where they were held overnight until their parents arrived to take them home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2014

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ACLU: Youth Curfew During Detroit Fireworks Is Unconstitutional, Unfair

. “…We want the police to take care of crime, but you can’t do so by relying on harmful stereotypes about young people in the city Detroit.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2014

An aerial view of downtown is seen on January 25, 2006 in downtown Detroit, Michigan. Detroit will host Super Bowl 40 (XL) on February 5. (Photo by Fabrizio Costantini/Getty Images)

Police Investigate Threats Of Violence Planned During Fireworks

There have been some online rumblings about planned shootings and gang members engaging in the so-called “knockout game” at the Ford Fireworks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2014

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Catch The Detroit Fireworks With Isiah Thomas At A Special Fundraising Event

The 9th annual “Catch The Fireworks With Cass” fundraiser will be held at Coach Insignia atop the Detroit Renaissance Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2014

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Guide To 2014 Detroit Fireworks

Hundreds of thousands of spectators will line the shores of the Detroit River to enjoy the 56th annual Ford Fireworks on Monday, June 23.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/19/2014

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Best 2014 New Year’s Eve Parties In Detroit

It’s been a tough year for Detroit, but we’re ready to ring in the new year with some fantastic Motown parties.

12/19/2013

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Guide To 2013 Detroit Fireworks

Hundreds of thousands of spectators will line the shores of the Detroit River to enjoy the 55th annual Ford Fireworks presented by Target on Monday, June 24.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2013

Security Increased For Detroit’s Fireworks Display

Security is being upgraded for an annual fireworks display in downtown Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2013

Belle Isle Shows Off Improvements In Time For Detroit Fireworks

The Belle Isle Grand Prix took eight weeks to build and just two weeks to tear down. But organizers didn’t just clean up the island, they improved it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2012

Detroit Mayor: Fireworks Will Be ‘Safe’ Event

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing is inviting area residents downtown Monday night for a “safe” holiday celebration — just one week after the police chief warned of rumored plans for gang violence.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2012

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