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Detroit's Murder Rate Rises In 2001
December 31, 2001
After a two-year decline, newly released statistics show Detroit's murder rate rose in 2001.

Air Quality Ruled 'Unhealthy' In Metro Detroit
February 4, 2005
Air pollution built to unhealthy levels in Detroit.

Detroit Ranks Fourth In Auto Thefts
April 30, 2002
Detroit ranks fourth nationally in the rate of vehicle thefts per capita, according to a survey released Tuesday.

Detroit Man Beaten To Death With Barbell
February 4, 2005
Man's Body Found Wrapped In Blankets. Nathan Cooper, 57, died from blunt force trauma to the head. An autopsy revealed that Cooper was beaten to death by a 20-pound barbell.

Ex-Officer Nevers Released From Prison
May 24, 2001
A former Detroit police officer, accused in the beating death of of Malice Green with a heavy flashlight in 1992, has been released from prison.

Magazine Names Best, Worst Cities For STDs
October 14, 2004
Men's Health magazine says Detroit is the nation's sexual disease capital. It based the rankings primarily on gonorrhea, syphilis and chlamydia data gathered in 2002 by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for 101 major cities. "The Motor City is now the easiest place for an STD to hitch a ride," the article said.