Detroit violence

Police on the scene following a shooting early Monday morning near City Airport. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ)

Violent Weekend: 1 Dead, 6 Hurt In Separate Shootings In Detroit

A picnic, a block party and a recreation center were each the scene of a shooting over the weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2015

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$2,500 Reward Offered After Deadly Weekend Of ‘Urban Terrorism’ In Detroit

Officials are hoping a $2,500 reward will be enough to make someone speak up about multiple shootings in Detroit last weekend that left two dead and 13 people injured.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2015

Detroit Police Chief James Craig is seen at news conference ahead of the city's annual fireworks show. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Police Chief: 2 Dozen Shootings Over The Weekend In Detroit, 2 Of Them In Greektown

“I’m disappointed; I mean, certainly we haven’t seen that in the recent past.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2015

Gangs Of Detroit: Examining Youth Violence

Unlike the hierarchical gangs of Chicago, or the institutionalized gangs of Los Angeles, Detroit gangs form around smaller neighborhood cliques.

CBS Detroit–10/31/2013