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Detroit Police Chief James Craig is seen at news conference ahead of the city's annual fireworks show. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Police Chief: 2 Dozen Shootings Over The Weekend In Detroit, 2 Of Them In Greektown

“I’m disappointed; I mean, certainly we haven’t seen that in the recent past.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2015

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Attorney On City Curfew: This Is House-Arrest For Tens Of Thousands Of Detroiters

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.

CBS Detroit–06/09/2015

Detroit Police Chief James Craig and Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy. (photo: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Authorities In Detroit Announce Initiative To Cut Gun Crime

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.

CBS Detroit–06/01/2015

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Police: Suspects In Custody In Connection With Deadly Carjacking

The man, who was driving a Ford Mustang, was killed as he tried to run away from the suspects.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/26/2015

Detroit Police Chief James Craig talks with reporters. credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ

Detroit Mayor Announces 2-Year Contract Extension For Police Chief James Craig

Detroit’s top cop has no plans to leave town anytime soon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2015

Detroit Police Chief James Craig talks with reporters. credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ

State Sen. Virgil Smith Arrested For Assault After 10 Shots Fired At Ex-Wife’s Car

“There was no special treatment given,” said Detroit Police Chief James Craig.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2015

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13 Murders In The City Last Week; Police Chief Considers Overall Violent Crime Stats

There’s a recent uptick in violent crime in the city of Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/19/2015

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Detroit Police Investigating Fatal Shooting At Chalmers Community Hall

Investigators don’t know what sparked the shooting, but officers have found suspects who they believe were involved.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/02/2015

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

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Suicide Suspected As Detroit Cop Reportedly Under Investigation Found Dead In Sterling Heights

A Detroit police officer reportedly under investigation has been found dead in Sterling Heights.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/22/2015

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