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Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy
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DETROIT, MI – Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy asked for and obtained a list of current and former officers that have committed offenses that involved theft, dishonesty, fraud, false statement, bias and bribery. Her office released that list to the public today, Thursday July 16th, 2020.

Prosecutor Worthy issued the following statement:

“Last October we contacted all local Police Chiefs, representatives from the Wayne County Sheriff’s, Michigan State Police and Federal agencies. We asked for a list of their current and former officers that have committed offenses spelled out in the Giglio case for offenses involving theft, dishonesty, fraud, false statement, bias and bribery.

These are crimes that can be considered by fact finders in a trial when credibility is being assessed. In addition, our assistant prosecutors are charged with letting defense attorneys know when an officer on their witness list for a case had Giglio issues or concerns.”

“Because trials will begin again mid-August and September, we thought it was important to send this out to our prosecutors and defense attorneys. There are currently 35 officers on the list. We are taking the additional step of releasing the list to the public, because in an era of criminal justice reform, it just makes sense. We will repeat this process quarterly and expect to release an updated list in September.”

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