Detroit police say Montgomery forced Emoni Smith into his car Tuesday night near E. Warren and Penrod, and then shot another woman who witnessed the kidnapping.
"I run into people all the time that say I remember you used to buy stuff for the neighborhood or stop the ice cream truck and paid for everyone, but I was doing bad things to be able to do those good things. But being a child - you really don't look at it like that. "Not only did I do it as a child, but I was pushed into it by law enforcement - let's not forget that. So, A lot of those things that I went through and did, I was taught to do."
Elaine Bryant will be the city's first Black woman to hold the post. Her job won't be easy as she faces a city with a record number of homicides and anti-police sentiment after an investigation began into practices that violated minority group's rights.
A witness told DPD that the girl found an unsecured gun and accidentally shot herself inside a residence in the 1900 block of Chene Court. Previously, Detroit police said the child was wounded at Harris Park, while with her father which was incorrect after further investigation.
Detroit police are investigating a report of a child shot at Harris Park near Jefferson and Chene on the city's east side.
Evidence markers dotted the street where a man was gunned down Monday afternoon. It happened behind a home at Bassett and Francis in southwest Detroit.
Two dead bodies were found inside a house near Berden Street and Moross Road.
Detroit Police said an 18-year-old nursing student was an innocent victim when she was shot and killed while riding her bike Wednesday afternoon.
Detroit police are using Project Green Light as well as cameras throughout the city, to catch litterbugs.
"The speed limit on that area of the freeway is 70 miles an hour, we did not even try to get anybody under 85," Shaw said. "The top speed today was 115. We ended out about 4 o'clock this afternoon with a 100 (mile per hour ticket)."
Detroit police said it responds to at least 20 calls a day on average for people going through a mental health crisis.
The crash happened at Dexter and Ewald when the driver of a silver BMW allegedly fled a Detroit police cruiser and ran a red light, hitting a van.
Monday’s shooting was not the first at Chalmers Community Hall. Six people were shot there, one fatally, back in March of 2015. leading some to wonder why no action was taken against the business then when it was operating illegally.
Deonne Dotson accepted bribes from owners and operators of automobile collision shops in exchange for referring stolen and abandoned vehicles recovered in the City of Detroit to their shops. The then-police officer created false reports for money from the owners and operators of the same collision shops.
Detroit Police said they have a suspect in custody for the shooting death of a 30-year-old man early Tuesday morning.
The Farmington Hills man who has sued Detroit police after being wrongfully identified by the department's facial recognition technology in a shoplifting investigation is testifying in front of a congressional subcommittee Tuesday.
Police aren't having a lot of luck getting people to talk. One commander said "nobody is pounding our doors down to tell us what happened" despite 6 being struck by gunfire.
Along with family and friends, Detroit firefighters honored the life of Senior Lieutenant Frank Dombrowski, who was shot and killed Monday night at a Shell gas station due to a road rage incident.
Detroit Police held a recruiting event for the 10th precinct Saturday at Knox Park. They say they will be holding recruiting events for each precinct coming in the next months.
Detroit Police are looking for information on missing teen Sommer Fairrow who was last seen on July 7 around 1:43 pm on Eastlawn in Detroit.