The Unites States Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Michigan, in partnership with local, state, federal agencies, has established an initiative aimed at reducing gun violence throughout the district. This initiative involves the referral of traditional state firearms cases for federal prosecution, in those cases that meet federal prosecution guideline, and where federal sentencing guidelines would result in a higher sentence than that given in a state court.
Felon in possession of firearm; Possession with intent to deliver crack cocaine
Warner Bernard Crider
Presided over crack cocaine enterprise; Conduit in N Y. to L.A. cocaine pipeline
Jermaine Demarco Buckner
CCW with unlawful intent; Receiving and concealing stolen firearm; Resisting and opposing police officer Felony firearm