It was not immediately clear whether the suspect who actually made the threat is among those arrested.
Police Chief Craig says he believes the threat was made by a gang member and drug dealer.
There have been death threats made against Detroit Police Chief James Craig.
Jayvon Felton is diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia and is a “fan” of the DPD, according to Police Chief Craig.
A sergeant is facing disciplinary action.
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.