State police say a trooper fatally shot a 43-year-old man who threatened him with a metal pipe after a crash in the northern Lower Peninsula.
State police say the vehicle probably has extensive front-end damage and may have damage to its windshield.
Two former Michigan State Police lieutenants and a civilian accomplice have been sentenced for their roles in an extensive property embezzlement scheme.
Investigators say Luke Davis worked with two others to embezzle property and money seized from suspects.
Gov. Rick Snyder is calling for additional state funding to put more Michigan State Police troopers on the streets.
The Michigan State Police spent an extra $900,000 on overtime and other expenses to have a large presence at the Capitol during demonstrations against a right-to-work law in December.
The victims left a casino and were driving on I-94 when the suspect or suspects started shooting.
Authorities arrested 51 sex offenders last month for failing to comply with Michigan’s sex offender registration law.
Dozens of recruits who graduated Friday to full-fledged troopers will give a much-needed boost to the ranks of the Michigan State Police, which is at its lowest staffing level since the late 1960s.
Seventy-eight new Michigan State Police recruits will be graduating this Friday and many of them will cover posts in cities facing high crime rates.