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Driver Pulled from Burning Vehicle after Crashing During Chase (video)

January 29th 2018

Driver Pulled from Burning Vehicle after Crashing During Chase (video) (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Jan. 29, 2018) Orion Twp,  MI – An Oakland County Sheriff’s Deputy assigned to the Orion Township Substation was on patrol in the area of Baldwin and Brown Roads on Sunday, January 28th around 2:30AM. The Deputy witnessed a driver pass […]

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 […]

Video Shows Pontiac Middle School Arson Suspect

June 8th 2017

Video Shows Pontiac Middle School Arson Suspect (video) (Oakland County Sheriff Dept, June 8, 2017) Pontiac – The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office and the Sheriff’s Office Fire Investigations Unit are requesting information on identifying an individual  who is suspected on setting a fire outside of Pontiac High School. On May 27, 2017, the Sheriff’s Office […]

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 […]

Beheaded Stuffed Animal Hanging from Tree May Be Ethnic Intimidation

July 3rd 2016

Beheaded Stuffed Animal Hanging from Tree May Be Ethnic Intimidation (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, July 3, 2016) Commerce Twp, MI – FROM DAY SHIFT: 07-02-2016, 07:00 hrs. THROUGH MIDNIGHT SHIFT: 07-03-2016, 07:00 hrs. INCIDENT:  09:55 hrs. – Commerce Township – Ethnic Intimidation – #16-113178 SUMMARY:  Deputies responded to the 9000 block of Gittins Blvd for […]

Pontiac Man Accused of Shooting Nephew

February 23rd 2016

Pontiac Man Accused of Shooting Nephew (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Feb. 23, 2016) Pontiac, MI – INCIDENT: 11:48 hrs. – Feb. 20, 2016 – City of Pontiac – Attempt Murder / Shooting – #16-29020 SUMMARY:  Deputies were waved down in the area of Franklin Rd. and Pearsall by a subject who stated someone had just […]

Bloomfield Twp. Man Arrested After Driving Erratically, Waving to Police (video)

January 28th 2015

Bloomfield Twp. Man Arrested After Driving Erratically, Waving to Police (video) (Oakland Co. Sheriff’s Dept, Jan. 28, 2015) INCIDENT: 18:41 Hrs. – JAN 27, 2015 – City of Pontiac – Fleeing and Eluding. 15-13501  Dash Cam Attached SUMMARY: Deputies responded to the area of Cesar Chavez and Montcalm for a silver vehicle that was driving […]