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Authorities say officers shot and killed a man who fatally shot a police dog near a banquet hall in suburban Detroit.

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A Michigan man who was sentenced to life in prison as a teenager on charges of robbery, abduction and murder has the right to be resentenced, a judge ruled.

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Police say a 7-year-old girl was fatally shot inside a Michigan home in a burst of gunfire that may have been intended for a family member.

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A 29-year-old man has been charged with murder in the slaying of his wife, whose remains were found in a lot southwest of Detroit.

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The Michigan appeals court for the first time has affirmed the use of new DNA testing technology to assist authorities in investigating a crime.

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Authorities say a 33-year-old homicide suspect who was injured while exchanging gunfire with officers on a freeway in western Michigan is out of the hospital and behind bars.

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The chief of Michigan State University’s police department is retiring. Jim Dunlap has led the department since 2002.

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The Michigan Supreme Court has rejected an attempt to reopen the conviction of a western Michigan man who was charged with killing his sister and brother-in-law 26 years after their deaths.

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Officials in southern Michigan are distributing free lightbulbs and having volunteers help install them in neighborhoods as part of an initiative to curb crime.

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People convicted of crimes would have to listen to victim statements at their sentencing hearings – if a bill making its way through the state Legislature becomes law. 


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