Police Boost Drunken Driving Patrols For Halloween

Police are stepping up patrols aimed at stopping drunk drivers during the week leading up to Halloween.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2012

Michigan State Police Troopers in riot gear. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

78 Recruits Graduate From Michigan Trooper School

Dozens of recruits who graduated Friday to full-fledged troopers will give a much-needed boost to the ranks of the Michigan State Police, which is at its lowest staffing level since the late 1960s.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/19/2012

A Michigan State Police car (credit: WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell, File)

Sex Offenders Have 15 Days To Verify Address For MSP

And if you don’t show up? They’ll come looking for you.

CBS Detroit–10/01/2012

L. Brooks Patterson

Report: Patterson’s Driver Was Speeding In Crash

An onboard computer found in Patterson’s car shows the vehicle was traveling at 54 miles an hour right before the collision; the speed limit in that area is 45 mph.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/27/2012

A Michigan State Police car (credit: WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell, File)

Police Believe Suspect Fatally Shot Ex-Girlfriend, Her Sister

Police are continuing to search for a suspect in the shooting deaths of two sisters in Blissfield, in southeast Michigan. 38-year-old Thomas Fritz is believed to be the ex-boyfriend of one of the women.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/16/2012

Arson Reduction Program Names 2 Prosecutors As ‘Tops’ For Arson Convictions

Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy and Assistant Prosecutor Louisa Papalis were named prosecutors of the year by the Michigan Arson prevention committee.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/10/2012


Michigan State Police Create Rape Kit Testing Unit

Michigan State Police hope to solve rapes in Metro Detroit more quickly when they open a lab to handle rape kits this summer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2012

2 Die After Separate Confrontations With Police

Michigan State Police are handling investigations into the deaths of two men following separate confrontations on the same day involving Saginaw police.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2012

3 Handcuffed As Police Search Vehicle On I-696

Michigan State Police have three people in custody after what appeared to be a traffic stop on I-696 Wednesday morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2012

State Police Trooper Shot In Flint, Suspect In Custody

A Michigan State Police trooper was shot and wounded in Flint early Wednesday morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2012