Share:

News & Resources

20
WCPO Statement in Response to New York Times Article Wrongfully Accused by an Algorithm
WCPO Statement in Response to New York Times Article Wrongfully Accused by an Algorithm
Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Prosecutor Worthy said In the summer of '19, the Detroit Police Department asked me personally to adopt their Facial Recognition Policy. I declined and cited studies regarding the unreliability of the software, especially as it relates to people of color.
Detroit Man Charged in Domestic Violence Beating
Detroit Man Charged in Domestic Violence Beating
Monday, June 29, 2020
Joel Eloy Santos-Santos has been charged in connection with the non-fatal beating of a 35-year-old woman and her five-year-old son that occurred on I-94 near Monroe in Taylor, MI.
Prosecutor Worthy and Fair Michigan Justice Project Gay Pride Month Recognition
Prosecutor Worthy and Fair Michigan Justice Project Gay Pride Month Recognition
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
You are invited to join Prosecutor Worthy and Fair Michigan Justice Project President Alanna Maguire for a Zoom panel discussion with Assistant Prosecutor Jaimie Powell Horowitz and Victim Advocate Julisa Abad.
WC Prosecutor Kym Worthy & Fair MI Justice Project to Hold Gay Pride Month Virtual Panel via Zoom
WC Prosecutor Kym Worthy & Fair MI Justice Project to Hold Gay Pride Month Virtual Panel via Zoom
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym L. Worthy and Fair Michigan Justice Project will hold a Zoom panel discussion highlighting the historic creation of FMHJ and its work to support and serve the LGTBQ and Transgender community.
Roseville Woman Charged in Dog Hanging Case
Roseville Woman Charged in Dog Hanging Case
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Shavon LewisRoby, 28, of Roseville, Michigan, has been charged by Prosecutor Kym Worthy in connection with the hanging her mother's pet dog.
Detroit Men Charged in Fatal Shooting During Detroit Demonstration
Detroit Men Charged in Fatal Shooting During Detroit Demonstration
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Tyjon Casaya-Scott Hites, 19, and Omoni Bryant, both of Detroit, in connection with the fatal shooting of Javar Harrell, 22, and during a recent Detroit demonstration against the murder of George Floyd.
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day - Monday, June 15, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day - Monday, June 15, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.
Friday, June 12, 2020
The Detroit Area Agency on Aging and the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office present a Community Conversation with Special Guest Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy - please see attached flyer.
Monteith PTO Treasurer Charged with Embezzlement
Monteith PTO Treasurer Charged with Embezzlement
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Quinn Keith Smith, of Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan, in connection with the embezzlement of funds from Monteith School Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) in Grosse Pointe Woods.
GPPSS Millage Committee for Renewal Treasurer Charged with Embezzlement
GPPSS Millage Committee for Renewal Treasurer Charged with Embezzlement
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Quinn Keith Smith, 43, of Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan, in connection with the embezzlement of funds from Grosse Pointe Public School System (GPPSS) Millage Committee for Renewal.
Statement of Prosecutor Kym Worthy in Support of Public Defenders George Floyd Protest Today
Statement of Prosecutor Kym Worthy in Support of Public Defenders George Floyd Protest Today
Monday, June 8, 2020
'When there is injustice, especially systemic injustice, as a society we must all stand together and acknowledge wrongdoing and demand accountability. The senseless murder of George Floyd has galvanized a nation to rise up to demand justice in America.'
Detroit Man Charged in Carjacking Case
Detroit Man Charged in Carjacking Case
Monday, June 8, 2020
Jerome Mack Fitzpatrick, 46, of Detroit has been charged by Prosecutor Kym L.Worthy with carjacking and a 35-year-old Detroit woman and her one-year-old infant.
Southfield Man is Charged With Crimes During Detroit Protest
Southfield Man is Charged With Crimes During Detroit Protest
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
John Antoine Holliman, of Southfield, Michigan, has been charged by Prosecutor Kym Worthy in connection with unlawful activity during the protest of the murder of George Floyd in Detroit.
Detroit Man Charged in Infant Death
Detroit Man Charged in Infant Death
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Dwan Floyd Dudley, 25,of Detroit, in connection with the death of a female infant who was in his care. The defendant and the infant's mother were acquainted.
Statement of Prosecutor Worthy on the Detroit Demonstrations Against the Murder of George Floyd
Statement of Prosecutor Worthy on the Detroit Demonstrations Against the Murder of George Floyd
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
As my office starts to receive more information about some of the instances of violence from last night's protests, it is important to note that an overwhelming number of people were engaged in peaceful protest.
Statement Regarding the Administrative Jail Release of Ms. Shatina Grady El
Statement Regarding the Administrative Jail Release of Ms. Shatina Grady El
Friday, May 29, 2020
Prosecutor Worthy contacted the administrative jail committee this morning and asked that Ms. Shatina Grady El be medically evaluated.
Southgate Man Charged in Westland Fatal Car Crash
Southgate Man Charged in Westland Fatal Car Crash
Thursday, May 28, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Gerelle Nathaniel-Romeo Rhan, 19, of Southgate, MI in connection with the fatal car crash that killed 48-year-old Chris Tina Ward, of Dearborn.
Ypsilanti Man Charged in Beating of 75-Year-Old Man
Ypsilanti Man Charged in Beating of 75-Year-Old Man
Thursday, May 28, 2020
Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Jaden T. Hayden, 20, of Ypsilanti, MI in connection with the beating of Norman Bledsoe, 75, of Detroit.
Detroit Man Charged in Double Fatal Car Crash
Detroit Man Charged in Double Fatal Car Crash
Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Shawn A. Patterson, 22, of Detroit, has been charged by Prosecutor Kym L.Worthy in connection with a fatal car crash that killed Leon Freeman, 26, of Hazel Park and Teon Williams, 33, of Detroit.
Detroit Man Charged in Domestic Violence Assault, Carjacking, and Child Kidnapping Case
Detroit Man Charged in Domestic Violence Assault, Carjacking, and Child Kidnapping Case
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Diamond Williams, 28, of Redford has been charged by Prosecutor Kym Worthy in connection with a domestic assault, carjacking and the kidnapping. The victims in the case are William's 27-year-old-girlfriend and her five-year-old daughter, both of Detroit.
Taylor Father Charged in Non-Fatal Shooting of His Son
Taylor Father Charged in Non-Fatal Shooting of His Son
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Fredrick Larry Williams 52, of Taylor, in connection with the non-fatal shooting of his 28-year-old son.