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Back to School Community Connection Day [Video]

The Macomb Homeless Coalition held its annual community connection day at the Salvation Army of Warren. The connection day is  held four times a year and time around the focus is on back to school. 54 more words

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Macomb County's Mark Hackel Angrily Defends Care Of Man Who Died In Jail

MOUNT CLEMENS (WWJ) – Tired, they say, of being lampooned in the media for allegedly not caring for a man who died in jail, Macomb County officials spoke out Thursday in their own defense. 697 more words


Macomb County Seeks To Dismiss Lawsuit Over Inmate's Death

MOUNT CLEMENS (WWJ/AP) – Macomb County is seeking to dismiss a lawsuit that says a man sent to a Detroit-area jail for a driving offense died after 16 days after suffering serious withdrawals from drug use. 540 more words


Contrary to popular belief...

People do still die in “debtor’s prison.” Yes, in America. And here is an example from Macomb County, Michigan.

Let this sink in. This man was in jail for A TRAFFIC TICKET. 77 more words

Man Faces Terrorism Charge After Prosecutors Say He Threatened To Kill Macomb County Judge

MOUNT CLEMENS (WWJ) – A Macomb County man is facing a terrorism charge after allegedly threatening to kill a judge and blow up her car if he didn’t get his way in a custody case. 158 more words


Breaking: Disturbing Video of David Stojcevski Dying in Jail Cell over Unpaid Traffic Tickets

Another victim of the prison industrial complex.  A man who understandably couldn’t pay a $772 ticket fine was jailed in Macomb county, Michigan.  A nurse recommended he be placed in “medical drug detox unit“…however he was placed in a jail cell and then ultimately a mental health cell with 24 hr surveillance.  142 more words