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Ferndale Hires Outside Experts to Review Police Department

May 16th 2018

Ferndale Hires Outside Experts to Review Police Department (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 16, 2018) Ferndale, MI-  Ferndale is following through with the promise to dig deep into the Police Department following the early retirement of Chief Collins and several unsavory news stories about the department. At Monday’s City Council there was a unanimous decision to […]

County Sheriff, Chiefs from Southfield, Oak Park, Farmington Hills Discuss Race

April 10th 2017

County Sheriff, Chiefs from Southfield, Oak Park, Farmington Hills Discuss Race (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 8, 2017) Southfield, MI – What are the results of taking a proactive approach to community policing and addressing racial inequities?  Police Chiefs from through SE Michigan and Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bouchard were among the speakers at the Race […]

Royal Oak Police Cops & Donuts Crime Prevention Mtg. Oct 11

September 9th 2016

Royal Oak Police Cops & Donuts Crime Prevention Mtg. Oct 11 (Event Page) Royal Oak, MI – The Royal Oak Crime Prevention Council is hosting another Neighborhood Meeting with Deputy Chief Mike Frazier of the ROPD. A survey of residents’ topics of interest will be used to determine the agenda for the presentation. Go to […]

Leadership Style Earns OP Public Safety Director Statewide Award

May 29th 2016

Leadership Style Earns Oak Park Public Safety Director Statewide Award (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 29, 2016) Oak Park, MI – Oak Park Public Safety Director Steve Cooper has been in charge of Police and Fire services since 2012 and has been with the department since 1990, working his way up the ranks from a patrol […]