Family, Innocence Project Seek To Have New Trial In Murder Case After Another Person Admits To CrimeSanford, who was 14 at the time, is developmentally disabled and his family says he was coerced by authorities to confess while in custody without a parent or an attorney present.
State Of The County: Warren Evans Looks To End Consent Agreement With State This YearA warm reception of mostly staff, appointees and friends as Wayne County Executive Warren Evans delivered his first State of the County address .
Gov. Snyder To Update Status Of Detroit Rape Kit TestingMore than 2,000 DNA matches have been made, including 456 suspected serial rapists.
No Charges In Death Of Inmate At Wayne County JailProsecutor Kym Worthy says there's no "medical connection" between Abdul Akbar's sudden death last fall and the aggressive actions of jail deputies eight days earlier.
Authorities In Detroit Announce Initiative To Cut Gun CrimeFelons who are caught with guns and have three prior violent convictions face at least 15 years in prison. The mandatory minimum sentence for a second offense by a felon using a gun during a violent crime is 25 years.
Prosecutor: No Charges Against Officers In Connection With Alleged Beating Of Carjacking SuspectNo charges will be filed against officers in the alleged beating of a carjacking suspect Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy announced Monday.
Prosecutor To Decide If Charges Coming In Case Of Motorist Beaten By Inkster PoliceFloyd Dent said he was innocent and trying to protect himself during the January traffic stop,
Coalition To Pursue Funding For Detroit Rape Kit Testing"This is about all violent crime in southeastern Michigan," says Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy.
NY Prosecutor To Fund Rape Kit Testing Nationally; Includes DetroitWayne 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.
Detroit Tigers Minor League Pitcher Evan Reed Charged With Sex AssaultReed's attorney says the sex between the alleged victim and his client was consensual.
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.
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.”