Detroit Police Chief Ralph Godbee, joined by Mayor Dave Bing, is championing the efforts of a group of officers responsible for a major crime crack down.
WWJ Newsradio 950′s Florence Walton reports gun-toting enthusiasts tried to tempt the people in line by offering them more money not to turn in their weapons.
Detroit police have now identified the man wanted in connection with the shotgun shooting of a 3-year-old girl earlier this week.
Detroit police believe they have the tentative identification of an individual suspected of shooting a three-year old Tuesday afternoon.
Detroit cops will soon be working longer shifts patrolling city streets.
Citing the already heavy tax burden on Detroit homeowners, City Council has voted not to put a public safety millage on the November ballot.
Detroit City Council has decided to set up special session, sometime in the next two weeks, to decide on whether to put a police millage proposal before voters this November.
The consent decrees arose out of an investigation that began in 2000, and involve how Detroit police officers are trained, use force, and how prisoners are housed.
A day after the city announced plans to make wage and benefit cuts, Detroit’s Police Chief is sending a message to officers.
A city plagued by arson fires now has fewer engines on the streets and police officers on patrol.