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Crime in Detroit neighborhoods: Blight and illegal dumping
Crime in Detroit neighborhoods: Blight and illegal dumping
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One of the big issues in Detroit is blight. People walking away from their properties or foreclosures are the base of the problem. After that, it’s people stealing things out of the empty house.

Crime in Detroit neighborhoods: Expanding the Green Light initiative
Crime in Detroit neighborhoods: Expanding the Green Light initiative
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The Detroit Police Department started promoting its Green Light initiative in January of 2016. It began as a response to late night high profile criminal events at gas stations. Now it’s also being promoted to business owners who don’t think police are patrolling their neighborhood enough.

Crime in Detroit neighborhoods: Where are the police?
Crime in Detroit neighborhoods: Where are the police?
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Detroit’s reputation as a high crime city has not gone away, but its crime rate is down substantially. It’s been falling since the 1980s. But there are areas of the city that are not as safe as others.

Protesters gather in front of Detroit federal building calling for end of Chaldean deportations
This Detroit teacher uses music to expose students to history, politics and power.
This Detroit teacher uses music to expose students to history, politics and power.
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‘They walk in here and they don’t even know who they are.’

Toxic Town: Michigan’s Most Polluted Zip Code
Toxic Town: Michigan’s Most Polluted Zip Code
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From DPTV’s MiWeek hosted by Christy McDonald, One Detroit’s Will Glover reports on what life is like in 48217.

21 Days to Exile – Tracking one Detroit woman’s deportation
21 Days to Exile – Tracking one Detroit woman’s deportation
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Deportations are up nearly 40 percent since Trump took office, according to ICE.

Chaldean, Iraqi communities across Metro Detroit scramble to act following ICE detentions
Chaldean, Iraqi communities across Metro Detroit scramble to act following ICE detentions
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…ICE raids that targeted, captured and detained dozens of Iraqi Americans…

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