Ron Scott

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Detroit Police Chief Craig Exchanges Words With Community Leader Regarding Tasers

Detroit Police Chief James Craig confronted Ron Scott, the head of the Detroit Coalition Against Police Brutality, following a Board of Police Commissioners meeting.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2014

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City Of Detroit Looks To Remove Federal Monitoring Of Police Department

Between 1995 and 2000, police killed nearly 50 people, including six people who were unarmed and shot in the back.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/25/2014

Hundreds gathered in Hart Plaza in memory of a teen killed in Missouri. (WWJ/Sandra McNeill)

“This Is Not A Fresh Wound,” Says Protester During Rally Against Police Brutality

About 400 people gathered at Hart Plaza for a protest Thursday evening against the shooting of an unarmed teenager in Missouri.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2014

Detroiter Ken Betheaw, second from left, joins a unique demonstration on Belle Isle. (credit: Kathryn Larson/WWJ) FILE PHOTO

Ride On Belle Isle Targets Reported “Disrespectful, Aggressive” Police Behavior Toward Citizens

Michigan 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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/18/2014


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?

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2014

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/11/2012


Groups Gather In Detroit To Promote Peace

Members of Mothers of Children Lost to Violence, and other groups, marched for a stop to the violence.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2011

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Detroit Police Departments Not Complying With Federal Court Order

Criticism and more questions over Detroit’s police department’s pace to fully comply with federal orders to clean up its act.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2011