Let It Rip: Detroit's changing face; reduced prison sentences

More whites are moving into the city. Some people cheer the change, but others aren't so sure.
Part 1: Detroit's changing face

More whites are moving into the city.

Some people cheer the change, but others aren't so sure.

Our panel:

Karen Dumas, former Detroit City Hall political insider 

John George, head of Motor City Blight Busters

Lee Thomas, former award-winning reporter and anchor at FOX 2

M.L. Elrick, FOX 2 investigative reporter, Pulitzer Prize winning Detroit resident.

Part 2: Reduced prison sentences

A series of bills introduced in the State House today is designed to cut the cost of the state prison system. It is part of Gov. Rick Snyder's plan to cut crime and cut expenses. 

The House and Senate could vote on the package before the summer recess. But some cops fear those reduced sentences could jeopardize public safety. 

Our panel:

John Cromer, formerly convicted, now helps convicts find jobs.

Tim Wiley, New Baltimore police chief

Thomas Romback, attorney and president of the state bar of Michigan.

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