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Oakland County Alerts Food Establishments of Food Inspection Phone Scam

Oakland County Alerts Food Establishments of Food Inspection Phone Scam

PONTIAC, MI –  Oakland County Health Division and the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office are alerting restaurant and food establishment managers about a health inspection scam. Officials report that local restaurants have received calls from individuals claiming to be a health inspector and asking for pre-payment for a food inspection. “Pre-payment is not required for restaurant inspections. If you are […]

Public health officials continue hepatitis A investigation, vaccination efforts

Public health officials continue hepatitis A investigation, vaccination efforts

LANSING, MI – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) and local public health officials continue to investigate an outbreak of hepatitis A cases in the city of Detroit, and Macomb, Monroe, Oakland, Wayne, and St. Clair counties. As part of the ongoing investigation, public health officials have been working to make partners in […]

International Bridge closing to vehicle traffic during foot races

International Bridge closing to vehicle traffic during foot races

SAULT STE. MARIE, MI – The Sault Ste. Marie International Bridge will be closed to vehicle traffic during the Sault International Festival of Races on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017. The bridge will close to vehicle traffic at 7:10 a.m. and will reopen at 8:30 a.m. or as soon as the last runner clears the bridge, […]

Angel Program Starts at the Mt. Pleasant Post

Angel Program Starts at the Mt. Pleasant Post

MT. PLEASANT, MI – In an attempt to assist people struggling with addiction and reduce drug demand, the Michigan State Police (MSP) has joined almost 200 police departments nationwide in the Angel Program, a pre-arrest diversion program. The Angel Program allows someone with a drug addiction to walk into a state police post and seek […]

Health Division Reports Confirmed Rabies In Oakland County Kitten

Health Division Reports Confirmed Rabies In Oakland County Kitten

PONTIAC, MI – Oakland County Health Division reports a confirmed case of rabies in a stray kitten found in the Rochester Hills / Troy area. The Health Division strongly urges residents to reduce rabies exposure by staying away from wild animals such as skunks, bats, raccoons, foxes, and stray cats and dogs. The rabies virus […]

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