A Detroit police officer is in jail after being accused of sexually assaulting a minor.
Michael Carson, 60 is accused of sexually assaulting a minor throughout a span of 7 years. The sexual assault began when they child was only 6.
It was said that the alleged incident took place in his home in West Bloomfield.
Carson is a corporal with DPD, and has been with the department for 22 years. He currently works training new officers at their police academy
He is being charged with two counts of criminal sexual assault. He is being held in Oakland County Jail on a $750,000 bail.