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47-year-old Detroit man arrested in fatal hit-and-run crash of Wayne County sergeant in Westland
"I pray to God that Lee is looking down, and (I hope) he could see the department," Deputy Reserve Officer Lou Ferris said.
Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, dies at 76
Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, has died at the age of 76, the Associated Press reports
Royal Oak police officer cleared in fatal shooting of 20-year-old man who stabbed mother
ROYAL OAK, Mich.- A Royal Oak police officer has been cleared of wrongdoing in the fatal shooting of a 20-year-old man who had stabbed his mother and attacked his father with a guitar, officials said.
More orange barrels coming in Livonia: this time, along Newburgh and Gill roads
Several projects are on the horizon for the city of Livonia before Labor Day arrives, including one near Churchill High School. City crews closed and shifted several lanes along Newburgh, between Joy Road and Ann Arbor Trail, to prepare for some concrete patching along the road.
Mother to be sentenced for death of 3-year-old daughter in Wayne
Cassandra Kay Michalski, 24, was charged with felony murder and first-degree child abuse. She would have gone to trial but she pleaded guilty this past month.
Charges could be issued Friday in hit and run that killed Sheriff Sgt. Lee Smith
A 47-year-old man was arrested at 5 am this morning in Garden City in connection with the hit and run that killed Wayne County Sheriff Sgt. Lee Smith Tuesday morning in Hines Park.Sources tell 7 Action News the man appears to have been under the influence and he told police where to find the Buick E
Michigan Lottery: Westland woman wins $100K Powerball prize thanks to 'lucky mistake'
LANSING, Mich.- A lucky mistake led to a Westland woman winning a $100,400 Powerball prize.
What to watch for in Giants’ second preseason game: Will Odell Beckham Jr. play?
“Coach (Pat Shurmur) and I have a game plan,” Beckham told reporters Thursday in Detroit. “We usually figure it out and we just go from there. So we’ll see what it is for this week, and then worry about next week when it comes.”
NFL Preseason Week 2: What's the latest on Saquon Barkley's hamstring ahead of Giants vs. Lions? | Takeaways
Allen Park, Mich. --For the first time sinceSaquon Barkley's freshman year atPenn Statein 2015, theGiants' rookie running back is at risk ofmissing a game due to injury.
Police arrest driver involved in hit-and-run that killed Wayne County sergeant in Westland
"I would like to say to the person, 'This net is closing,'" Sheriff Benny Napoleon said on Wednesday. "This net is closing fast and, as I said yesterday, it's much better if you turn yourself in than if we have to find you."
I-696 closed in both directions at Southfield Road after semi crashes into overpass
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (WXYZ) - I-696 is closed in both directions at Southfield Road in Southfield Wednesday morning due to a semi-truck crashing into an overpass.Police say the freeway is closed due to the truck striking a light pole and wiring being affected in the crash. It will remain closed until D
VIDEO: Wyandotte police nail lip sync challenge to 'Ice Ice Baby'
It's good to know theWyandotte police, dispatch, judge and so many more city officials have a great sense of humor.The police department released an epic lip sync challenge Wednesday to Vanilla Ice's "Ice, Ice Baby" and it will have you laughing out loud.There are so many classic moments like dispat
Man who confessed to killing girlfriend in Novi charged with homicide
NOVI, Mich. (WXYZ) - The Oakland County Prosecutor's Office has charged Jay Burnett, 34, of Novi, in the death of his girlfriend.
Black nurse claims discrimination over patient request
Teoka S. Williams, who works at Beaumont Hospital in Dearborn, claims the health system violated federal civil rights laws and Michigan's Elliot-Larson Civil Rights Act on Oct. 2, 2017, when she was barred from taking care of the patient.
Farmington Hills Police respond to complaint about indecent exposure outside Kroger store
At about 10:30 a.m., a woman told police that she was with her two-year old son when she saw the man laying on the grass near the road. She asked her husband to check on the man because she thought he was having a medical problem. At that point, she said the man could be seen masturbating.
Police seek driver involved in hit-and-run that killed Wayne County sergeant in Westland
"It sounded like two cars crashed," Weber said. "I said, 'No, I didn't hear no glass lens or anything like that.' I'm walking and I see a car take off, then another car take off and I figured they were chasing them."
Redford Supervisor Kobylarz hospitalized in critical condition after crash
Tracey Schultz Kobylarz, Redford Township's three-term elected supervisor, was hospitalized in critical condition Wednesday, Aug. 15, following a single-vehicle crash the previous evening.
Livonia mayor proposes moving city to 64-gallon recycling carts
Moving to larger recycling carts with Green For Life, the city's current trash hauler, would see the city look to alter its eight-year contract with the Canadian company, which currently has residents use the smaller bins and allow residentsthe option to purchase the larger binsfor an additional $75
Pair charged with stealing guns, tools, SUV in repeat Livonia burglaries
Two men are accused of repeatedly burglarizing a Livonia home and stealing guns, cash, tools and, on their last visit, a sport-utility vehicle they drove around until it ran out of gas.
Man accused of shooting girlfriend several times, killing her inside Walled Lake apartment
WALLED LAKE, Mich.- A man was taken into custody Tuesday after heshot his girlfriend several times, killing her at a Walled Lake apartment, according to police.