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Pastor: Detroit Police Enforcing Ordinance Which Prohibits Feeding Homeless

“It became an issue for me because they need to be fed,” said Rev. Adams.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/23/2014

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Metro Detroit Officers ‘Keep Their Guard Up’ After New York Cop Killings

“As I’ve said, I don’t know of any police officers who wake up in the morning and look to get involved in deadly force incident,” he said.


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Detroit Man Accused Of Unleashing Bulldog On Police Officer To Evade Arrest

Authorities say he unleashed his 100 pound bulldog on a police officer while trying to get away, causing injury to the officer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2014

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Report: Dozens Of Suspected Killers, Rapists Released In Detroit Due To Warrant Backlog

Among the unsigned warrants at the Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office are 21 for murder, including one going back to 2010.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2014

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Detroit Man Charged With Making False Bomb Threat Against Police Precinct

A 47-year-old man is facing charges for allegedly making a fake bomb threat on a Detroit police precinct.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2014

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Detroit Police Precinct Target Of Apparent Bomb Threat

The scene unfolded near Woodward Avenue and 7 Mile Road, at the 12th precinct.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/10/2014

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Four Detroit Police Officers Suspended For Alleged Evidence Tampering

Officers allegedly failed to properly log drugs into evidence and mishandled expensive items confiscated from drug dealers, including big-screen TV’s and a gaming system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2014

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Mayor Mike Duggan Says Detroit Can Succeed Under Bankruptcy Plan

On the stand Monday, Duggan testified about what he’s accomplished, but admitted Detroit cops are still underpaid.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/06/2014

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Man Kills Woman With Shot To Head, Wounds 5 Others

Police say a 38-year-old man got in an argument with a woman at a hall, then pulled a gun and fatally shot her in the head before opening fire on a crowd of people.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/05/2014

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Detroit Reaches Contract Deal With Police Union; Officers To Get 8% Raise Up Front

The deal also gives $6 million in bonuses to all unionized public safety workers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/02/2014