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Wayne County Kym Worthy, left, with Wayne County Executive Warren Evans, center, and Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ)

Coalition To Pursue Funding For Detroit Rape Kit Testing

“This is about all violent crime in southeastern Michigan,” says Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/06/2015

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NY Prosecutor To Fund Rape Kit Testing Nationally; Includes Detroit

Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy was at the announcement in New York and said she has been working tirelessly to find money to help with the backlog.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/12/2014

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 18: Evan Reed #57 of the Detroit Tigers pitches in the ninth inning of the game against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Comerica Park on April 18, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Angles defeated the Tigers 11-6. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Detroit Tigers Minor League Pitcher Evan Reed Charged With Sex Assault

Reed’s attorney says the sex between the alleged victim and his client was consensual.

CBS Detroit–07/30/2014

Kym Worthy (credit: Wayne County Prosecutor's Office)

Prosecutor: Vet Was The “Initial Aggressor”

Wayne County prosecutor Kym Worthy says the facts in the case support that the veteran was the “initial aggressor” in the fight with three men.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/08/2014

Actress Mariska Hargitay, center, with Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy (credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Actress Mariska Hargitay Joins Kym Worthy In Push For Rape Kit Testing

“I was in shock,” Hargitay said. “I was outraged, and I just assumed that kits were tested.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2014

Detroit Police Headquarters. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Detroit Cop Charged With Firing Gun During Fight With Woman, Leaving Her Battered

“Bridges assaulted the victim by punching and kicking her face and body.”

CBS Detroit–03/05/2014

Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano. (Credit: WWJ-TV, File)

Wayne County Executive Says Prosecutor’s Office Has Decreased Workload, Increased Budget

Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has made it no secret that she thinks County Exec Bob Ficano needs to do more to help her office.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/22/2014

L) Marie Geletzke and Sandford McQueen. (booking photos)

2 Charged With 2nd Degree Murder, Abuse In Death Of Infant

Police were called to a home on Keating last week and found an unresponsive child suffering from what appeared to be burn marks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2014

Wayne County Prosecutor addresses the media. (WWJ Photo/George Fox) FILE PHOTO

Prosecutor Charges 3 Adults With Manslaughter In Shooting Death Of 4-Year-Old

Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has filed manslaughter charges against three adults in the death of a 4-year-old Detroit boy .

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/19/2014

Kym Worthy announces charges against Bob Bashara. (Photo: George FOX/ CBS 62)

Budget Situation ‘Tragic’ Says Prosecutor Kym Worthy

The budget crisis at the Wayne County Prosecutor’s office has gone from bad to worse.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/09/2014