No Touching! Prisoner Awarded $1,251 After Guard Said He Couldn’t Embrace Wife

The 52-year-old is serving a life sentence for murder in Oakland County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2015

Amir Hekmati (Credit: Free Amir Hekmati/Facebook)

Ex US Marine Imprisoned In Iran Allowed To Call Home

Amir Hekmati’s family, which lives in Flint, Michigan, says he is innocent and only went to Iran to visit his grandmothers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/23/2014

Adrian Clay (Police Handout)

Prisoner Escapes From Detroit’s Ryan Road Correctional Facility

Police say 25-year-old Adrian Clay escaped from the Ryan Road Correctional Facility around 7:20 a.m. Saturday.


(credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting)

Prisoner Attempts Escape From Detroit Hospital

A prisoner didn’t get very far when he tried to make a run for it while being treated at a local hospital.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2013

Ex-Rockwood Police Officer Arraigned On Sex Charges

A former Rockwood Police Officer is facing multiple charges on accusations that he had inappropriate sexual contact with a prisoner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/28/2012


Prisoner Uses Makeshift Dummy In Escape Attempt

An official says a prisoner in West Michigan placed a makeshift dummy in his bed and buried himself in a prison-yard garden in an attempt to escape.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/28/2012

Kcajun Juromill Burton

Inmate Captured After 6 Days On The Run

An inmate who managed to escape from Wayne County deputies last week is back behind bars after six days on the lam.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/23/2012

Kcajun Juromill Burton

Search Continues For Escaped Prisoner

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Department is still searching for an inmate who escaped from a transport van on Detroit’s west side Thursday afternoon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/17/2012


Detroit’s Ex-Mayor Writing Book While In Prison

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick wants to become Author Kwame Kilpatrick.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/21/2010