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Michigan State Police Receive Federal Authorization to Fly "Drones"

March 10, 2015
Michigan State Police have become one of the first law enforcement agencies in the nation to receive authorization from the Federal Aviation Authority to use unmanned aerial systems, commonly referred to as drones, in police operations.

Lost Michigan Toddler Saved by Trooper, K-9 After 22 Hours in Woods

November 10, 2014
A 2-year-old girl was grinning ear to ear Thursday, wrapped in a blanket after being found in the woods 22 hours after she wandered away from her Michigan home. More Here.

Video: Lost Michigan Toddler Saved by Trooper, K-9 After 22 Hours in Woods

November 10, 2014
Brooklyn Lynn Lilly wandered off while playing outside her home in Tawas City in the eastern part of the state near Lake Huron.

Michigan State Police to Use Aeryon SkyRanger UAS Statewide

October 24, 2014
Based on successful public safety scenario trials and training officers to operate the Aeryon SkyRanger, the Michigan State Police has announced plans to roll out its UAS program statewide.

Video: Michigan Police Use PIT Maneuver to End Chase

July 12, 2014
Dash cam video shows Michigan Police using a PIT maneuver to end a car chase through a neighborhood.

Michigan Police Use PIT Maneuver to End Chase

July 12, 2014
Clinton County (Mich.) Police have released dash cam footage from a recent vehicle pursuit, which ended in a PIT maneuver. The suspect lead police on a 10-minute chase after fleeing from an officer attempting a traffic stop. Read Full Story Here.

Michigan Trooper Wounded at Flint Standoff, Suspect Found Dead

July 10, 2014
An 11-hour standoff on the north side of Flint, Mich., ended when officers used construction equipment to remove the roof of a dwelling on Sherman Avenue, finding one person dead Wednesday.

Video: Michigan Trooper's Dashcam Captures Deadly Head-On Crash

April 24, 2014
Michigan State Police say last Tuesday night, 29-year-old Jeremy Smeltzer was speeding the wrong way on US-131 near the I-94 interchange. His truck crashed head-on into a car and Smeltzer and the driver of the other vehicle--21-year-old Jaryd Ford--were killed.

Michigan Trooper's Dashcam Captures Deadly Head-On Crash

April 24, 2014
Michigan State Police say last Tuesday night, 29-year-old Jeremy Smeltzer was speeding the wrong way on US-131 near the I-94 interchange. His truck crashed head-on into a car and Smeltzer and the driver of the other vehicle--21-year-old Jaryd Ford--were killed. Read Full Story Here.

Video: Dashcam Shows MSP Trooper, Suspect Falling Off Bridge

November 11, 2013
A Saginaw Township police cruiser's dash camera captured the moment when a Michigan State Police trooper and a suspect who had bolted from a vehicle after a police chase fell from a highway overpass in Saginaw County, Mlive reports.

Dashcam Shows MSP Trooper, Suspect Falling Off Bridge

November 11, 2013
Dashcam video captured a Michigan State Police trooper and a suspect falling off a roadway bridge. Read full story here.

Trooper's Alleged Killer Is Son of Former Officer

September 11, 2013
Eric Knysz and his wife Sarah, 21, now face charges in the roadside shooting of Trooper Paul Butterfield. Knysz' father, Jack, a former Calumet City (Ill.) Police officer, told WOOD a .357 Magnum revolver is missing from his home.

Slain Mich. Trooper Helped Capture His Suspected Killer

September 10, 2013
Michigan Trooper Paul Butterfield died late Monday after he was shot in the head at a vehicle stop in a rural area in the western area of the state. The trooper's radio call helped lead law enforcement to his alleged killer.

MorphoTrust Secures Trio of Fingerprinting Contracts

June 28, 2013
MorphoTrust USA (Safran) has secured fingerprinting contracts in Maine, Michigan, and Florida that could yield up to $54 million in revenue over the next six years.

Chrysler Introduces AWD Police Charger for 2014

June 13, 2013
Chrysler will introduce an all-wheel drive version of its Dodge Charger Pursuit patrol car for the 2014 model year that will compete with the Ford Police Interceptor with that power-train.

Mich. Agency Cuts 61% of Force In 18 Months

June 6, 2013
The Inkster (Mich.) Police Department has requested help from the Michigan State Police for patrol coverage, after budget cuts have caused the loss of 61% of the force in the past 18 months.

Training Sims Help Officers Use Appropriate Force

April 11, 2013

Nothing is exactly the same as being in an incident on the street, but today’s use-of-force judgment training simulators are getting darn close. And the more experience law enforcement officers have with split-second decision-making in a realistic training setting, the better they’ll be at making the right call on duty.

Detroit One Crime Initiative Targets Gun Violence

March 26, 2013
Detroit's elected and law enforcement leaders hope to reduce gun-related violence in the shattered city by 25% this year through targeted enforcement and agency collaboration.

Video: Mich. Traffic Stop Leads to Pursuit, Gunfight

February 18, 2013
Northville Township (Mich.) Police have released a video showing the incidents before this week's fatal police shooting in Washtenaw County, including an exchange of gunfire during a traffic stop and a high-speed chase.

Mich. Traffic Stop Leads to Pursuit, Gunfight

February 18, 2013
Northville Township (Mich.) Police released dash-cam video showing a high-speed chase and officers exchanging gunfire with the suspect during a traffic stop. Read the full story here.
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