MSU Study: Kids Who Join Gangs More Likely To Be Depressed, SuicidalA new study is shedding some light on how gang involvement really affects its young members.
Study: Children Exposed To Violent Video Games Retain Aggressive Behavior, ThoughtsPediatrician Dr. Kim Guiliano at the Cleveland Clinic Children's Medical Center says parents are still the first line of defense.
Aggression In Kiev Raises Concern For Local UkrainiansThere are about 40,000 Ukrainians in the Detroit area.
Keidel: Ray Rice Another Crack In NFL ShieldEven by the pro athlete's subterranean standards, the Ray Rice video was shocking. He made no effort to heal or cradle or care for his unconscious fiancee.
Flint Mayor Meets With Obama At White HouseFlint Mayor Dayne Walling is among 18 mayors who met with President Barack Obama to discuss strategies to reduce youth violence.
Mich. Student Safety Hotline Awaits Final VoteGov. Rick Snyder signed a budget bill this month that includes money to develop and run the OK-2-SAY hotline, which would provide for anonymous reporting of threats and violence.
Families Invited To Detroit Meeting On Youth ViolenceMembers of a Detroit task force say young people are dying because they use violence as their go-to method for settling disputes.
Rest In Peace: T-Shirt Biz Makes Money Off Crime Victims In DetroitHe said the shirts -- worn at vigils, funerals and demonstrations -- fill about 85 percent of his orders today.
Michigan Aims To Identify Health Risk BehaviorsMichigan is rolling out new guidelines designed to help health providers better identify teens with high-risk behaviors.
Detroit Gets $1.5M Grant To Fight Youth ViolenceDetroit is getting some crime-fighting help from the federal government.
AG Holder's Children-Violence Task Force In DetroitU.S. Attorney General Eric Holder's task force on children exposed to violence is holding its last public hearing this week in Detroit.
Detroit Recognized As Pioneer In Youth Violence PreventionAttorney General Eric Holder is recognizing Detroit and five other cities for their progress in preventing youth violence.