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  1. WSU sends crime alert on an attempted robberRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WXYZ

    DETROIT - Wayne State University Police are searching for the man who assaulted and tried to rob a 22-year-old woman. Wayne State University Police say it happened near campus on West Canfield just east of Cass Avenue on Wednesday around 10 p.m. As the 22-year-old who is not a student walked with her father and her father's friend - a man suddenly approached her.

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  2. Evans' brother hired after county building saleRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WXYZ

    ... Evans said his shares were in a blind trust and he sold them the following year. In 2010, Evans was ousted as Detroit police chief after an internal investigation found that he gave preferential treatment to an officer he was dating. "Chief Evans, ...

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  3. 'Master Bob' Bashara, convicted in hit-man murder of wife, has appeal deniedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... following morning on Jan. 25, 2012. Bashara then attempted to hire a hit man -- who turned out to be an undercover police officer -- to kill Gentz while he was awaiting his murder trial in a Wayne County jail. Bashara, claiming his goal was ...

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  4. Former Macomb Township teacher accused of stealing $30,000 from school, spending it at casinoRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | ClickOnDetroit

    A former teacher at Dakota High School in Macomb Township is accused of stealing thousands of dollars from the school's events fund and using the money to gamble at a Detroit casino. Lydia Christine Johnson is charged with embezzling from a non profit organization after school officials and police said she stole $19,000 from the school's homecoming account.

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  5. Hepatitis A outbreak reported in SE MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Michigan Radio

    ... among the highest risk individuals, including the homeless, illegal drug users, sex workers, health care staff, and police. There have been more than 300 confirmed cases of hepatitis A in Detroit and the four nearby counties since August 2016, ...

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  6. Jake LaMotta, boxer who inspired 'Raging Bull,' dies at 95Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KFMB-TV San Diego

    ... and accused of killing two black men and shooting up a black family's home in a string of attacks last week that police say may have been racially motivated. A 23-year-old white man was arrested and accused of killing two black men and shooting up a ...

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  7. Uncle charged in fatal shooting of nieceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WXYZ

    Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy charged Ira C. Ellis, 57, in connection with killing his niece Katherine Grimes, 42, at a home in the 15800 block of Winthrop. Detroit police officers were called to the scene and placed Ellis under arrest.

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  8. Boxer LaMotta, immortalized in 'Raging Bull,' dies at 95Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KFMB-TV San Diego

    ... it could have been worse without recent power grid upgrades. A neighbor of a man shot and killed by an Oklahoma City police officer say he was either deaf or hard of hearing and he often carried a stick to protect himself from stray dogs. A neighbor ...

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  9. Detroit-area doctor charged in female genital cutting case to be released on $4.5 million bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Michigan Radio

    ... a felony in Michigan, but he could see more bills on this issue headed to his desk. The additional bills deal with police training and parental rights. Female genital mutilation (FGM) is the cultural, and sometimes religious, practice of cutting ...

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  10. Inside Detroit's merciless graffiti crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Metro Times

    ... former Detroit graffiti writer who has opted to go by the alias WUZNME313, for fear of having his real tag flagged by police. scene, through word of mouth and the internet, discovered the potential in Detroit. Tens of thousands of abandoned ...

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  11. Wrongly convicted teen sues Detroit, alleges corrupt police investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | MLive.com

    ... in Detroit's federal court and claims Sanford walked out of his home early on Sept. 18, 2007, and asked Detroit police what was happening when they arrived to investigate a quadruple homicide on Runyon Street in Detroit that occurred the prior ...

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  12. Detroit-area doctor at center of female genital cutting case released on $4.5 million bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Michigan Radio

    ... a felony in Michigan, but he could see more bills on this issue headed to his desk. The additional bills deal with police training and parental rights. Female genital mutilation (FGM) is the cultural, and sometimes religious, practice of cutting ...

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  13. MSP suspends patrols in area where teen diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | WXYZ

    "It's no secret there's been some tension in the neighborhood," said Detroit Police Chief James Craig in the wake of the death of 15-year-old Damon Grimes who was tased while riding an ATV on a residential street last month. Grimes died after he crashed and now Michigan State Police have suspended patrols in the city's 9th precinct where it happened.

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  14. Tension caused by teen's death led Michigan State Police to halt patrolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | MLive.com

    Michigan state police have halted patrols in a Detroit neighborhood where a trooper is accused misconduct during the chase of a teen who died in the culminating crash. Damon Grimes, 15, of Detroit, lost control of his ATV, crashed into a pickup and died after being struck by state police with a Taser about 5:30 p.m. Aug. 26. According to state police, troopers attempted to stop the 9th-grader, who was riding an ATV on city streets, and he disobeyed their orders.

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  15. Fmr. cop wanted on federal charges arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | WXYZ

    A former Chicago police officer on the run from the FBI for more than a decade and wanted for a number of felonies has been arrested in Detroit. Eddie C. Hicks was facing Racketeering Influenced and Corrupt Organizations , Conspiracy, Possession and Distribution of a Controlled Substance - Failure to Appear charges, when he disappeared.

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  16. After 9 years of wrongful imprisonment, Sanford sues DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Michigan Radio

    Davontae Sanford is suing the city of Detroit, as well as former Detroit Police Commander James Tolbert and Sgt. Mike Russell, for wrongful imprisonment.

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  17. On the set of 'Nain Rouge' movie being shot in MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | MLive.com

    ... it. Actress Jesi Jensen is a solider who returns from a conflict abroad to her small rural Michigan town to become a police officer. She's assigned to a case which is surrounded in urban myth and legend. That myth and legend is borrowed by the ...

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  18. MSP won't patrol where Detroit teen on ATV diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | WXYZ

    Michigan State Police have announced that they won't patrol the area in Detroit where a teen on an ATV died when a trooper tased him during a chase. The news that MSP will no longer be in the 9th precinct comes as more protests demand answers and accountability after the crash that killed 15-year-old Damon Grimes.

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  19. Wrongfully convicted man sues Detroit & officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | WXYZ

    A man wrongfully convicted and imprisoned for nine years has filed a civil suit against the City of Detroit and two police officers. Davontae Sanford was 14 years-old when he was convicted for a quadruple homicide that happened on Runyon St. on Detroit's east side in 2007.

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  20. Detroit man killed in Buena Vista TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | MLive.com

    ... after 3 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 17 to a vehicle in the ditch at 29th and Norman streets for a vehicle in the ditch. Police learned the victim of a shooting was transported to a local hospital around 2:30 a.m. Buena Vista Township Detective Sgt. Greg ... 2 comments

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