Category Archives: Felony Crimes

What is a Hate Crime in Michigan?

The term “hate crime” tends to conjure up images of the Ku Klux Klan, or the horrific wholesale murder of Jews in the Holocaust during WWll. But the reality is that hate crimes cover a much wider net than the traditional assaults on American Americans and Blacks and Jews. In fact, hate crimes can be […]

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Disarming a Michigan Police Officer – What You Need To Know!

  Chances are, you’re already aware of the fact that taking a cop’s gun is quite possibly the equivalent of signing your own death warrant. Trying to disarm a police officer in Michigan is a hugely serious crime and will get you into a world of trouble, if not into a casket. But why? And […]

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Innocent Michigan Man Freed After 41 Years in Prison

  An entire generation has been born, grown up, and gone on to have their own children since Ledura Watkins was sentenced to prison for First Degree Murder. For over 40 years he has lived life behind bars, convicted for a crime that he didn’t commit, on the strength of a single hair found at […]

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Michigan Senate Votes To Legalize Carrying Switchblades

  Switchblades, also sometimes called automatic knives, pushbutton knives, ejector knives, flick knives, or flick blades, have been illegal in Michigan and the rest of the USA for years. As defined by the federal government, a switchblade is “any knife having a blade which opens automatically — (1) by hand pressure applied to a button […]

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Kalamazoo County Man Facing 10 Felony Charges

  28-year-old Matthew Todd Steppenwolf of Plainwell is facing ten felony charges for a series of violent criminal acts he is accused of committing. However, if you ask Steppenwolf why he did what he is accused of, he will tell you that he was only doing God’s work.   Steppenwolf’s charges include a wide variety […]

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Grand Traverse County Man Arrested For Car Theft, Found With Tasers

Police have arrested 69-year-old William Minore of Benzonia, a village located in Benzie County which neighbors Grand Traverse and Leelanau Counties. According to police records, Minore was arrested for stealing a car but was later discovered to be in possession of stun guns.   Court records show that Minore was arrested at a home in […]

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Charges Dropped Against Blind Activist in Mason, MI

  Mere minutes before his trial was scheduled to begin, the single felony charge against 63-year-old Paul Joseph (Joe) Harcz of Mt. Morris, MI was dropped. Harcz, a blind activist, was arrested while demonstrating outside the Capitol building in Lansing last year.   The arrest took place on September 17, 2015. Harcz had been present […]

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Detroit Man Indicted For Buying Arms From Undercover Agent

Sebastian Gregerson, a 29-year-old resident of Detroit, has been indicted by a federal grand jury for attempting to purchase illegal arms from an undercover officer posing as a weapons dealer. But that, it seems, is only the beginning of Gregerson’s troubles.   When the FBI raided Gregorsen’s home recently, aside from the large quantity of […]

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Michigan Teen Likely Headed to Prison For Impersonating a Cop

Teen With “Dark Thoughts” Impersonates Undercover Police Officer to Get Closer To Waitress 18-year-old Nicholas M. Fuhst from Otsego County has been accused of having what the prosecutor described as “some dark thoughts.” This led to a felony charge that he just pled no contest to. ‘No contest’ doesn’t mean admitting that you’re guilty, but […]

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St. Clair County Teen Takes Plea in Attempted Murder Case

15-year-old Daniel Bell III has accepted a plea offer from the St. Clair County Prosecutor’s Office in a recent attempted murder and robbery case. Unfortunately for Bell, the plea offer doesn’t lighten the load all that much and this young teen is facing at a substantial amount of prison time in his future.   Bell […]

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