Michigan Mom Gets Life In Prison For Killing 2 Kids

A Huron Township mother convicted of murder for setting a mobile-home fire that killed two of her children has been sentenced to life in prison.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/30/2011

Tyress Mathews (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Life Without Parole For Taylor Cop Killer

A Westland man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole in the July 2010 death of a Taylor police officer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2011

Michael George is seen on a video moniter as he consults with attorney Carl Marlinga. (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Life In Prison For ‘Comic Book Killer’

Michael George, the so-called “comic book killer,” has been sentenced to life in prison after being convicted twice for the 1990 killing of his wife.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2011

Brothers Get Home Confinement In Auto Parts Probe

Two Detroit-area brothers will be confined to their homes for three months in a fraud case that involved cutting corners in the making of auto parts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2011

Brothers Face Sentencing In Auto Parts Probe

Federal prosecutors are recommending some type of confinement for two Detroit-area brothers who pleaded guilty to fraud after using cheaper materials in auto parts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/21/2011

John Skelton is seen in court with attorney John Glaser. (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Missing Boys’ Father Gets 10-15 Years In Prison

An assistant prosecutor compared John Skelton to troubled TV star Charlie Sheen during Thursday’s sentencing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/15/2011

John Skelton (booking photo)

Father Of Missing Skelton Boys Faces Sentencing

A man who maintains his three young sons, who have been missing since Thanksgiving, are still alive faces a sentencing hearing Thursday after pleading no contest in July to a charge of unlawful imprisonment.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/15/2011

James Whorton (Booking Photo)

Inmate Hurls Expletive At Sentencing Judge

A Jackson County Circuit Court judge had a few choice words of his own after a state prison inmate he sentenced uttered an obscene remark in his courtroom.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2011

Woman Sentenced For Embezzling Nearly $600K

A woman who admitted embezzling about $600,000 from a Grand Rapids bank has been sentenced to 37 months in federal prison.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/09/2011

2 Years Probation For Woman Linked To International Prostitution Ring

A woman who authorities say lined up business for an international prostitution ring has been sentenced to two years of probation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/07/2011