News from Across eWashtenaw
These news stories come from all departments and sections of eWashtenaw.
On Tuesday the Speedway gas station at 1395 E. Michigan Ave. was robbed. The suspect was I.D.'d by deputies and received a tip from several citizens pointing deputies to his location.
Problem Oriented Policing is the operating philosophy of the Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office and over the last few years we have been progressing towards full implementation.
Washtenaw County Sheriff Jerry Clayton & Ann Arbor Police Chief Barnett Jones - The City of Ann Arbor anticipates saving $400,000 a year by contracting with the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Department for dispatch services. Talks are underway to work out a deal that the County estimates would be cost-neutral for the County and would help streamline dispatch services.
An expert team of doctors and researchers from the University of Michigan developed the toolkit to help people with depression take charge of their recovery and wellness. The site hosts information for those newly diagnosed, those wondering if they might be experiencing depression, their family, friends, and caregivers.
This applies to all Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems foreclosures, with a few exceptions.
Starting in May 2011, Washtenaw County and the City of Ann Arbor are previewing a newly-redesigned public mapping system.
2 arrests have been made and several computers were recovered from the approximately 80 computers stolen from Ypsilanti Public Schools.
Today, around 2:10pm the Key Bank located at the corner of Washtenaw and Hewitt was robbed. See full article for pictures.
The 2010 Community Report released by Sheriff Clayton is the start of a conversation regarding the public safety challenges facing our community.
Troy Lewis is wanted in connection with a series of crimes that took place on 1/14/11 and 3/9/11.
The Chair of the Board's Perspective on the Board of Commissioners' Retreat
This morning just after 9:30am Metro Dispatch received a 911 call of a bank robbery that had just taken place. The TCF bank located on Hewitt and Packard in Ypsilanti Township was where the incident took place.
Rico Montez Chandler is wanted in connection with an assault with intent to murder incident that occurred on 1/29/2011 in Ypsilanti Township.
On January 13, 2011 a Felonious Assault occurred in the 2000 block of Grove Rd. in Ypsilanti Township. David Cameron was identified as the suspect and later arrested.
A wide-ranging interview with the county's top law enforcer, who talks about community safety, officer safety, and how to pay for it all.
On 1-10-2011 Washtenaw County Deputies responded to a call of shots fired at the 1100 block of Share st. in Ypsilanti Township.
On 01/11/2011, Deputies assigned to Lodi Township responded to the 7000 block of Lindemann Road (West of Alber Road) for a home invasion in progress. The Deputies arrived and found the homeowner holding the suspect, a forty-eight year-old male Saline resident, down on the side deck.
Each year Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office staff hosts dozens of kids from across Washtenaw County. Each kid is teamed up with a deputy for the day and able to shop and buy gifts. It's our way of celebrating and giving back during the holiday season.