Michigan State Senate Leader Apologizes For Calling Capitol Riot A HoaxMichigan state Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey apologized Tuesday for calling the US Capitol riot a hoax and espousing several conspiracy theories implicating political leadership in a video recorded and posted to YouTube.
A Look At The Impact, Implications Of Bogus Federal LawsuitsThe bogus Jason Dalton case in Michigan was still technically open as of Friday, awaiting a dismissal order.
Police: $10 Million Uber Lawsuit A Hoax, Handwriting Analysis Clears Accused Kalamazoo ShooterPolice in Kalamazoo say a $10 million lawsuit against Uber purportedly filed by the man accused of fatally shooting six people in southwestern Michigan is just a big hoax.
Chilling Prank 911 Call Causes Scare In Mount Clemens Neighborhood"The caller stated that he had shot his wife and that he was armed with a shotgun..."
Phone Hoax Leads SWAT Team To 'Shocked' Grosse Pointe Park Couple's HomePaul Chesney "opened up the door and the guns were in his face. He had to get down," Carla Chesney said. "And then they talked to me and I had a spoon in my hand and they said, 'Put the spoon down!'"
Oakland County Officials Wary Of 911 Calls After 3 'Swatting' Cases In A WeekAuthorities in Oakland County are trying to find out who is behind three emergency calls that all turned out to be cases of "swatting."
It's A Case Of Swatting: Police Investigate 9-1-1 Call Threatening Violence West Bloomfield police respond to an emergency call only to fall victim to a growing trend.
'Frankly, I Don't Know': Detroit Police Chief Can't Say If Russian Abduction Was A HoaxAuthorities called off the search for a man who called 911, claiming to be a Russian national, who had been kidnapped and stabbed.
A Wild Hoax? Police Call Off Search For Man Claiming Abduction, InjuryThe man apparently told police that he was in a warehouse on the city's east side, somewhere near the Detroit River.
Teen Charged In Shooting Hoax At Grand Blanc SchoolA 15-year-old boy has been charged with a false report of terrorism after telling his mother that people were firing guns at Grand Blanc High School.
Gun Scare At Romeo High School A HoaxA Romeo High School teen could face charges after prompting a campus-wide lockdown by claiming he saw two students with a gun.
Police: Man Stabbed Himself, Reported Fake RobberyTraverse City police say a man falsely reported a robbery and stabbed himself to make his story more convincing - all because he didn't want his family to know he'd lost $1,000 at a local casino.
Hundreds Show Up For Bogus Job FairHundreds of people reportedly showed up at Lafayette Tower for the job fair that wasn't.
Girl's Lie Turns Out To Be Costly Manpower Run At one point there were three fire trucks, 25 fire fighters and several Detroit Police officers and workers with Detroit Water and Sewerage Department dispatched to the hoax.
Cops: Wash. Acid Attack A Self-Inflicted Hoax