James Craig

Police Chief James Craig: Detroit Cops Deserve Better PayThe chief wants to put an end to other cities "raiding" his department to staff their own ranks.
Detroit Police Chief Offended By 'Pigs In A Blanket — Fry 'Em Like Bacon!' Chant...If you attack one of our officers, we will respond in a very certain way," Chief James Craig said.
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."
Attorney On City Curfew: This Is House-Arrest For Tens Of Thousands Of DetroitersDetroit 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.
Authorities In Detroit Announce Initiative To Cut Gun CrimeFelons 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.
Police: Suspects In Custody In Connection With Deadly CarjackingThe man, who was driving a Ford Mustang, was killed as he tried to run away from the suspects.
Detroit Mayor Announces 2-Year Contract Extension For Police Chief James CraigDetroit's top cop has no plans to leave town anytime soon.
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.
13 Murders In The City Last Week; Police Chief Considers Overall Violent Crime StatsThere's a recent uptick in violent crime in the city of Detroit.
Detroit Police Investigating Fatal Shooting At Chalmers Community HallInvestigators don't know what sparked the shooting, but officers have found suspects who they believe were involved.
Detroit Police Chief Craig Working To 'Bridge Gap' Between Officers And City's YouthDetroit 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.
Suicide Suspected As Detroit Cop Reportedly Under Investigation Found Dead In Sterling HeightsA Detroit police officer reportedly under investigation has been found dead in Sterling Heights.