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Victims of gun violence.

Crime Stoppers: Error In Judgement Led To Misleading Public About Missing Woman

“For years and years – we have made sure we gave accurate information.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2015

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Trial Date Set For Carjacking Suspect Kicked By Officers

A 51-year-old Detroit man seen in a video being punched and kicked by police during his arrest has been ordered to stand trial June 8 on carjacking, robbery and other charges.

CBS Detroit–03/10/2015

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Detroit Lions Fans File Lawsuit, Say Police Unlawfully Target Ticket Resellers

One couple never sold their tickets, but were ticketed because “police unreasonably suspected that they may sell them.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2015

Elementary school kids gather to learn about gun safety. (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

Reality Check: Elementary School Kids Learning Gun Safety

“A lot of kids are seeing guns in the homes every day,” said the principal.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2015

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Carjacking Suspect Sues Police Over Beating Caught On Video

A man charged with carjacking is seeking more than $1 million in a lawsuit against officers seen on video beating him.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/25/2015

Detroit Police Chief James Craig. FILE (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Detroit Police Chief Craig Working To ‘Bridge Gap’ Between Officers And City’s Youth

Detroit Police Chief James Craig spoke with kids to find out how they feel about the police, while trying to encourage the youth to befriend them.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2015

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Lawsuit Alleges Detroit Officers Conducted Illegal Marijuana Raid

The couple claims six plain-clothes officers, who were wearing masks and armed with rifles, kicked in their front door, stormed into their home without a search warrant and handcuffed them.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/13/2015

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Charges Possible In Police Beating Of Detroit Carjacking Suspect

State police are recommending charges in the beating of a Detroit carjacking suspect whose arrest was recorded on video by a woman inside her home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2015

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Detroit Considers Use Of Private Cameras To Help Fight Crime

Police in Detroit are considering a plan to tap into feeds from exterior surveillance cameras at gas stations, stores and other businesses to help officers respond more quickly to crime.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/11/2015

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Slew Of Charges Filed Against Man Beaten By Detroit-Area Police

Police officers were caught on video beating the man, who is now facing carjacking, armed robbery and many other charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2015