Firefighters are losing control of fires because many streets have no working hydrants.
Fires are ravaging neighborhoods, claiming lives and chasing residents out of the city.
Thieves stole copper plumbing, wiring, fixtures and pipes, while the city left tens of thousands of records behind.
Check out the full list of salaried employees at the Detroit Land Bank.
We reviewed dispatch calls and 911 records to get a clearer picture of the floods and their impact on metro Detroit.
On Detroit’s west side, just six blocks from where the 1967 riot broke out, a battered car is wedged into the corner of a partially collapsed two-story commercial building on Linwood, buried by piles of bricks and concrete.
The former Wayne County sheriff is trying to unseat Executive Robert Ficano.
After waiting 17 minutes for an ambulance that never showed up, firefighters placed the seizing boy in a fire truck and rushed to Children’s Hospital.
The city of Detroit launched an investigation after we presented evidence that Grosse Pointe is building a farmer’s market on the wrong side of the border.
The suspicious fires underscore the vulnerability of a city seemingly incapable of handling the unending arson crisis.