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Detroit Police Chief James Craig and Deputy Chief Dave LeValley speak to reporters about the arrest. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

FBI Investigating Death Threats Made Against Detroit Police Chief

There have been death threats made against Detroit Police Chief James Craig.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/22/2014

C) Jayvon Felton, 9, and mom Amanda Clinkscales. (WWJ/Mike Campbell)

Top Cop For The Day Is 9-Year-Old Jayvon Felton

Jayvon Felton is diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia and is a “fan” of the DPD, according to Police Chief Craig.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2014

George Cushingberry. File Photo (WWJ/Vickie Thomas)

Detroit Police Chief: Councilman Cushingberry Got Special Treatment

A sergeant is facing disciplinary action.

01/24/2014

Councilman George Cushingberry (L) was clearly distracted during Friday's City Council meeting, looking at his phone instead of taking part in discussions, after news broke of his recent run in with police. Cushingberry was cited for not using a turn signal after being stopped by police while leaving a strip club, despite officers finding an open bottle of alcohol and marijuana in his vehicle. (Credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Craig Orders Probe After Councilman Let Off Despite Alleged Open Intox, Pot In Car

Another scandal involving Detroit’s police department and city council is in the making.

01/10/2014

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

Detroit Police Chief Touts Ambitious “2014 Plan Of Action”

He’ll cut crime by 10 percent, and reduce response times to 5 minutes this year, Chief James Craig says.

01/09/2014

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

Detroit Police Chief Criticizes Quadruple Murder Probe

James Craig is criticizing the initial investigation into the year-old unsolved slayings of four people at an east side Detroit home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2013

Suspects are herded onto a Detroit police bus. (credit: WWJ)

32 Arrested In Biggest Detroit Crime Sweep In 20 Years; Neighbors Clap And Cheer

“About damn time!” one man yelled.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/15/2013

(credit: Detroit Police Department)

Detroit Cop Charged With Operating Chop Shop

Northeastern District officer Devon Payton was allegedly found working at a shop where vehicles were stripped.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/13/2013

(credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Orr On Hot Seat In Bankruptcy Trial, Craig Talks Cop Morale

Unions and pension funds are asking Rhodes to throw out Detroit’s Chapter 9 filing or at least protect the pensions of city retirees.

CBS Detroit–11/04/2013

Kevyn Orr. (Credit: George Fox/CBS Detroit)

Orr Testifies Bankruptcy Not Condition Of Job; Chief Craig Says Police Dept. Deplorable

Detroit’s Emergency Manager and police chief both testified Friday about the city’s high crime, blight and the deplorable conditions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2013

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