12 Year Old Expelled from Everest Academy in Clarkston for “Kill List”

12 Year Old Expelled from Everest Academy in Clarkston for “Kill List” (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, May 16, 2018) Clarkston, MI – INCIDENT:  13:32 hrs. May 16, 2018 – Independence Township – School Incident / Threats – #18-90370   SUMMARY:  Deputies responded to the Everest Academy located in the 5900 block of Clarkston Road for…

Man Killed by Fallen Tree During High Winds in Independence Twp.

Man Killed by Fallen Tree During High Winds in Independence Twp. (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, May 5, 2018) INCIDENT:  11:57 hrs.May 4, 2018 – Independence Township – Death Investigation / Crushed by Tree – #18- 82733   SUMMARY:  Deputies and Independence Township Fire Department responded to the 4700 block of Rattek for a subject trapped…

Man Killed by Fallen Tree During High Winds in Independence Twp.

Man Killed by Fallen Tree During High Winds in Independence Twp. (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, May 5, 2018) INCIDENT:  11:57 hrs.May 4, 2018 – Independence Township – Death Investigation / Crushed by Tree – #18- 82733   SUMMARY:  Deputies and Independence Township Fire Department responded to the 4700 block of Rattek for a subject trapped…

Semi Truck Driver Who Hit Dentist Office in Clarkston Charged

Semi Truck Driver Who Hit Dentist Office in Clarkston Charged Clarkston, MI – The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, the Crash Reconstruction Unit, and Deputies from the Independence Substation have been continuing their investigation into the circumstances surrounding a personal injury crash which occurred on April 20, 2018, in the City of the Village of Clarkston.…

Semi Truck Driver Who Hit Dentist Office in Clarkston Charged

Semi Truck Driver Who Hit Dentist Office in Clarkston Charged Clarkston, MI – The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, the Crash Reconstruction Unit, and Deputies from the Independence Substation have been continuing their investigation into the circumstances surrounding a personal injury crash which occurred on April 20, 2018, in the City of the Village of Clarkston.…

Firefighters Rescue Distressed Man from Radio Tower at Pine Knob

Firefighters Rescue Distressed Man from Radio Tower at Pine Knob (Oakland County Sheriff’s Department, April 20, 2018) Independence Township, MI – INCIDENT:  21:23 hrs. – Independence Township – Suicidal Subject / Involuntary Committal – #18-71914 SUMMARY:  The Sheriff’s Operations Center received a 9-1-1 call from a subject who stated that he was suicidal and that…

Firefighters Rescue Distressed Man from Radio Tower at Pine Knob

Firefighters Rescue Distressed Man from Radio Tower at Pine Knob (Oakland County Sheriff’s Department, April 20, 2018) Independence Township, MI – INCIDENT:  21:23 hrs. – Independence Township – Suicidal Subject / Involuntary Committal – #18-71914 SUMMARY:  The Sheriff’s Operations Center received a 9-1-1 call from a subject who stated that he was suicidal and that…

Superintendents Assure Parents, Share Resources in Wake of Florida School Shooting

Superintendents Assure Parents, Share Resources in Wake of  Florida School Shooting (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 15, 2018) Clarkston, Farmington, Ferndale, Madison Heights,  MI – Wednesday’s shooting in Parkland Florida left 17 people dead.  It also left parents and school administrators across the country with a painful reminder of the need to keep students safe. “When…

Superintendents Assure Parents, Share Resources in Wake of Florida School Shooting

Superintendents Assure Parents, Share Resources in Wake of  Florida School Shooting (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 15, 2018) Clarkston, Farmington, Ferndale, Madison Heights,  MI – Wednesday’s shooting in Parkland Florida left 17 people dead.  It also left parents and school administrators across the country with a painful reminder of the need to keep students safe. “When…

Clarkston Schools Accepts Report on Rod Rock’s Relationship…

Clarkston Schools Accepts Report on Rod Rock’s Relationship with Former Student (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 14, 2018) Clarkston, MI – Clarkston Community Schools released findings from law firm Dickinson Wright that looked into former Superintendent Rod Rock’s relationship and history in the district to see if any wrongdoing had taken place that the district was…