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Taser Axon Flex Body-Worn Camera (Photo courtesy of the Detroit Police Department)

Detroit Police Officers To Be Outfitted With Body Cameras Over Next 3 Years

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

CBS Detroit–08/18/2015

Michael Brown Sr. (photo: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Father Of Michael Brown: ‘We Need To Get Back To Basics’ Of Interacting With Police

Brown’s son, 18-year-old son Michael Brown Jr., died after an encounter with a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri in August 2014 that sparked outrage and protests across the nation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2015

Macomb County SWAT FILE (credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

Feds To Be Banned From Supplying Local Police With Military-Style Weapons, Other Equipment

Some Michigan police agencies were recipients of that equipment, which included armored vehicles, high-caliber firearms, and camouflage uniforms.

CBS Detroit–05/18/2015

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

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 07: Reggie Bush #21 of the Detroit Lions looks to avoid the tackle by Danny Lansanah #51 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the third quarter at Ford Field on December 07, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Detroit Lions won the game 34-17. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Bush Talks About Protest, ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Shirt: ‘It’s Okay To Have A Voice’

Lions head coach Jim Caldwell said he had no problem with Bush’s decision to voice his opinion.

CBS Detroit–12/08/2014

ST. LOUIS, MO - NOVEMBER 30: Tavon Austin #11, Jared Cook #89, Chris Givens #13 of the St. Louis Rams pay homage to Mike Brown by holing their hands up during their pre-game introduction against the Oakland Raiders at the Edward Jones Dome on November 30, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri.  The Rams beat the Raiders 52-0.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Rams, Police Differ On Ferguson Protest Apology

A St. Louis Rams official and a county police chief differed Monday about whether the team had apologized for the actions of five players who raised their hands during pregame festivities in a show of solidarity with Ferguson protesters.

97.1 The Ticket–12/02/2014

Demonstrators protesting the shooting death of Michael Brown raise their arms with some chanting, ' Hands up, Don't Shoot', on August 17, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Violent outbreaks have taken place in Ferguson since the shooting death of Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer on August 9th. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Battle Creek Residents Join U.S. Ferguson Protests

Dozens of people have marched in silence between two Battle Creek churches during a national day of demonstrations in support of the Ferguson protesters.

CBS Detroit–12/01/2014

ST. LOUIS, MO - NOVEMBER 30: Tavon Austin #11, Jared Cook #89, Chris Givens #13 of the St. Louis Rams pay homage to Mike Brown by holing their hands up during their pre-game introduction against the Oakland Raiders at the Edward Jones Dome on November 30, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri.  The Rams beat the Raiders 52-0.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Rams Players Raise Hands To ‘Salute’ Ferguson; Officers Demand A ‘Very Public Apology’

Should these players and the Rams apologize?

97.1 The Ticket–12/01/2014

reggie bush

Bush Talks At Length On Grand Jury Decision In Ferguson: ‘There’s Just A Flaw In The System’

Bush posted and retweeted more than a dozen messages on Twitter regarding the grand jury’s decision not to charge police officer Darren Wilson.

CBS Detroit–11/25/2014

Families take part in a rally surrounding the events in Ferguson. (WWJ/Sandra McNeill)

Conyers Calls For Peaceful Ferguson Protests, Says There Could Still Be Indictment, Trial

“We are reaching a boiling point in this country.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/25/2014

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