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Michigan’s Attorney General says there is insufficient evidence to justify criminal charges against Lansing Police Department officers who restrained a man moments before he died.


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The family of a man who died in the Lansing jail while being restrained gathered with activists in front of the Lansing Police Department Friday. They demanded justice for Anthony Hulon nearly a year after his death.


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A Michigan nonprofit that helps people struggling with narcotics abuse is expanding to 14 law enforcement agencies in Ingham, Eaton and Clinton Counties.


Michigan Officer On Leave After Rough Arrest Of Suspect

Nov 13, 2020
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A police officer in Michigan’s capital has been placed on leave after video revealed an aggressive arrest of an assault suspect who pleaded “I can’t breathe.”

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The Lansing Police Department is facing a civil lawsuit in the alleged wrongful death of a man in its custody earlier this year.


The Lansing city council has decided not to include a proposed police funding cut in its budget recommendation to the mayor.


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The city of Lansing is getting an assist from Grand Rapids in its efforts to address racial justice and equity issues.


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The city of Lansing hosted an online town hall Thursday to gather public input on funding the Lansing Police Department. 

 


The Lansing city council heard more than two hours of public comment during a meeting Monday night over a proposal to cut the city’s police budget in half over five years.


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The Lansing Police Department says it will no longer stop drivers for traffic violations that do not pose a threat to public safety. 

 


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