We monitored every fire run since temperatures plummeted Tuesday evening, and what we found was troubling.
The city is woefully behind in shutting off water to thousands of vacant buildings – at a cost to all water users.
The iconic tower is nearly a century old and rises high above the concrete ruins.
“Someone’s gonna die; it’s only a matter of time,” Eric Williams, 57, said near an intersection without working stoplights.
Most of the videos are shot from squad cars while African American men are told to sing or dance.
Vacate a building. Leave everything behind. That’s the Detroit way.
Failures in the Fire Department are prompting calls for Fire Commissioner Don Austin to retire.
Responding publicly to life-threatening challenges is not the administration’s style.
The files contain social security numbers of rape victims, missing people, students, patients and cooperating witnesses to crimes.