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MCSO Reports Multi-vehicle Crash
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MCSO Reports Multi-vehicle Crash

All traffic is being diverted off at Drexel Ave. Expect heavy traffic delays.

MCSO Apprehends Reckless Driver
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MCSO Apprehends Reckless Driver

The driver was charged with Operating Auto Without Owners Consent, Fleeing/Eluding and 2nd Recklessly Endangering Safety.

Suspect Arrested on 2nd OWI
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Suspect Arrested on 2nd OWI

There were three passengers in the vehicle, minor children ages 1, 2 and 6.

MCSO & Parks to Host Public Safety Day
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MCSO & Parks to Host Public Safety Day

The entire community is invited to meet MCSO Deputies and Milwaukee County Park Rangers, while enjoying free food, refreshments, snacks and information.

MCSO Responds to Crash
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MCSO Responds to Crash

The investigation is on-going.

Suspect Arrested on 2nd OWI and Child Neglect
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Suspect Arrested on 2nd OWI and Child Neglect

The driver of the vehicle was later identified as Neishia Rockiett, age 31.

MCSO Cites Driver with 6th OWI Citation
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MCSO Cites Driver with 6th OWI Citation

The individual, identified as Andrea Lynne Phillips, who indicated that she ran out of gas, also exhibited signs of impairment.

UPDATE: 2 Semi Trucks and Vehicle Crash Cause Highway Shutdown and Spill
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UPDATE: 2 Semi Trucks and Vehicle Crash Cause Highway Shutdown and Spill

The collusion of the two semi-trucks caused a cargo shift, which resulted in a leakage spill of concrete sealant, a bonding and a stripping agent from the striking truck.

UPDATE: MCSO Has Confirmed Identity of Those in Diving Incident
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UPDATE: MCSO Has Confirmed Identity of Those in Diving Incident

The investigation is ongoing.

MCSO Arrest Wrong Way Driver
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MCSO Arrest Wrong Way Driver

The driver was traveling northbound in the southbound lanes of I 794 south of Howard Avenue.

Deputies Arrest Man for OWI – 5th
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Deputies Arrest Man for OWI – 5th

While talking with the driver, deputies observed signs of impairment.

Wrong Way Drunken Driver on Freeway
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Wrong Way Drunken Driver on Freeway

Tinoco Alvarez faces charges of 2nd Degree Recklessly Endangering Safety (RES) and citations for DUI – 1st offense.

MCSO to Present Charges of 1ST OWI on Wrong Way Driver Incident
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MCSO to Present Charges of 1ST OWI on Wrong Way Driver Incident

The Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Office will present charges of OWI-1st Causing Injury and First Degree Recklessly Endangering Safety for review by the District Attorney’s Office.

MCSO Deputies Respond to Shots Fired
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MCSO Deputies Respond to Shots Fired

No deputies or subjects were injured.

MCSO Responds to Fatal Crash
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MCSO Responds to Fatal Crash

When MCSO personnel arrived on scene, they observed that a van had struck the crash attenuator barrier of the Park Place exit ramp and became engulfed in flames.

Man Dies After Jumping Off Hoan Bridge
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Man Dies After Jumping Off Hoan Bridge

The Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division is investigating the incident.

MCSO Participates in Drug Take Back Day Saturday, April 27
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MCSO Participates in Drug Take Back Day Saturday, April 27

April 26, 2019

Update: Name Released of In-Custody Death
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Update: Name Released of In-Custody Death

The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner conducted an autopsy and the results are pending.

In-Custody Death Investigation
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In-Custody Death Investigation

April 22, 2019

MCSO Salutes Honor Flight Heroes April 5, 2019
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MCSO Salutes Honor Flight Heroes April 5, 2019

"These brave men and women dedicated their lives to securing the freedoms we now enjoy."

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month
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April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

April 1, 2019

Move Over, Slow Down, Drive Sober
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Move Over, Slow Down, Drive Sober

“As of noon yesterday, due to weather and road conditions, there have been 64 crashes, including one fatality,” said Chief Deputy Ball.

MCSO is Seeking Applicants for Correctional Officer Positions
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MCSO is Seeking Applicants for Correctional Officer Positions

The Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) is encouraging members of the community, including residents from communities of color, to apply for the position of correctional officer.