Another scandal involving Detroit’s police department and city council is in the making.
He’ll cut crime by 10 percent, and reduce response times to 5 minutes this year, Chief James Craig says.
James Craig is criticizing the initial investigation into the year-old unsolved slayings of four people at an east side Detroit home.
“About damn time!” one man yelled.
Northeastern District officer Devon Payton was allegedly found working at a shop where vehicles were stripped.
Unions and pension funds are asking Rhodes to throw out Detroit’s Chapter 9 filing or at least protect the pensions of city retirees.
Detroit’s Emergency Manager and police chief both testified Friday about the city’s high crime, blight and the deplorable conditions.
Officials say Detroit’s police chief isn’t certified as an officer in Michigan.
“Wow, the chief of police is running from crime in Detroit? Aren’t these the people that run to crime?”
Detroit Police Chief James Craig wants residents to take back their neighborhoods with a new program being unveiled this weekend.