Police are stepping up patrols aimed at stopping drunk drivers during the week leading up to Halloween.
The Kent County Prosecutor’s Office has decided to charge a 14-year-old with open murder as an adult.
A 54-year-old mental patient has received a 40- to 80-year-prison sentence for fatally stabbing an Indianapolis man at a western Michigan motel.
A West Michigan man has pleaded guilty in the death of a 1-year-old boy who died after drinking a cup of juice containing crushed morphine and allergy pills.
A 25-year-old West Michigan woman who was convicted in the road rage shooting death of a Grand Rapids man says she didn’t intend to hurt anyone.
A 59-year-old former Michigan teacher who authorities say had a sexual relationship with a then-16-year-old student in 2010 is expected to keep getting his pension from the state.
A 59-year-old former Michigan teacher who authorities say had a sexual relationship with a then-16-year-old student in 2010 has been sentenced to nine months behind bars.
An inmate at a Grand Rapids jail is suing for the right to be served kosher meals, saying he’s lost 30 pounds while eating only greens, bread and cereal.
A 25-year-old woman has been found guilty in the road rage shooting death of a Grand Rapids man.
One year after launching a pilot microloan program benefiting Kent County businesses, Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women has joined the ranks of only six other Michigan non-profits, as a Small Business Administration intermediary microlender.