Ask a Trooper: If stop light stays on, can I go?

I came across this article on MLIVE and thought you might be interested. These are questions we frequently hear as well. The laws are basically the same in Grand Rapids as in Auburn Hills.

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Ever sat at a red light and felt certain that vehicle sensors don’t know you’re there? We might feel justified running through the intersection, especially if there’s no other traffic around. But is it legaly? State police Lt. …
http://www.mlive.com/news/grand-rapids/index.ssf/2016/06/ask_a_trooper_if_red_light_sta.html