law enforcement

"Michigan police agencies seized some $23.9 million last year from suspected drug traffickers, according to a forfeiture report released by the Michigan State Police." (Detroit News)

"A large portion of a lawsuit by the former deputy police chief and inspector against the City of Battle Creek has been dismissed. James Saylor and Maria Alonso will still argue in court their firings on April 29, 2014, were not legal." (Battle Creek Enquirer)

"Police are investigating five new reports of possible shots fired at vehicles. Calhoun County Sheriff Matt Saxton said Thursday two of the reports were Wednesday near Athens and north of Battle Creek and three were last week in Eaton County." (Battle Creek Enquirer)


(MPRN-Lansing) Michigan drivers could show electronic proof of insurance during traffic stops under a bill on its way to Gov. Rick Snyder’s desk. 

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ACLU Staff Attorney Mark Fancher says the Kalamazoo Public Safety Department demonstrated courage, professionalism and integrity when it released a study on racial profiling in 2013.