detroit parking http://michiganradio.org en Detroit tests one solution to car crimes: a street parking ban http://michiganradio.org/post/detroit-tests-one-solution-car-crimes-street-parking-ban <p>Detroit Police say car break-ins are up in the city&rsquo;s entertainment district.&nbsp;So they&rsquo;re trying a new approach to prevent crime: banning street parking in the area.</p><p>A lot of people&mdash;Detroit Police won&rsquo;t yet say how many&mdash;got their cars towed last weekend as a result of the parking ban.</p><p>Police officially&nbsp;issued the ban&nbsp;late on Friday:</p> Mon, 16 Jan 2012 23:15:41 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 5809 at http://michiganradio.org Detroit tests one solution to car crimes: a street parking ban