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Detroit Police Department

Detroit Police Chief James Craig (Credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Detroit Police Chief Excited About Monday Night Football

Detroit Police Chief James Craig says the “world champion” Police Department “will be there providing the kind of service that we provide.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2013

Wayne County Adds Deputies To Aid Sheriff’s Office

As overtime has been a chronic problem in the Wayne County jails this year, a new class of deputies will join the force.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/08/2013

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Cops Buy Own Uniforms, Bullets, In Cash-Strapped Detroit

Detroit police on the beat in an insolvent city have resorted to buying their own gear.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2013

Patrick Hill. (Detroit Police Department)

Funeral Arrangements Set For Fallen Detroit Police Officer

Detroit Police Officer Patrick Hill passed away just over a week ago after being hospitalized since early April.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/27/2013

Detroit Police Officer Dies From Injuries Sustained During Shootout

Detroit Police Officer Patrick Hill had been hospitalized since April 2nd, after he was wounded during the shootout with a murder suspect.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/20/2013

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Detroit Police Chief Sees Lower Crime Rate, Praises Officer Morale, New Cars

Detroit’s Police Chief said that the latest FBI crime report shows there has been a downward trend in violent crime.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/23/2013

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New Asst. Police Chief: Detroit Will Be One Of The Safest Cities

Announced Friday as Detroit’s new assistant police chief, DPD veteran Eric Jones made a lofty pledge.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/20/2013

Detroit Police James Craig speaks to officers. (credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ, File)

Police Chief Acknowledges Detroit’s Ranking As 2nd Most Violent City

Detroit Police Chief James Craig says putting officers back on 8-hour days will help.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2013

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Detroit Police To Return To 8-Hour Shifts

The change will go into effect October 14.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2013

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

Detroit Police Chief: 911 Dispatcher Who Acted Too Slow To Face Criminal Charges

Detroit’s Police Chief is cracking down on his own staff in an effort to improve police response times.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2013