Murder Down in Detroit, but Overall Violent Crimes Rise Slightly
In 2017, 13,796 violent crimes — murder, rape, assault and robbery — were reported in the city, compared with 13,705 in 2016, the FBI reports.
LeDuff: Detroit Police Kill an Innocent Man; Chief James Craig Says He Deserved It
Abdullah Abdul Muhiman was not the suspect in the killing of a five-year-old girl hours earlier.
Bill Schuette Probes Priest Sexual Abuse of Children
"A full and complete investigation of what happened within the Catholic Church is required."
No Bad Feelings for Rick Wershe Over Snitching, Sleeping with Wife -- Curry
"I've got nothing against him," convicted drug dealer Johnny Curry tells WDIV's Kevin Dietz during an interview. (Watch the three-minute video here.)
Podcast #2: 'The Charlie LeDuff No BS Hour!'
In his latest podcast, Charlie LeDuff talks to Mark Diaz, president of the Detroit Police Officers Association.
LeDuff: 10 Years After, Cops and Hookers Are Screwed
If the economy had truly rebounded from its global collapse, then it certainly hadn't made its way to the streets. "Inflation's a bitch, bro," a cop said with a bitter laugh.
Warren Student Charged with Murder as Fitzgerald High Goes Back to Classes
Victim Danya Gibson, pictured, and alleged killer Tanaya Lewis both are described as straight-A students.
Unsure Whether to See 'White Boy Rick?' Here's What 5 Film Critics Say
Actors are praised, but the movie overall is generally panned. It "doesn't pop the way it should" and is "rather blurred," Adam Graham writes in The Detroit News.
Update: Warren School Stabbing Suspect Warned of Attack on Social Media
A 16-year-old girl is the victim and a 17-year-old girl is suspected of the crime.
More Trouble for Councilman Gabe Leland; Grand Jury Subpoenas Messages
"As the Four Tops once said, 'It's the Same Old Song," Councilman Leland's attorney says of the allegations.
3 Men Fatally Shot in a Detroit White Castle
The shooting of the men aged 20-25 took place about 12:25 a.m.
Trailer: Lights, Action -- A Documentary on Convicted Ex-State Sen. Bert Johnson
The documentary trailer was released on Friday, one day after ex-state Sen. Bert Johnson was sentenced to 90 days in jail.
Macomb Judge with Past Drunk Driving Conviction Arraigned in 2017 Hit-Run Crash
The 51-year-old district judge allegedly fled an accident 11 months ago in a red Dodge Charger, the same model she brought to court Monday.
Ex-Chrysler Exec Gets 5.5 Years in Prison
"It is difficult to imagine a more egregious offense and a more impactful offense of corrupting the labor management process," a federal judge says.
2 Teens Charged with Killing Off-Duty Detroit Firefighter
These 18-year-olds are jailed to await a probable cause hearing next week.