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In 2014, WMUK aired a three-part series about what some call the “trust gap” between Kalamazoo’s Public Safety Department and the city’s minority residents. But many of those residents say that gap has yet to be closed.


"WASHINGTON — Six Republican members of Michigan’s congressional delegation wrote President Barack Obama on Monday asking him to reconsider a decision made earlier this year to have law enforcement agencies return surplus military equipment out of concern it could undermine confidence in police." (Detroit Free Press)

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(MPRN-Lansing) The state Legislature has given its OK to create an alert system for people suspected of killing or injuring on-duty police officers. 

"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)

"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)

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