23-year-old man from Detroit pleads guilty to spree of 3 violent carjacking’s
Rayquan Sturgis, 23, of Detroit, pled guilty Thursday to a spree of three violent carjacking's he committed between June 10, 2020, and July 7, 2020, on the city's west side. Sturgis also pled guilty to additional charges of using a firearm during carjacking's.
Detroit Police Department increases overtime pay to help deter gun violence as summer comes to a close
As we enter the final weekends of summer, Michigan Mayor Mike Duggan is now approving double-time pay for Detroit police officers to ensure the department has enough officers on the street to curb gun violence.
Police: Shots fired multiple times at officers in Southwest Detroit
Detroit police came under fire twice Thursday night. Seen in the video player above is the latest scene as Detroit police told Local 4 that officers were shot at multiple times by someone driving a truck throughout Southwest Detroit.
Suspect arrested in deadly parade shooting in Highland Park, Illinois
The fear and worry in the northern Chicago suburbs start to fade as police found a person of interest in the deadly Fourth of July parade shooting. Within hours, police identified 22-year-old Robert Crimo III as a person of interest.
Resolution to end gun violence adopted by Washtenaw County board
ANN ARBOR, MI - A 14-point plan to end gun violence in Washtenaw County was approved Wednesday evening by the county’s Board of Commissioners. The recommendations came from community input, including anti-violence groups, residents who have experienced the consequences of gun violence and local policymakers. Commissioners unanimously approved a resolution outlining these recommendations during its May 4 meeting.mlive.com
Gun violence in Kalamazoo prompts city and county leaders to seek residents’ input
KALAMAZOO, MI — City and county leaders want to know what residents think about gun violence and how to address the problem. The city of Kalamazoo and Kalamazoo County will jointly host a listening session on Gun Violence in Kalamazoo at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 27. Gun violence has been an issue for quite some time, Kalamazoo County Board of Commissioners Vice Chair Tami Rey told MLive on Tuesday. In September, the city of Kalamazoo and Kalamazoo County both adopted resolutions declaring gun violence a public health crisis. The city and county each committed $1 million of Federal stimulus funds to ongoing community violence intervention.mlive.com
Cuomo Declares ‘Disaster Emergency’ on Gun Violence in New York
At a presentation Tuesday, Democratic Governor Andrew Cuomo declared a "disaster emergency" on gun violence in New York and issued an executive order expediting funding to address the problem, which he called a new "epidemic."news.yahoo.com