Detroit's violent Fourth of July weekend leads to new community policing around block parties

Detroit's violent Fourth of July weekend leads to new community policing around block parties

This browser does not support the Video element. DETROIT (FOX 2) - After a violent holiday weekend in Detroit where more than two dozen people were shot and three died, both the city and its police department are deploying a new strategy that targets the source of nearly 30 non-fatal shootings in the first week of July: Block parties. It was an unsanctioned block party on Detroit's east side where the majority of the shootings that police responded to this …