The city also must pay the American Civil Liberties Union $100,000 for costs and attorney fees.
The couple claims six plain-clothes officers, who were wearing masks and armed with rifles, kicked in their front door, stormed into their home without a search warrant and handcuffed them.
Battalion Chief Don Jarrett said the elements really took a toll on his crew.
It set off a blast at the commercial laundry service on Hoover near Stephens that caused $1 million in damages to nearby homes.
“The guys are out there, the trucks are running constantly,” said Royal Oak Mayor Jim Ellison.
Authorities say a busy intersection in Warren is going to be shut down for hours after a hit-and-run crash knocked out power to the traffic lights.
Police say the situation unfolded early Wednesday morning after a robbery was reported at Jenuwine’s Tobacco Barn.
Theresa DeKeyzer, 22, hadn’t been seen for much of the summer until she was found dead in September.
A Detroit man is recovering and a Madison Heights man is facing charges after an argument took a violent, bloody turn.
Two men are in custody and a third is on the run after crashing a stolen car during a police chase in Warren.