(CBS DETROIT) – As Federal Police Reform is underway on Capitol Hill, many are turning their eyes to Detroit’s Police Department.
Former Detroit Mayor Dennis Archer called on the federal government to investigate and take over the department after 40 people died from police restraint in the late 90s.READ MORE: FEMA To Give Detroit Additional 3 Months To Use Grant Money For Vaccination Efforts
Since 2014, there’s been a 57 percent decline in excessive force complaints.READ MORE: Police: 2 Stable After Detroit Shooting
Nine people have died by the hands of DPD officers since 2015.MORE NEWS: Jalen Rose Brings COVID Vaccine Clinic To Detroit Academy
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