Former Detroit Police Officer Pleads Guilty To Taking Bribes, 4th Charged In Towing Corruption ProbeProsecutors say Alonzo Jones accepted about $3,200 in bribes "with the intent to be influenced and rewarded in connection with his duties overseeing and running the Detroit Police Vehicle Auction."
True Crime Exclusive: Is Adopted Girl Really An Adult Who Tried To Kill The Family Who Took Her In? Dad Speaks OutA couple adopts a six-year-old Ukrainian orphan, only to discover that she may not be as young as she says. Today, Michael Barnett, the girl’s adoptive father, breaks his silence about how he believes this child is actually an adult and a sociopath.
FBI: Man Wanted To Bribe Officials For Marijuana DispensaryThe FBI says the restaurant owner told the Garden City official that he would pay $150,000 if he could get a permit for a medical marijuana dispensary.
Detroit School Principal Who Drove Maserati Pleads Guilty To Taking BribesA former Detroit high school principal who drove a Maserati has pleaded guilty to accepting nearly $60,000 from a company hired to perform tutoring services.
Probation Likely For Accepting Bribes For Clean Drug TestsRonald L. McKethern pleaded guilty last week to obstruction of justice in a Saginaw County courtroom.
Former Detroit School Principal Charged With Taking Bribes“It is incredibly disheartening when school officials and vendors steal money that was intended to educate students, as these charges allege."
Detroit-Area Gambler Sentenced In Toledo Sports BriberyThe last of nine people convicted in a sports bribery scandal at the University of Toledo has been sentenced.
Former Top Aide To Ficano Sentenced For Accepting BribesThe county's former Technology Chief Tahir Kazmi, 49, admitted to taking $70,000 worth of bribes in cash and trips around the world.
Don't Call It A Bribe, Detroit Public Schools Offer Chance At iPads And More To Students To Attend School In addition to the special menu, students will have a chance to win iPads, bikes, and gift certificates as an incentive to get them to show up to school.
Several Detroit Building Inspectors Charged With Taking BribesSeveral Detroit building safety inspectors were formally charged Friday in 36th District Court with ignoring code violations in exchange for bribes.
7 City Of Detroit Inspectors Accused Of CorruptionMichigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has announced 17 corruption charges against seven inspectors in Detroit's building department.
Staffer Of Ex-Detroit City Councilwoman Pleads Guilty To Taking BribesThe former chief of staff of a Detroit pension fund trustee has pleaded guilty to accepting bribes as part of the federal government's long-running corruption investigation in the city.
Ex-Fire Chief Gets Prison For BriberyThe former fire chief in Pontiac has been sentenced to six months in prison for taking a bribe to ignore violations at a bar.
Second Ex-Highland Park Cop Pleads In Drug Trafficking SchemeA former Highland Park police officer has pleaded guilty to extortion and protecting a shipment of cocaine.
Ex-Pontiac Fire Chief Convicted Of Taking BribeEx-Pontiac Fire Chief Jeffrey Hawkins has been convicted of bribery for taking payment in exchange for ignoring code violations at a bar.