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Gov. Snyder Wants $5M, 20 Forensic Scientists For Public Safety Plan

Gov. Rick Snyder plans to move criminal cases faster through the courts by spending $5 million on forensic services and hiring 20 more forensic scientists so crime cases can be turned around in 30 days.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2012

Gov. Rick Snyder. (Getty Images, File)

Snyder To Deliver Public Safety Speech

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder plans to lay out how he hopes to reduce crime during an upcoming special address.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2012

Public Safety, Education Get Boost In Snyder Budget Plan

Governor Rick Snyder is releasing his 2012 through 2013 budget proposal.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/09/2012


Law Enforcement Fatalities Rise Sharply For Second Straight Year

For the second straight year, law enforcement fatalities nationwide rose sharply with 173 federal, state and local officers killed in the line of duty during 2011, according to preliminary data.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/31/2011

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Kalamazoo To Vote On Going Easy On Marijuana Use

Kalamazoo voters will decide next month whether to change the city’s charter to make enforcement of marijuana laws a low priority.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/10/2011


ImageSoft Offers Three New Tools For Courts, Law Enforcement

ImageSoft Inc., a Southfield-based technology company, has introduced three new technology tools to help improve the efficiency of court processes and to aid law enforcement in expediting justice.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2011

Detroit Police and Police Dogs listen during the Law Enforcement Appreciation day. (Credit: WWJ's Beth Fisher)

Police Recognized As Daily Heroes

Members of law enforcement were recognized Sunday at Greater Grace Temple’s annual Law Enforcement Appreciation Day in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2011


Should Part-Time Officers Carry Taser Guns?

It’s a topic that has been heating up some debate — should all police officers be able to carry Taser guns?

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/11/2011

Extra Police Patrols Looking For Drunk Drivers

It’s a massive regional effort to keep drunk drivers off the roads this holiday weekend. It’s called “Drunk Driving: Over the Limit, Under Arrest.”


Citizen's Police Academy In Troy

Have you ever wanted to be in law enforcement? Now you have a chance to take part in the Citizen’s Police Academy in Troy.