Detroit's Bankruptcy Is Reducing Crime, Says Charlie LeDuff

Does a municipal bankruptcy make things better or worse? Here in Detroit, we're finding out firsthand that things are actually getting better in some aspects. » 2/18/14 10:30am 2/18/14 10:30am

TV Station Says Charlie LeDuff Is Behind Detroit Mayor Race Buffoonery

Charlie LeDuff's name has showed up across the Gawker Media landscape plenty of times — for mocking Detroit's police response time, for allegedly biting a security guard's finger, for when he found a dead body in an ice bock, for writing a book about Detroit, and more. » 7/25/13 5:43pm 7/25/13 5:43pm

Detroit Reporter Mocks Absurd Police Response Time in Dramatic Fashion

In an effort to demonstrate just how ridiculous police response times are in Detroit, intrepid Motor City field reporter Charlie LeDuff applied his famous flair for the dramatic an experiment involving an actual report of a serious crime possibly still in progress. » 7/08/13 12:49pm 7/08/13 12:49pm