Detroit Police Department

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Detroit Police, Emergency Radio System Breaks Down

In what was described as a crisis in the city, Detroit police, fire and EMS struggled, Friday morning, without the use of internal radio communications.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2013

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It’s Official: James Craig Named Detroit Police Chief

Detroit has chosen a new police chief.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/14/2013

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Are Remains Found Linked To Earlier Arrest In Dismemberment Case?

Police in Detroit are investigating human remains found a few blocks from a Detroit apartment building where a woman’s remains were discovered last week in a bathtub.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/10/2013

Detroit Close To Decision On New Police Chief

The Detroit Police Department could have a new top cop by the end of the week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2013

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Interviews For Detroit Police Chief Position To Begin This Week

The Detroit Board of Police Commissioners on Tuesday got the green light to officially begin the search for a new Detroit Police Chief

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2013

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Detroit Police Shuffle Means More Cops On The Streets

The DPD will shift around personnel so eight of every 10 officers are either patrolling the streets or investigating crimes — eliminating the Tactical Mobile Unit and Gang Squad.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/23/2013

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Bing: ‘Next Mayor’ Will Choose Detroit Police Chief

The selection of Detroit’s next police chief, and the mayor’s political future, both appear to be in limbo.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/23/2013

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Change Of Heart: Police Union Says Detroit Is Actually Safe For Visitors

Just 3 months after members of the Detroit Police Officer Association warned that the “war-like” city was too dangerous and to enter at your own risk, the union’s president is saying people shouldn’t be afraid to go downtown for the Auto Show.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/19/2013

Inoperable metal detector at Detroit's 6th precinct. (credit: WWJ/Mike Campbell)

Metal Detector Busted At Precinct Where Cops Were Shot

A Detroit Police Department precinct where a gunman walked in and shot four cops is once again without a metal detector at the front door.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2012

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Detroit Firefighters Receive Generous Toilet Paper Donation

The plight of Detroit fire crew reporting a lack of essentials, including toilet tissue, have received a two truck-loads totally $20,000 in supplies from two area businessmen.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/30/2012