The brother of a Michigan man accused of spiking his wife’s cereal with heroin testified in court Tuesday, saying he believes his brother committed the crime.
Federal officials say a Michigan man used Facebook Messenger to lure teenage girls in the Philippines into sending him hundreds of images -- many of them sexually explici...
There are people out there looking to protect others.
The Local 4 Defenders took an exclusive look at a military training facility in Northern Michigan where Oakland County deputies practice emergency situations.
A medical examiner delivered damaging new testimony Friday as a husband stands charged with spiking his wife’s cereal with a fatal amount of heroin.
An Oakland County mother said the state of Michigan abandoned her when she tried to depend on the system to help her severely autistic daughter.
Christy Ann Thompson Harris was found dead in September of 2014 in the bedroom of the home she shared with Jason Harris.
A Detroit father was running a drug trafficking operation out of his home, leaving a stash of loaded guns and drugs within reach of his young children, police said.
As the country mourns, we've learned more about the dark digital world that's become a breeding ground for domestic terrorism.
A Detroit grandmother is pleading for the safe return of her two grandchildren, who have been missing for five years since their mother was killed, officials said.
A Local 4 security expert said thinking differently might be the key to surviving mass shootings, and that goes well beyond simply having an exit plan.
The family of a Highland Township man missing for more than a year has been focused on finding him and keeping the case alive.
Just days after the Local 4 Defenders exposed a potentially deadly hazard on Metro Detroit roads, state officials have changed their tune and will replace a certain type ...
The Joint Terrorism Task Force Threat Response Unit in Detroit investigates threats to Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties.
As the summer travel season begins in Metro Detroit, there's a growing concern among drivers about a potentially deadly hazard on the roads.
A Local 4 Defenders exclusive video showed a 13-year-old with special needs being punched and pepper-sprayed by a Michigan police officer. Now, the Defenders are digging ...
Newly released police body camera footage shows a handcuffed 13-year-old boy with mental health issues being punched and pepper-sprayed by police.
More than 4,000 people have been reported missing across Michigan and there are over 300 unidentified remains cases.
Detroit police have strategically placed cameras throughout the city to catch illegal dumpers in the act.
Pontiac residents are wondering why it's taken more than three months to start investigating allegations of inappropriate sexual relationships between students, teachers ...
A Pontiac school principal alleges she was transfered for reporting sexual misconduct.
Jim Sanderson retired as a criminal investigator, but that hasn't stopped him from investigating the death of his brother. Sanderson has conducted his own investigation a...
The justice system was built to assume people are innocent until proven guilty, but thousands of Metro Detroiters who have been arrested but haven't been convicted may no...
The Local 4 Defenders learned new details of a multi-million dollar federal investigation into Detroit's $250 million demolition program.
Answering the call when an addict needs help is much more of a passion than a job for Allison Herrst and Michele Baldori.
Teenagers are selling naked pictures of themselves on social media platforms that some parents don't know exist.
There's a legal battle brewing between former state Sen. Virgil Smith and Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy.