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Wayne County has failed to pay out nearly $4 million in restitution payments

An investigation by the Detroit Free Press has found that Wayne County "has collected nearly $4 million in court-ordered restitution from convicted burglars, sex offenders and other criminals but failed to pay that money to thousands of their victims." While county officials have claimed that victims are difficult to locate, the investigation found that county officials have not even attempted to track them down.

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