The following information was supplied by area police departments. A criminal charge is only an accusation, and does not indicate convictions.
FERNDALE: Fake Cop Arrested in Ferndale
A pair of handcuffs and a hunting knife were found in a compartment of the driver’s car door, police said.
TROY: Police: Suspicious Man Claimed to be the Cable Guy
Suspicious man knocked on Troy resident's door on Tuesday afternoon.
ROCHESTER: Rochester Police Chief: Beware of the Grandma Scam
Rochester Police Chief Steve Schettenhelm said residents have been subject to phony calls in recent days: here's what you need to know
An unknown man tricked an elderly resident into thinking he was a Bloomfield Township employee and got away with jewelry in a matter of minutes, police said.
In addition, Birmingham police arrested three drunk drivers last week and two residents say packages were stolen from their front porches.