Wayne County Sheriff

Andrew, 10, showing his surgery scar in Super Man fashion -- with dad and mom. (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

‘One Round For Andrew’ Looks To Raise Money For Boy Born With Half A Heart

They fight crime together and now the Wayne County Sheriff’s Deputies are uniting to help support one of their own whose son has a major heart ailment.

CBS Detroit–08/06/2015

Warren Evans addresses supporters (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Evans: Finances, Transparency Will Be Immediate Focus As Wayne County Executive

Newly elected Wayne County Executive Warren Evans will need to untangle the county’s finances, the jail project, and underfunded pensions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/05/2015

Official photo of Warren Evans when he serves as Wayne County Sheriff.  (credit: Wayne County)

Former Detroit Police Chief An Early Democratic Front-Runner For Wayne County Executive

Evans said that if he became Wayne County Executive, his first action would be to hire the best and brightest on his staff.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2014

Potential buyers check out the auction vehicles. (WWJ/Kathryn Larson)

Dream Cars And Clunkers Among Those On Police Auction Lot Netting Deals For Buyers

While some bidders didn’t find their “dream” muscle car … others found a fixer upper!

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/04/2014

Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy with candidate Benny Napoleon.

Wayne County Prosecutor Endorses Benny Napoleon For Detroit Mayor

Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy endorsed the Wayne County Sheriff and his bid to become Detroit’s next mayor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2013

Suspects Accused Of Intimidating Seniors; Using Apts. For Drug Operations

Authorities say they’re executing dozens of arrest warrants for drug suspects operating out of senior citizen housing buildings in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/29/2013

Late Night Traffic Stop Proves This Cop Delivers!

It was a wild night for a Wayne County Sheriff’s deputy who was about to wrap up his shift late Saturday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/14/2013

Wayne County Sheriff Benny Napoleon announces his candidacy for Mayor of Detroit. (WWJ/Jon Hewett)

Benny Napoleon Declares He’ll Run For Mayor Of Detroit

Calling it “the worst kept secret in Detroit”, Wayne County Sheriff Benny Napoleon Tuesday night announced his candidacy for Mayor of Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/26/2013

Wayne County Sheriff Says New Jail Won’t Be Big Enough

Wayne County Sheriff Benny Napoleon believes the $300 million project was poorly planned.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2012

Wayne County Sheriff Criticizes Policing In Detroit

Wayne County Sheriff Benny Napoleon saying relying on night walks by ministers and patrol groups isn’t an adequate policing plan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2012