Criminal Justice

A Senate probe found Lucido sexually harassed women. Now he’s running...

State Sen. Peter Lucido (R-Shelby Twp.) says he will run for Macomb County prosecutor this fall. This announcement follows a state Senate sexual harassment...

What happens behind closed doors? Social isolation during COVID-19 endangers domestic...

People in Michigan and across the country are following health officials’ warnings and staying home to reduce the spread of COVID-19. However, behind closed doors,...

Nessel charges Democratic Macomb Co. Prosecutor Eric Smith with embezzlement

Macomb County Prosecutor Eric Smith, former County Treasurer and state Rep. Derek Miller (D-Warren) and two others have been charged with a number of...

From custody agreements to construction: What you need to know about...

As of 12:01 a.m. Tuesday, Michigan is under a stay at home order to stop the spread of COVID-19, the disease from a new...

AG dispatching special agents to stop price gouging

Special agents will now be helping Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel crack down on price gouging amid the outbreak of COVID-19, a disease caused...

COVID-19 scammers posing as health dept. employees

Scammers are spoofing phone numbers of Ionia County Health Department, the Michigan attorney general's office announced. Callers are posing as employees to gain people’s...

3 Michigan coronavirus deaths reported, all in metro Detroit

Three people in Michigan have died due to COVID-19.  The first death reported was a man in his 50s at a Beaumont Hospital in Wayne...

No arrests in quietest St. Patrick’s Day in East Lansing police...

In an unprecedented turn of events, East Lansing Police Department (ELPD) made no arrests on St. Patrick’s Day, according to Deputy Chief Steve Gonzalez. Last...

Garden City man charged with threatening state senator

Police have charged John Mailley, 59, with ethnic intimidation felonies after threatening state Sen. Erika Geiss (D-Taylor), the Lansing State Journal reported Tuesday. The...

Michigan almost had robust sick leave in 2018. Republicans killed it.

As the number of COVID-19 cases in Michigan continues to rise, thousands of Michiganders are being sent home from their jobs in an attempt...

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