(credit: istock)

University Of Michigan Launches New Alcohol, Drug Policy: ‘We’re Telling Mom And Dad’

The university’s Public Safety Department also will partner more closely with the Ann Arbor Police Department to address violations in off-campus neighborhoods.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/27/2015

(credit: istock)

Violence-Inducing New Designer Drug ‘Flakka’ Makes Way To Michigan

It can cause psychotic breakdowns, hallucinations and extreme violence, doctors say.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/14/2015

(credit: istock)

Police Make 20 Arrests, Seize 16 Pounds Of Pot, Issue 242 Citations In East Side Gas Station Raids

Gas stations were checked and inspected for blight, loitering, narcotic activity and related violations, while warrant sweeps were conducted in surrounding communities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2015

Rickey Lynn Bernard (photo: Monroe County Sheriff's Office)

Suspected Drug Dealer Nicknamed ‘Hillbilly’ Arrested In Connection With Overdose Deaths

Police allege that 53-year-old Rickey Bernard — who goes by the nickname “Hillbilly” — sold the narcotics to the victims while working as a maintenance man at the Willows Motel in Bedford Township.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2015

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

credit: istock

‘Families Against Narcotics’ Looks To Give Hope To Those With Drug Addictions

Executive Director Andrew Fortunato says FAN was life-changing for him and knows it can have the same effect on others.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2015

Director of the Ferndale Housing Commission Deborah Wilson (Photo: Oakland County Sheriff)

Ferndale Housing Commission Director Arrested For Burglary, Stealing Percocet

Following an investigation involving several agencies, Deborah Wilson was caught with 21 Percocet tablets. Investigators say she stole the pills from residents at the Withington West Apartment complex.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/06/2014

Terry Nolan (Booking Photo)

Lawyer Gets License Suspended For 3 Years After Fourth Cocaine Conviction

A Michigan lawyer will lose his ability to practice law for three years due to a 2013 cocaine conviction, his fourth such offense.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2014

(credit: istock)

Lawmakers OK Bills To Target Drugged Driving

The Michigan Legislature has given final approval to bills designed to give police more tools to arrest drivers under the influence of drugs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/04/2014

(credit: istock)

Police Investigate Growing ‘Cloud 9’ Synthetic Drug Use In Plymouth-Canton Schools

Police said that there have been three incidents within the past day of students falling ill from the synthetic drug that can cause hallucinations, delusions and suicidal thoughts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/12/2014