Police & Fire
The latest on local crime and public safety.
Police asking public’s help in locating suspects, who may have stolen up to $4,000 in high-end fragrances around the metro.
Almost a decade ago, Bassel Abdul-Amir Saad pleaded no contest to charges stemming from an assault during a soccer match.
Kindergartener's father has a medical cannabis grower's card; his attorney says pot smell on daughter wasn't probable cause for warrant.
School officials relocate games, say it will cost $10,000 to erase outline of giant male genitalia that began appearing after Labor Day.
Offers to help bankrupt Detroit mean firefighters may soon be able to recycle pop cans instead of relying on them for alerts.
When police caught up with the suspect, she reportedly said she took the wheelchair “because she didn’t feel like walking.”
Etched names of 11 police and fire officials will be added to the granite wall in a ceremony featuring keynote remarks by Gov. Rick Snyder.
Family of Martin Edward Zale, charged with open murder in the death of Derek Flemming, "completely shocked by his," attorney says.
Video ignites a firestorm online, sparks a question: If adults don’t stop children’s cruelty to animals, are they liable?
Prosecutor’s office retains the right to refile murder charges against Jamie Peterson, who is mentally impaired, but lawyers aren’t worried.
Move over cute kitties and adorable doggies. Firefighters’ latest darlin’ is a filly.
“ … How horrible that young, innocent minds have to learn the reality that their parents are not invincible,” says anguished wife.
Attacks on Amish are rare, but a series of armed night-time robberies have flummoxed Michigan officials – until now.
The large warehouse concept that makes home improvement stores financially successful may also make them inherently dangerous, lawyer says
Nearly a third of the state’s traffic deaths involve alcohol or drugs. Police will be out in force looking for drunken drivers this weekend.
A Little Free Library turned up empty, gutted of its children’s book. Down the street, another. Who’s stealing suburb’s children’s stories?
A northern Michigan woman who allegedly lit charcoal grills inside a van in a murder-suicide plot goes to trial Sept. 3.
Teen who tried to sneak a heroin-stuffed teddy bear to girlfriend’s hospitalized mother appeared in court on felony drug charges.
Killer who claimed he was under the spell of “evil forces” wants to return to Israel to face attempted murder charges.
Boy previously lived in New York, where psychiatric care was ordered for behavioral issues, but mom admits parents never followed through.