Gov. Whitmer, Lt. Gov. Gilchrist, SOS Benson React To Derek Chauvin Guilty VerdictGovernor Gretchen Whitmer, Lt. Governor Garlin Gilchrist and Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson issued statements Tuesday after the guilty verdict was delivered in the trial of Derek Chauvin.
Man Pleads Guilty In Attack On Black Teen At Michigan BeachA white man has pleaded guilty to a federal hate crime after a Black teen was attacked in a southeastern Michigan park and hit in the face with a bicycle lock.
Man Pleads Guilty In Conspiracy To Kidnap Gov. WhitmerOne of six men charged in an alleged plot to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer pleaded guilty Wednesday to conspiracy, admitting that the group discussed an incredible scheme to snatch her at her lakeside vacation home and destroy a bridge to slow down police.
Former Macomb County Prosecutor Eric Smith Pleads Guilty To ObstructionEric Smith, who was Macomb County prosecutor for nearly 16 years, admitted that he attempted to get three people, including two assistant prosecutors, to make false statements about his use of campaign cash.
Jury Convicts Man In Slaying Of Michigan State StudentA man was found guilty of murder Tuesday in the fatal shooting of a Michigan State University student outside an off-campus apartment building.
Man Pleads Guilty To Carving Gang Name Into Teen's ChestA suburban Detroit man has pleaded guilty to carving a local gang's name into a 15-year-old boy's chest.
Man Found Guilty In Death Of 3-Year-Old Boy Who Found Gun A 29-year-old man faced sentencing Thursday morning and was found guilty of manslaughter.
Backpage CEO Faces Prison Time After Pleading GuiltyMany are calling it a step in the right direction. The CEO of Backpage.com has pleaded guilty in Texas. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said Thursday his office's prosecution of Backpage.com has resulted in the company pleading guilty to human trafficking in Texas and its CEO, Carl Ferrer, pleading guilty to money laundering.
Ex-NFL Player Aaron Hernandez Convicted Of 1st-Degree MurderFormer New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has been found guilty of first-degree murder.
Misconduct Charge Against Retired Judge DismissedThe final felony misconduct charge has been dismissed against a retired Detroit area judge accused of neglecting her duties by allowing perjured testimony during a 2005 drug trial.
14-Year-Old Boy Pleads Guilty To Rape, KidnappingA 14-year-old Detroit boy has pleaded guilty to rape and kidnapping charges for an attack on a 26-year-old female pedestrian.
Texting Driver Pleads Guilty To Causing Fatal AccidentA Lapeer man who police say caused a fatal crash while texting and driving has made a guilty plea.
Attorney Pleads Guilty, Smuggled Xanax Into Jail A suburban Detroit attorney who authorities say smuggled Xanax pills and chewing tobacco pouches into Oakland County Jail to her incarcerated fiance has pleaded guilty in the case.
Former Prosecutor Pleads Guilty To MisconductA former Wayne County drug prosecutor has pleaded guilty to misconduct in office for covering up the role of a paid police informant in a major cocaine bust.
Jury Convicts Husband In Stabbing Death Of WifeIt took just 90 minutes for an Oakland County Circuit Court jury to convict a man of stabbing his wife to death.