Attorney General Bill Schuette (R-Midland).
State Attorney General Bill Schuette says his office will investigate a possible murder-for-hire plot involving a prison food service worker.
Michigan State Police suspects an Aramark employee of approaching an inmate of an Upper Peninsula prison about having another inmate killed.
It’s supposed to be a safe place to learn and grow, but some youth advocates say in Michigan there is a growing tendency to criminalize rather than educate children. The advocates are working to fight what they call the “school-to-prison pipeline.”
A lot of life is conducted online these days; you read email, save data on the cloud. You can even meet a life-partner or complete a college degree, all with the click of a mouse.
Union officials are reacting to the latest allegations against people who provide food to Michigan prisons.
A Gladwin County man has been charged with robbing an Amish family in June. He’s now in jail.
Police said 20-year old Doyle Robert Dell was charged with armed robbery and weapons offenses.
Police said there were two incidents where Amish were approached in their buggies on the road and held up.
Dell’s bond was set at $100,000.
A Kalkaska man convicted of murder in 1998 has been granted a new trial, following a new DNA test that shows his DNA was not on the victim’s body.
Now, Jamie Peterson is waiting to see if prosecutors will re-try the case, or if they will drop it all together.
Organizers of a Mecosta County party that got out of hand last weekend are now facing felony charges.
Mecosta County police are working on becoming more social media savvy after a party that started on Facebook got out of hand.
Police in Newaygo county are continuing their investigation into an infant that was abandoned along the side of a road.
Police say they’ve located the mother of the baby. They’re not saying why she abandoned her infant or whether she’ll face criminal charges. Read more
A report by the Michigan Attorney General’s office has found both human and technology failures played a part in the prison escape of a convicted murderer.