Father Solanus Casey, a Capuchin priest from Detroit, received beatification from Pope Francis after a miracle was confirmed. It’s a step toward Sainthood.
A 20-year-old Detroit man was fatally shot by a federal agent who was serving him with a warrant at his father’s house on April 27.
Jakari Pearson, an 8 year-old boy living in Detroit, was shot and killed after a bullet broke through his bedroom window and pierced his chest.
Raymond Durham was identified by Detroit news media as the person of interest in a shooting of two Detroit, Michigan police officers.
Officer William Melendez has been arrested after a video showed him and other Michigan police officers beating Floyd Dent, an unarmed man, during an arrest.
The news reports that Detroit is extremely dilapidated, but nothing better illustrates it than these comparison pictures of Bing and Google Maps street view.