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Police Make 20 Arrests, Seize 16 Pounds Of Pot, Issue 242 Citations In East Side Gas Station Raids

Gas stations were checked and inspected for blight, loitering, narcotic activity and related violations, while warrant sweeps were conducted in surrounding communities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2015

Detroit Police Chief James Craig talks with reporters. credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ

Detroit Mayor Announces 2-Year Contract Extension For Police Chief James Craig

Detroit’s top cop has no plans to leave town anytime soon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2015

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4 Detroit Officers, Teen Suspect Hurt By Drunk Truck Driver

The driver of a truck rear-ended the police car overnight and the debris from the crash injured all four officers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/17/2015

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Answers Needed On The Use Of Deadly Force By Task Force, DPD Says Police Commissioner

“What is DPD’s policy on deadly force?” asked Detroit Police Commissioner Willie Burton.

CBS Detroit–05/14/2015

Community members line up to ask questions in the shooting death of Terrance Kellom shot by an ICE agent in Detroit. (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

Residents Gather To Question Why Suspect Was Killed During Apprehension By ICE Agent

Residents stood in a line inside a Detroit church to asks questions of Detroit’s police chief over the shooting death of 20-year-old Terrance Kellom by an ICE agent.

CBS Detroit–04/29/2015

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Student Injured In School Bus Accident On City’s West Side

Detroit police say one student was injured in a school bus accident on the city’s west side Monday morning.

CBS Detroit–04/27/2015

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Detroit Man Armed With Knife Shot By Police Making Welfare Check

Police said the 61-year-old man ran toward a firefighter, armed with a knife.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2015

Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy during press conference. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Prosecutor: No Charges Against Officers In Connection With Alleged Beating Of Carjacking Suspect

No charges will be filed against officers in the alleged beating of a carjacking suspect Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy announced Monday.

CBS Detroit–04/20/2015

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Investigation Into Alleged Falsified Overtime In Detroit Police Department

They’re looking into whether officers lied about having been served with subpoenas to appear in court just so they could log the overtime.

CBS Detroit–04/20/2015

Detroit Police Officer Joseph Weekley is seen seated with his attorney, Steve Fishman. (credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting, File)

Detroit Cop Who Accidentally Killed Girl Is Back On The Job

A Detroit police officer who accidentally killed a 7-year-old girl during a search for a murder suspect nearly five years ago has been restored to active duty.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2015