Suspect Shot in Buttocks after Pulling Knife on Deputies in Pursuit

Suspect Shot in Buttocks after Pulling Knife on Deputies in Pursuit (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Jan. 27, 2018) Pontiac, MI- INCIDENT:  21:03 hrs. – City of Pontiac – Unlawful Driving Away of an Automobile (UDAA) / Vehicle Pursuit – Pursuit Immobilization Technique (PIT Maneuver) / Shots Fired – #18-17057 – FROM DAY SHIFT:  01-26-2018, 07:00…

Suspect Shot in Buttocks after Pulling Knife on Deputies in Pursuit

Suspect Shot in Buttocks after Pulling Knife on Deputies in Pursuit (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Jan. 27, 2018) Pontiac, MI- INCIDENT:  21:03 hrs. – City of Pontiac – Unlawful Driving Away of an Automobile (UDAA) / Vehicle Pursuit – Pursuit Immobilization Technique (PIT Maneuver) / Shots Fired – #18-17057 – FROM DAY SHIFT:  01-26-2018, 07:00…

Suspect Shot in Buttocks after Pulling Knife on Deputies in Pursuit

Suspect Shot in Buttocks after Pulling Knife on Deputies in Pursuit (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Jan. 27, 2018) Pontiac, MI- INCIDENT:  21:03 hrs. – City of Pontiac – Unlawful Driving Away of an Automobile (UDAA) / Vehicle Pursuit – Pursuit Immobilization Technique (PIT Maneuver) / Shots Fired – #18-17057 – FROM DAY SHIFT:  01-26-2018, 07:00…

Pontiac’s Menagerie Prepares to Open, Seeking Artists

Pontiac’s New Restaurant Menagerie Prepares to Open, Seeking Artists (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 7, 2018) Pontiac, MI – As the Menagerie Lounge prepares for their Feb. 2018 opening in Downtown Pontiac, entrepreneurs and culinary creators April and James Forbes are looking for the finishing touches to make their newest venture one to remember. They are…

Suspect Sought in Pontiac and Auburn Hills Robberies

Suspect Sought in Pontiac and Auburn Hills Robberies (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Dec. 5, 2017) Pontiac, Auburn Hills, MI – FROM DAY SHIFT: 12-24-2017, 07:00 hrs. THROUGH MIDNIGHT SHIFT: 12-25-2017, 07:00 hrs. INCIDENT: 17:30hrs. – City of Pontiac-Attempt Armed Robbery of a Business: #17-234777 SUMMARY: Deputies were dispatched to an address in the 200 block…

Candlelight Vigil Held for Fallen Deputy Eric Overall (video)

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…

Oakland County Deputy Killed in Line of Duty Thanksgiving Morning

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…

Oakland County African American Parent Network Conference Nov. 11

Oakland County African American Parent Network Conference Nov. 11 Join us for our first Oakland County AAPN Collaborative Family Conference! This event is open to all families building a community around student success. Parents and students Invited! We have an exciting line up to share with you … Social Media Secrets: Presented by Rasheda Williams,…