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

Snyder Plan Would Have Troopers Fight City Crime

The state would hire 180 more state troopers this year to help fight crime in the state’s toughest cities and take steps to help more inner-city young adults find jobs under crime prevention measures unveiled Wednesday by Gov. Rick Snyder.


(WWJ Photo, File)

State Police Announce ‘Lifesaver’ Weekend Crackdown

Michigan State Police will be taking part in a national campaign to crack down on drunken and unbelted driving over the pre-Christmas weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2011

State Trooper Sustains Injuries In Roll Over Incident

A Michigan State trooper has been hospitalized with minor injuries after his squad car rolled over on Sunday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/09/2011

14 Michigan State Police Posts Closing

It’s the final day of operations for troopers at a number of Michigan State Police posts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/30/2011


Police Report Fewer Holiday Fatalities

Michigan State Police say the fatality rate over this Independence Day weekend was 50 percent lower than last year’s death rate.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2011

Michigan Trooper Jeffrey Werda killed in line of duty.

Funeral For Fallen State Trooper

Friends and family gathered Saturday to bid a final farewell to Michigan State Trooper Jeffrey Werda.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/09/2011

Police Search For I-696 Shooter

Police are looking for the person who’s been shooting at passing cars along I-696 in Oak Park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2011

Deadly Accident Shuts Down Lodge Freeway

A 23-year-old Beverly Hills man was killed in the accident.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/28/2011

Teen Dies After Deer Thrown Onto Her Minivan

A 17-year-old girl driving with three children when a deer struck by another vehicle was flung into her minivan has been killed in west Michigan.


Sex Offender Sweep

Thousands of people on Michigan’s “Sex Offender” Registry could be paid a visit by state police troopers beginning this week.