Category: Detroit

Detroit Police Chief Tells Homeowners Don’t Wait For Cops – Shoot Thugs

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Detroit Police Chief James Craig is telling homeowners to take the law in their own hands when it comes to thugs. Craig has given homeowners the green light to shoot up the thugs that are breaking into their homes.

Actress Hargitay backs Detroit rape kit project

Rape Kit Backlog Detroit

Wayne County Prosecutor Kym L. Worthy gets a hug from actress Mariska Hargitay during a news conference to discuss progress on the Detroit rape kit initiative at Frank Murphy Hall of Justice in Detroit on Monday, March 10, 2014. (AP Photo/Detroit Free Press, Romain Blanquart)

Detroit police feel the pain of city’s money woes

In this Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013 file photo, a Detroit Police officer stands guard behind barrier tape at the scene of a shooting which left three dead at a barbershop in Detroit. Police Chief James Craig points to a 14 percent decline in criminal homicides in 2013 from the previous year - from 386 in 2012 to 333 - precisely the same number of homicides that occurred in New York City, which has a population almost a dozen times larger than Detroit’s. (AP Photo/Detroit News, Elizabeth Conley)

In this Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013 file photo, a Detroit Police officer stands guard behind barrier tape at the scene of a shooting which left three dead at a barbershop in Detroit. Police Chief James Craig points to a 14 percent decline in criminal homicides in 2013 from the previous year – from 386 in 2012 to 333 – precisely the same number of homicides that occurred in New York City, which has a population almost a dozen times larger than Detroit’s. (AP Photo/Detroit News, Elizabeth Conley)

Anna Gordy Gaye, Marvin Gaye’s ex-wife, dies at 92

Motown Records founder Barry Gordy offers consolation to his sister Anna Gordy Gaye at a public visitation of Marvin Gaye's body in 1984. (AP Photo/File)

Motown Records founder Barry Gordy offers consolation to his sister Anna Gordy Gaye at a public visitation of Marvin Gaye’s body in 1984. (AP Photo/File)

DETROIT (AP) — Anna Gordy Gaye, who was married to musical great Marvin Gaye and whose brother founded Motown Records, has died, her family said. She was 92.