Flint police and Michigan State Police troopers that patrol the city plan to arrest people for marijuana possession despite a vote on a city ballot proposal to decriminalize marijuana in some cases.
Police officers in Flint are working 12-hour shifts as part of a plan to improve public safety.
Because the county jail is so full, law-breakers in Flint are getting off with an appearance ticket instead of a more severe potential punishment.
Michigan State Police say an off-duty trooper has died after apparently having a medical emergency while driving on I-75 near Flint.
The Flint Journal says that no arrests have been made in the shooting that took place Friday night.