Makiah Jackson, 3

Detroit, Michigan
June 24, 2015

Agencies: Wayne County Prosecutor's Office Michigan | Detroit Police Department Michigan

Cause of death: Vehicular

Follow This Case

Last updated: almost 4 years ago


Died after being struck by a car being pursued by police at high speeds. She was playing in front of her home with her 6 year old bother who was also struck and killed. Both children were dragged by the car as the police continued the chase that ended with four more people being critically injured. 

Legal Action

On February 2, 2018, a federal lawsuit was filed against the three officers involved in the chase.

Community and Family Efforts



Additional Resources: