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‘Operation Smack Down': 155 Arrested In Crackdown On Heroin Trafficking In Macomb County And Detroit

“Users started to use the SMART Bus system as a way to avoid detection, using the Gratiot and Van Dyke corridors to get to Detroit to purchase their drugs.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2015

Attorney Michael Harrison, left, with accused Detroit Police Lt. David Hansberry. (credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

Detroit Police Department Lieutenant, Officer Charged With Robbing Drug Dealers, Stealing Drugs Seized In Searches

The duo allegedly carried out bogus traffic stops and then stole drugs, money and personal property from their victims.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/09/2015

Leo Sharp (Booking photo)

90-Year-Old Drug Mule Returns To Detroit Court For Sentence

A 90-year-old Indiana man who hauled cocaine to Michigan for drug dealers is spending his birthday in a Detroit courtroom.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/07/2014

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Ferndale Doctor Pleads Guilty To Drug Trafficking

A local doctor accused of writing illegal prescriptions for narcotic pain killers could spend up to 20 years behind bars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/26/2014

Leo Sharp (Booking photo)

Elderly Drug Mule Pleads Guilty In Detroit

Leo Sharp was 87 years old when he was busted on I-94 with 200 pounds of cocaine.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/08/2013

3 Busted In Pharmacy Robbery Spree

A trio is behind bars after allegedly robbing at least 30 pharmacies over the past six months.

09/04/2013

Second Ex-Highland Park Cop Pleads In Drug Trafficking Scheme

A former Highland Park police officer has pleaded guilty to extortion and protecting a shipment of cocaine.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/03/2013

Highland Park Cop Pleads Guilty In Drug Trafficking Scheme

Craig Clayton is one of four officers in Highland Park charged earlier this year with accepting bribes and conspiring to distribute cocaine.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/25/2013

Cop Pleads Guilty In Extortion Conspiracy To Protect Cocaine Shipment

One of four Highland Park police officers charged in an armed drug trafficking conspiracy has issued a plea in the case.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/22/2013

4 Highland Park Cops Charged With Accepting Bribes, Drug Offenses

Four Highland Park police officers are facing multiple felony charges after allegedly accepting bribes and taking part in an armed drug trafficking conspiracy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/25/2013

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