Civil Rights Advocate, Ron Scott, Dead At 68The founder of the Detroit Coalition Against Police Brutality, Ron Scott, has died at the age of 68.
Detroit Police Chief Craig Exchanges Words With Community Leader Regarding TasersDetroit Police Chief James Craig confronted Ron Scott, the head of the Detroit Coalition Against Police Brutality, following a Board of Police Commissioners meeting.
City Of Detroit Looks To Remove Federal Monitoring Of Police DepartmentBetween 1995 and 2000, police killed nearly 50 people, including six people who were unarmed and shot in the back.
"This Is Not A Fresh Wound," Says Protester During Rally Against Police BrutalityAbout 400 people gathered at Hart Plaza for a protest Thursday evening against the shooting of an unarmed teenager in Missouri.
Ride On Belle Isle Targets Reported "Disrespectful, Aggressive" Police Behavior Toward CitizensMichigan State Police Lt. Mike Shaw said troopers are simply following the letter of the law, and no Belle Isle policing problems have been brought to his attention.
Coalition Against Police Brutality To Address Council After Death Of Mall Patron The death of a 25-year-old man while in the custody of mall security, has family and friends asking whether Northland mall security act properly in it's handling of an unruly patron?
Day After Gas Station Killing Over Condoms, Meeting Planned To Curb Violence A meeting is planned Sunday between some Detroit gas station owners and residents. It comes one day after a gas station clerk allegedly shot & fatally wounded a customer in a dispute over a box of condoms.
Groups Gather In Detroit To Promote PeaceMembers of Mothers of Children Lost to Violence, and other groups, marched for a stop to the violence.
Detroit Police Departments Not Complying With Federal Court OrderCriticism and more questions over Detroit's police department's pace to fully comply with federal orders to clean up its act.