Detroit fireworks http://michiganradio.org en Detroit will pay for extra cops at fireworks, asks for 'regional' support in the future http://michiganradio.org/post/detroit-will-pay-extra-cops-fireworks-asks-regional-support-future <p>Suburban law enforcement officers will help Detroit Police keep the peace at this year&rsquo;s riverfront fireworks.</p><p>But city officials warn it&rsquo;s the last time the city will pick up the security tab for a major &ldquo;regional&rdquo; event.</p><p>&ldquo;We can&rsquo;t continue this way, with the financial condition that the city&rsquo;s in,&quot; Deputy Mayor Kirk Lewis said Monday. &quot;Nor does it really make sense, in particular, for regional events&hellip;to not have the region help support those.&rdquo;</p> Mon, 18 Jun 2012 22:32:24 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 7923 at http://michiganradio.org Detroit will pay for extra cops at fireworks, asks for 'regional' support in the future