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Detroit Corruption

How Corrupt Is Detroit?

Metro Times | Posted 03.14.2012 | Detroit

By Larry Gabriel, Metro Times Last week the federal government announced that it would stop sending a $50 million annual grant to the Detroit Human...

Bing And City Council At Odds Over Who Fate Of Department Of Human Services

Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 03.13.2012 | Detroit

The Detroit Department of Human Services faces an uncertain future as Mayor Dave Bing's administration and state and federal authorities plan to disso...

Another Blow For Department Of Human Services

Posted 03.10.2012 | Detroit

Detroit's Department of Human Services, riddled with allegations of corruption, will no longer distribute the city's federal Head Start funding. Ac...

City Employee Stole Funds To Pay For Furniture, Kid's Summer Camp

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 03.07.2012 | Detroit

A former employee of Detroit's Department of Human Services is facing fraud charges from the state attorney general's office for allegedly embezzling ...

Detroit's Won't Lose HUD Funding, Despite Delays In Spending

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 03.06.2012 | Detroit

This story has been updated. As the management of the federal dollars sent to Detroit is scrutinized across the board, the city is now in danger of...

Is Michigan Trying To Strip Detroit Of Funding For Its Neediest Residents?

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 03.02.2012 | Detroit

After getting the blessing of Detroit Mayor Dave Bing, the Michigan Department of Human Services is going forward with a plan to remove control of fun...

John Conyers' Wife Implicated In Detroit Bribery Case

AP | COREY WILLIAMS and ED WHITE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

DETROIT — City Council member Monica Conyers, the wife of a prominent congressman, sought political support from Baptist pastors and prayers fro...