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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

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Suicide Suspected As Detroit Cop Reportedly Under Investigation Found Dead In Sterling Heights

A Detroit police officer reportedly under investigation has been found dead in Sterling Heights.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/22/2015

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Police Officers Caught On Video Hitting, Kicking, Handcuffed Suspect In Detroit

The Wayne County Prosecutor has called for an independent investigation after a profanity-laden police beating was caught on camera.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2015

A police body camera. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Detroit Police Plan To Use Body Cameras For 2nd Test Run

No bigger than a lipstick tube, the cameras are meant to record an officer’s-eye view at all times.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/07/2015

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