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7 Action News Investigates Officer Accused of Abuse

Topic: Investigative Reporting
Posted on 1/10/2024

The 7 Investigators from Scripps Local Media station 7 Action News in Detroit reported on a Wayne County Sheriff’s Office lieutenant who was allowed to continue working after being charged with abusing his girlfriend, a fellow officer. The officer was suspended hours after the station contacted the sheriff’s office, alerting them of an upcoming story on the criminal case.

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