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Medical Technician Paid By Parolees For Clean Drug Tests Gets Probation

The 21-year-old apologized in court, saying the parolees involved were from his neighborhood.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2015

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Parolee Charged With Attempted Murder In Stabbing Of Girlfriend, 2 Kids

Prosecutors say the recently paroled 33-year-old attacked the family after he was asked to leave their home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2015

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Parolee Arrested After Triple Stabbing, Assault Involving Children In Detroit

A parolee is back in police custody after he allegedly broke into a west side home, assaulted an 11-year-old and stabbed three others, including a 12- and 16-year-old.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/11/2015

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Parolee Turns Self In To West Bloomfield Police After Hours Long Search

A frantic search for a parolee in West Bloomfield ended peacefully, early Wednesday evening.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2014

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Parole Absconder Wanted For Questioning In Pontiac Murder

Oakland County Sheriff’s officials hope a tip will lead them to 24-year-old Ryan Hendon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/15/2013

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Police Arrest Recent Parolee Wanted In Fatal Stabbing

Police have arrested Stanley Harrison – wanted in connection with the murder of Shandar Turner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/27/2013

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Mich. Crime Victims Get More Notice Under New Law

A law signed this week by Lt. Gov. Brian Calley requires that Michigan crime victims be notified of certain situations involving the defendants who perpetrated crimes against them.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/04/2013

Tonia Watson, Alan Wood

Lawsuit: Royal Oak Murder Shows Flawed Parole System

The Michigan Department of Corrections didn’t properly supervise two parolees charged in last year’s slaying of an 80-year-old Royal Oak woman and should make statewide changes to improve oversight, according to a new lawsuit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/17/2012


Crackdown On Parole Absconders Outpaces Jail Space

A Michigan Department of Corrections crackdown on parole absconders is outpacing jail space in the Detroit area — which is home to about half of the state’s 20,000 parolees.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2012