Monthly Archives: October 2018


Michigan Distracted Driving Crash Data Yields Few Surprises


By Nolan Erickson In 2016, the standard Michigan State Police traffic crash form was revised to include a specific category for documenting distracted driving. Since then, tracking distracted driving crashes, and injuries suffered in those crashes, has become quite a bit easier. Based on publicly available data, there were 20,115 crashes involving a distracted driver [...]

Multiple Students Allege Inappropriate Touching by Holt Teacher


By Mick S. Grewal Sr Authorities have charged Patrick Daley, a fifth-grade teacher at Washington Woods Middle School in Holt, with five counts of second-degree criminal sexual conduct and one count of assault with intent to commit second-degree criminal sexual conduct. Second-degree criminal sexual conduct can occur when the victim is between 13 and 16 [...]