Detroit Crime

Why was this Detroit neighborhood shot up?
Charlie Langton
WWJ News
September 17, 2020 - 8:18 am
Detroit police are trying to find who shot up a neighborhood early this morning.
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WWJ News
September 16, 2020 - 8:26 am
Nearly 30 hours after the standoff began, Detroit police are still waiting out a situation where an armed man who fled them after a traffic stop was holed up with hostages.
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Deandre Williams and Bryant Searcy
Deandre Williams, left, and Corporal Bryant Searcy. (Photos: Wayne County Sheriff's Office)
WWJ News
September 09, 2020 - 11:22 am
A Wayne County jail inmate is facing murder and other charges related to the death of Wayne County Sheriff's Department Corporal Bryant Searcy.
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U.S. Attorney Matthew Schneider
U.S. Attorney Matthew Schneider speaks about Operation Legend. (Photo: Jon Hewett/WWJ)
WWJ News
July 29, 2020 - 5:47 pm
Authorities say the goal of the effort, dubbed "Operation Legend" is to reduce crime, not quell protests against racism or excessive force by police.
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james craig
Screenshot (Credit: City of Detroit)
WWJ News
July 28, 2020 - 12:09 pm
"We have not seen the number of handguns that we're seeing now," Chief Craig told reporters.
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Detroit Police Car
(Photo: WWJ/Vickie Thomas)
WWJ News
July 20, 2020 - 5:00 pm
"As of today, we're up 7% in violent crime," Detroit Police Chief James Craig told reporters.
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FOur shot at coney island in Detroit
Charlie Langton/WWJ
WWJ News
July 20, 2020 - 7:57 am
A quadruple shooting at Eagle's Coney Island in Detroit left three people dead and one critically injured.
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Duggan news conference
Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan speaks at a news conference. (Screenshot: City of Detroit)
Marisa Jenkins
June 18, 2020 - 1:33 pm
"We've gotta get cops back in the neighborhoods, and not having to watch the city at night for the protests."
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Detroit Mayor news conference
Video Screenshot (City of Detroit)
WWJ News
March 30, 2020 - 4:37 pm
“The shelter in place is having the same effect it did in New York; response time is still good,” Duggan said.
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Chief Craig Newser
(Photo: Jon Hewett/WWJ)
WWJ News
January 03, 2020 - 2:12 pm
There were 273 homicides in Detroit in 2019.
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