Theodore Wafer's shotgun

Porch shooter: I didn't know gun was loaded

A suburban Detroit man who killed an unarmed woman on his porch immediately suggested to police it was an accident and that he didn't know his shotgun was loaded.

Guns recovered in Dearborn home

Dearborn police change approach to mental health, guns

Find out how Dearborn police are changing the way they handle guns and mental health.

Dearborn bank robbery surveillance picture

Reward offered to catch Dearborn bank robber

Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information that leads to a man police say has robbed at least three banks in Dearborn.

Theodore Wafer's screen door

Jury hears details of deadly porch shooting as trial begins

Theodore Wafer's lawyer -- in a dramatic opening statement -- said Wafer was frightened when he heard her pounding on the door.

Theodore Wafer April 4

Jury seated for deadly porch shooting trial

More than two dozen people were dismissed Tuesday before a judge and lawyers finally seated a jury.

Picture of Renisha McBride

Jury selection to begin Monday in Dearborn Heights murder

Monday morning a case that's made headlines around the country will take center stage in Downtown Detroit.

Cedarland Restaurant in Dearborn

Restaurants packed at night in Dearborn during Ramadan

Over the past few weeks during the day in Dearborn, the streets are unusually quiet and many businesses don't even open. But when the sun sets, that all changes. It's a result of the observance of Ramadan, which restricts Muslims from eating or…

Ali Al-Asaidi

Man admits to burning Qurans in Dearborn

Dearborn police say a man has confessed to burning at least three Qurans in public because he felt that he wasn’t getting help for his financial problems from an Imam and a group of Muslim followers.

Mark Fields in 2012

Mark Fields steps in as Ford's CEO

The Alan Mulally era at ...

Iraqi protest in Dearborn

Hundreds attend rally against Iraqi violence in Dearborn

Community members, leaders and others from different states along with Canada gathered Saturday evening in Dearborn to rally against the violence in Iraq....

Theodore Wafer pretrial hearing

Defense in McBride murder trial concerned about jury pool

Renisha McBride's aunt said the family is not worried about finding jurors, but the defense is very concerned.

Dearborn crash2

Man crashes into Dearborn Fire Station

A man was transported to the hospital after he crashed his vehicle Tuesday evening into a Dearborn Fire Station.


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  • Umar Farouk AbdulMutallab

    US Marshals Service

    Poor hygiene thwarted underwear bomber

    His suicide mission on a plane headed for Detroit on Christmas Day 2009 could have ruined the lives of hundreds. But the bomb inside Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab underwear failed to go off.

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  • Damian Sutton

    Mom: 2-year-old son's killer a demon

    Through tears, the parents of Damian Sutton on Thursday recalled the powerful impact their 2-year-old son had on their lives during his short time on earth.

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