“I’m disappointed; I mean, certainly we haven’t seen that in the recent past.”
Detroit Police Chief James Craig is defending his department’s request to extend a citywide curfew for kids ahead of the upcoming River Days festival and fireworks downtown.
Felons who are caught with guns and have three prior violent convictions face at least 15 years in prison. The mandatory minimum sentence for a second offense by a felon using a gun during a violent crime is 25 years.
The man, who was driving a Ford Mustang, was killed as he tried to run away from the suspects.
Detroit’s top cop has no plans to leave town anytime soon.
“There was no special treatment given,” said Detroit Police Chief James Craig.
There’s a recent uptick in violent crime in the city of Detroit.
Investigators don’t know what sparked the shooting, but officers have found suspects who they believe were involved.
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.
A Detroit police officer reportedly under investigation has been found dead in Sterling Heights.