James Craig

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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

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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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Four Detroit Police Officers Suspended For Alleged Evidence Tampering

Officers allegedly failed to properly log drugs into evidence and mishandled expensive items confiscated from drug dealers, including big-screen TV’s and a gaming system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2014

Detroit Police Chief James Craig. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

‘Okay To Say’ Allows Children To Report Illegal Activity Without Fear

The system, called “Okay-to-Say,” allows kids to anonymously report information about weapons, bullying and other problems.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/27/2014

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Detroit Police Chief Upset Over Release Of Suspect Charged With Attempted Murder

“There’s a dangerous man now walking the streets, when he should never have been let out in the first place.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/06/2014

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City Of Detroit Looks To Remove Federal Monitoring Of Police Department

Between 1995 and 2000, police killed nearly 50 people, including six people who were unarmed and shot in the back.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/25/2014

Detroit Police Chief James Craig talks to reporters.  (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Police Chief James Craig ‘Angry’ About Implications Detroit Could Be ‘The Next Ferguson’

“I find that appalling and certainly not reflective of the Detroit today,” Chief James Craig said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/18/2014

Hundreds gathered in Hart Plaza in memory of a teen killed in Missouri. (WWJ/Sandra McNeill)

“This Is Not A Fresh Wound,” Says Protester During Rally Against Police Brutality

About 400 people gathered at Hart Plaza for a protest Thursday evening against the shooting of an unarmed teenager in Missouri.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2014