Detroit Police Add 90 Cops to Street Duty
August 20, 2011
The Detroit Police Department plans to add an additional 90 officers to patrol duty in the coming months as part of a plan to bring greater safety to one of America's most violent cities.
Chief Ralph Godbee, Jr., announced the plan to add 50 new officers that will be funded via three-year Community Oriented Policing Services grants from the U.S. Department of Justice. The remaining 40 officers are being moved off desk duty starting Sept. 1.
Source: Detroit Free Press
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K @ 8/30/2011 3:21 PM
This is a great thing for the city of Detroit! Does anyone happen to know when these 50 new officers will be added?
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