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Ferndale Police Investigating Body Found Behind Building

July 6th 2018

Ferndale Police Investigating Body Found Behind Building (Ferndale Police, July 6, 2018) Ferndale, MI – On July 6, 2018 at approximately 10:30am, Ferndale emergency Dispatch was notified that a body had been located by a citizen behind 1521 Hilton.  Ferndale Police were dispatched and due to the condition of the body it was apparent to […]

Safety and Fun Spotlighted in Downtown Ferndale Bike Rodeo

May 27th 2018

Safety and Fun Spotlighted in Downtown Ferndale Bike Rodeo (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 27, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Free helmets, bicycle safety checks, licenses and a test riding course were all part of the annual Downtown Ferndale Bike Rodeo held May 17. Eighteen month old Denver Carter and his mom watched while four-year-old Keegan Carter […]

Ferndale Makes Deal with 8 Wood Motel, Motorama Case Continues

July 31st 2017

Ferndale Makes Deal with 8 Wood Motel, Motorama Case Continues (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 31, 2017) Ferndale, MI – The City of Ferndale has cut a deal with the owner of 8 Wood Motel and is going through the courts in the case over Motorma Motel in regard to the business licenses being denied last […]

Video Shows Peeping Tom Suspect in Ferndale

October 6th 2016

Video Shows Peeping Tom Suspect in Ferndale (Lt. William Wilson, Ferndale Police, Oct. 6, 2016) Ferndale, MI – Ferndale Police are looking for a “Peeping Tom” who has been plaguing a neighborhood near Martin Rd. Park for the last month, particularly at the house of one particular woman. His image has been caught on private […]

Love Triangle on Leroy Street Leads to False Kidnapping Report

May 10th 2016

Love Triangle on Leroy Street Leads to False Kidnapping Report (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 10, 2016) Ferndale, MI – Ferndale Police spent Monday evening searching for a woman who they had been told was kidnapped from a home on Leroy Street, only to find that the woman had not been kidnapped at all. The large […]

Motorama Decision Delayed

May 5th 2016

Motorama Decision Delayed (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 5, 2016) Ferndale, MI –  A hearing before Judge Langford Morris has delayed the decision about if the Motorama Motel at 8 Mile and Woodward in Ferndale will be able to continue operating or if they will have to close. On Feb. 8, The City of Ferndale declined […]

Ferndale Police Step Up to Plate for Youth Assistance…

July 14th 2015

Ferndale Police Step Up to Plate for Youth Assistance w/ Money Won in National Anthem Contest (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 14, 2015) When Ferndale Detective Brendan Moore won a contest to sing the National Anthem at a Detroit Tigers Game last fall, he did not know exactly what his department would do with the $10,000 […]

Porch Fire on Ardmore Reminder of Smoking Risk

May 7th 2013

“Had the police officer not put it out with an extinguisher it could have been much worse damage wise, even with us arriving 1 to 2 minutes behind PD,” said Fire Chief Kevin Sullivan. “Fires can double in size every 11 seconds.”

Police Report: Administrator Injured, Five Arrested in Fight at DLC

March 1st 2013

The fight reportedly started as the result of students taunting each other. Administrators and staff in the school contained the fight; however it resulted in an injury to one administrator.

Police Report: “Fake Cop” Arrested w/ Badge, Handcuffs & Knife

February 28th 2013

The Ferndale officer became suspicious and arrested LAWSON for not having a license on him. Further investigation showed that LAWSON is not nor ever was a police officer. When arrested LAWSON, the officer found a pair of handcuffs and hunting knife in the compartment on the side of the driver’s door.