Police Raid

Aiyana Stanley-Jones (Family photo)

Prosecutors Lose Appeal In Case Of Detroit Cop Who Shot Girl During Raid

Prosecutors have lost an appeal of a decision that throws out the most serious charge in the fatal police shooting of a Detroit girl.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/06/2014

Detroit Police Officer Joseph Weekley is seen seated with his attorney, Steve Fishman. (credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting, File)

Prosecutors Appeal Judge’s Decision To Dismiss Charge Against Detroit Cop In Girl’s Death

A judge on Friday dismissed the most serious charge against a Detroit police officer who fatally shot a 7-year-old girl during a raid, but the trial also was halted to allow an appeal.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2014

Detroit Police Officer Joseph Weekley is seen seated with his attorney, Steve Fishman. (credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting, File)

Grandmother Sobs, Denies Interfering With Detroit Cop Who Shot 7-Year-Old

“You killed my grandbaby. You killed her and you tried to blame me,” the sobbing woman told the officer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2014

Detroit Police Officer Joseph Weekley is seen seated with his attorney, Steve Fishman. (credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting, File)

Trial Opens For Detroit Officer Who Killed Girl During Police Raid Filmed For TV

Prosecutors say Officer Joseph Weekley’s actions in 2010 were a crime because he handled his submachine gun in a reckless manner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/19/2014

Detroit Police Officer Joseph Weekley is seen seated with his attorney, Steve Fishman. (credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting, File)

Jury Seated In Case Of Detroit Cop Who Killed 7-Year-Old Girl During Raid

Opening statements are set for Thursday in Wayne County court after three days of jury selection.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2014

Detroit Police Officer Joseph Weekley is seen seated with his attorney, Steve Fishman. (credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting, File)

Detroit Cop Faces 2nd Trial In 7-Year-Old Aiyana Stanley-Jones’s Death

Officer Joseph Weekley’s first trial ended without a verdict in June of last year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/15/2014

Detroit Police Officer Joseph Weekley is seen seated with his attorney, Steve Fishman. (credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting, File)

Jury Selection Begins For Cop Accused Of Killing 7-Year-Old During Raid

Jury selection starts Monday in Wayne County court, 15 months after Weekley’s first trial ended with a hung jury.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/14/2014

Detroit Police Officer Joseph Weekley is seen seated with his attorney, Steve Fishman. (credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting, File)

No Delay In Trial For Detroit Cop Accused Of Killing Girl In Police Raid

There’s no dispute Joseph Weekley’s gun went off, killing Aiyana Stanley-Jones while she slept on a couch in 2010 — but he says it was an accident.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/10/2014

Detroit Police Chief James Craig, left, speaks to reporters amid a drug raid. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

3 Pit Bulls Killed, Drugs Seized, Arrests Made In Detroit Police Raid

Thursday’s raid dubbed “Cherry Blossom” targeted known drug locations in a one-square-mile area near Wyoming and 8 Mile Road.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/08/2014

Charles and Aiyana Jones (Handout photo)

Father Of Girl Killed In Detroit Police Raid Gets 40-60 Years For Murder

The father of 7-year-old Aiyana Stanley-Jones has been sentenced in the murder of a Detroit teen.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2014

more

previous