An investigation into a traffic stop involving Detroit City Council President Pro Tem George Cushingberry concludes there’s insufficient evidence that he abused his authority to receive favoritism from officers.
George Cushingberry, who was found with marijuana and alcohol in his car during a traffic stop, has accepted a plea. paying a $95 fine.
A traffic ticket issued to George Cushingberry Jr., who was pulled over with open intoxicants and marijuana inside his vehicle, has been dismissed because of an apparent paperwork mix-up.
A sergeant is facing disciplinary action.
Another scandal involving Detroit’s police department and city council is in the making.