Detroit Police Department Then and Now Laquan McDonald’s shooting death by a Chicago police officer has created enough of a stir that the U.S. Department of Justice has decided to look deeply at the Chicago Police Department. That’s a relationship with the federal government we know well here in Detroit. In 2003 an agreement was reached to add a federal..

Sweep Nets Nearly 90 Alleged Gang Members

   Federal agents have arrested almost 90 people in Metro Detroit in connection with a nationwide crackdown on gang activity.    Officials with the U-S Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency say federal agents combined with police in more than 280 cities over the past month-and-a-half to target people with ties to gangs.    That includes..