Grosse Pointe Shores man receives hate mail because of Black Lives Matter sign
GROSSE POINTE SHORES, Mich. – A local attorney who was recently ticketed for his Black Lives Matter sign now has a new set of problems. While the ticket was thrown out, Todd Perkins is dealing with hate mail being sent to his home. Inside the letter sent to his Grosse Pointe Shores home was a poem full of racial slurs and signage designed to be a jab at his Black Lives Matter sign in the front yard. Why do people think that Black Lives Suck,” said Perkins. There was a return address on the hate mail sent to Perkins.
Ferndale police face legal action after reported body cavity search
FERNDALE, Mich. - The Ferndale Police Department has been targeted in a lawsuit after a traffic stop reportedly led to a body cavity search. Police body camera footage is the cornerstone of the case. Police engaged in a traffic stop with a rental car at the Meijer on Eight Mile Road. Police said they had seen Haliburton moving suspiciously and frisked him. Police deny that a cavity search was conducted, but Haliburton and attorney Todd Perkins argue otherwise.