The prosecutor’s office is losing 22 attorneys, 3 investigators and a weekend staff.
Testing rape cases remains a thorn in Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy’s side.
Final arguments will be made Friday as Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy challenges $7 million in proposed budget cuts.
Thirty-three-year-old Terrell Thornton has been found guilty of attempted murder and arson of a dwelling for setting fire to an apartment complex on the city’s east side.
Authorities have filed charges against three people in a shooting that began with an argument on a Detroit riverboat.
It’s unclear how cuts will be made in individual departments, but Napoleon requested $105 million to run his department, including jails, and was given $85 million.
The young men, two 20-year olds from Detroit and an 18-year old from Clinton Township, were arraigned Sunday afternoon for their alleged roles in crime.
A Dearborn Heights pet shop owner has been charged with multiple counts of animal cruelty after customers complained of “horrific abuse” and “deplorable living conditions.”
“He had the right to use deadly force to defend himself under these facts because he had an honest and reasonable belief that he was in danger of imminent death or great bodily harm at the time,” Prosecutor Kym Worthy said.
D’Andre Lane, accused in the abduction and death of his missing child pleaded not gullty to murder and child abuse charges.