Brandon Twp / Ortonville

Stuff to Know When it Snows

February 9th 2018

Stuff to Know When it Snows (C. Proxmire, Dec. 13, 2017) Did you wake up to find your neighborhood covered over with a layer of sparkly white frozen precipitation and a Facebook feed full of various warnings, advisories, and complaints? Though it can be disconcerting, don’t worry. It’s called snow, and it’s something we’ve dealt […]

Spaghetti Dinner to Benefit Springfield Active Adults Jan. 22

January 19th 2018

Spaghetti Dinner to Benefit Springfield Active Adults Jan. 22 Davisburg, MI – All You Can Eat Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser Monday, January 22nd Benefiting the 50+ Active Adults & Springfield Township Parks & Recreation COST: 9 Year Olds – Adults $7 5 – 8 Year Olds $4 Ages 4 and Under Eat for FREE! TIME: 4:30-7:00pm […]

Suspect Arraigned in Deputy Overall’s Death, Claimed to be God

November 25th 2017

Suspect Arraigned in Deputy Overall’s Death, Claimed to be God (video) Pontiac, MI – 22 year old Christopher Joseph Berak reportedly went to both Lapeer County Jail and Thumb Correctional Facility on Wednesday night before the pursuit which ended with the fatal running down of Oakland County Deputy Eric Overall in Brandon Township. Lapeer County […]

Candlelight Vigil Held for Fallen Deputy Eric Overall (video)

November 23rd 2017

Candlelight Vigil Held for Fallen Deputy Eric Overall (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 23, 2017) Pontiac, MI – Oakland County Deputy Eric Overall paid the ultimate price Thanksgiving morning when he was killed by a driver running from police in pursuit on M15 in Brandon Township.  The driver hit Deputy Overall as he was laying […]

Driver to Be Charged w/Murder in Thanksgiving Day Death of Deputy Eric Overall

November 23rd 2017

Driver to Be Charged with Murder in Thanksgiving Day Death of Deputy Eric Overall (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Nov. 23, 2017) Brandon Township, MI – Deputy Eric Overall, age 50 who was a 22 year veteran of the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, was tragically killed this morning while deploying “Stop Sticks” on M-15 at the […]

Oakland County Deputy Killed in Line of Duty Thanksgiving Morning

November 23rd 2017

Oakland County Deputy Killed in Line of Duty Thanksgiving Morning (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Nov. 23, 2017)   Brandon Township, MI – Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bouchard sadly informs the community that one of our Sheriff’s Deputies was tragically killed today at approximately 12:31am during a police pursuit. A police pursuit started in Lapeer County […]

Businesses Encouraged to Register for Shop Small with Oakland County

November 16th 2017

Businesses Encouraged to Register for Shop Small with Oakland County (Oakland County, Nov. 16, 2017) Oakland County, MI – Oakland County small businesses that hope to see green during the upcoming holiday shopping season could pocket a little green for themselves – $1,000 – just for registering for Oakland County’s Small Business Saturday to Saturday […]

Ortonville Shooting Suspect Michael Quigley is in Custody

November 15th 2017

Ortonville Shooting Suspect Michael Quigley is in Custody (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Nov. 15, 2017) Ortonville, MI  – As of 5:20pm, Michael Joseph Quigley, the suspect wanted in the attempted murder in Brandon Township, has been detained and is in the custody of the Sheriff’s Office. Captain Gary Miller will be providing an update at […]

Details Released in Ortonville Shooting, Suspect Still at Large

November 15th 2017

Details Released in Ortonville Shooting, Suspect Still at Large (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Nov. 15, 2017) Ortonville, MI – The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office Brandon Township Substation is investigating the attempted murder of two Brandon Township residents, who were both shot in the head in the evening of November 14, 2017, in the 90 block […]

Manhunt Underway in Ortonville After Two People Shot – UPDATED

November 14th 2017

Manhunt Underway in Ortonville After Two People Shot (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 14, 2017) Ortonville, MI – Residents in Ortonville spent Tuesday night in fear as Oakland County Sheriff”s deputies and Michigan State Police scoured the Village for a man they consider armed and dangerous after shooting a man and woman at an apartment complex […]