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MPD launches the 2024 Operation Summer Guardian
Milwaukee Police hosting Brat with a Cop Pop- up Community Engagement Series to Connect with Communit
Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing
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Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing

March 24th, 2024, Officer Involved Shooting

MPD Officer Shot
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MPD Officer Shot

 

MPD Officer Involved Shooting
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MPD Officer Involved Shooting

 

Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing December 7th, 2023, Officer Involved Shooting
Suspects Criminally Charged in Connection to a Homicide  
Suspect Criminally Charged in Connection to Shooting
MPD Officer Shot
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MPD Officer Shot

 

Suspects Criminally Charged in Connection to Officer Involved Shooting
Milwaukee Police Officer Involved Shooting
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Milwaukee Police Officer Involved Shooting

 

MPD Addresses Issues at the Holt Avenue Park and Ride
Milwaukee Police Chief Involved in a Vehicle Collision
Suspects Criminally Charged in Connection to the Homicide of Prince McCree
Suspects Criminally Charged in Connection to Shots Fired at Officers Incident
Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing
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Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing

August 25, 2023, Officer Involved Shooting

Suspect Criminally Charged in Connection to Striking an Officer with a Vehicle
MPD Granted Re-accreditation from WILEAG
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MPD Granted Re-accreditation from WILEAG

 

Milwaukee Police Department Officer Involved Shooting
Road Closures for the Republican Debate
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Road Closures for the Republican Debate

 

MPD Launches Community Connect Milwaukee Program Powered by Fusus
MPD Investigates Sextuple Shooting
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MPD Investigates Sextuple Shooting

 

Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing May 5, 2023, Officer Involved Shootings
MPD Adds an Additional Offense to the Online Reporting System
Body Found In A Vehicle That Was Towed
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Body Found In A Vehicle That Was Towed

 

Suspect Criminally Charged in Connection to a Homicide
MPD Launches the Milwaukee Police Athletic League (MPAL)
MPD Joins the Hope Kit Initiative
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MPD Joins the Hope Kit Initiative

 

MPD Pursues Re-accreditation from WILEAG, Invites Public Comment
MPD Officer Involved Shooting
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MPD Officer Involved Shooting

 

Milwaukee Police Department Addresses an Alleged Internal Memo
MPD Transition to New Firearm
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MPD Transition to New Firearm

 

MPD’s First-Quarter Review
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MPD’s First-Quarter Review

 

Milwaukee Police Department Addresses Our Officer’s Interaction with Bobbie Lou Schoeffling
MPD honors 911 Telecommunicators and Dispatchers for National Public Safety Telecommunications
Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing
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Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing

February 21, 2023, Officer Involved Shooting

Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing February 7, 2023, Officer Involved Shooting
Suspect Criminally Charged in Connection to the Homicide of Cashay B. Henderson
MPD Officer Involved Shooting
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MPD Officer Involved Shooting

 

Suspect Criminally Charged in Connection to a Cold Case 1990 Homicide
MPD Mourns the Death of Officer Peter E.C. Jerving
MPD Mourns The Death of An Officer Killed in the Line of Duty
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MPD Mourns The Death of An Officer Killed in the Line of Duty

Statement from the Milwaukee Police Department.

Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing December 20, 2023, Officer Involved Shooting
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Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing December 20, 2023, Officer Involved Shooting

Officer involved shooting that occurred on Monday, December 20, 2022, on the 3300 block of West Wells Street.

MPD Received Donation to Purchase Ballistic Shields for Patrol Officers
MPD and Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office Announce the Addition of a Community Prosecutor to Police District Six
Suspects Criminally Charged in Connection to a Shots Fired at Officers Incident
Suspect Criminally Charged in Connection to a Christmas Eve Homicide
Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing November 14, 2022, Officer Involved Shooting
Milwaukee Police Department Officer Involved Shooting
MPD Announces Updates Regarding ABLE Training and New Firearm
Civil Lawsuit Issued Against an Egregious Reckless Driver
MPD Commits to Advance Women in Policing by Pledging to the National 30 x 30
MPD Officer Involved Shooting
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MPD Officer Involved Shooting

 

Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing
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Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing

September 2, 2022, Officer Involved Shooting

Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing
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Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing

September 13, 2022, Officer Involved Shooting

Suspect Criminally Charged in Connection to a Homicide
MPD Launches an Online Reporting System
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MPD Launches an Online Reporting System

 

MPD Towed over 100 Vehicles Since the New Tow Policy Went into Effect
Suspect Vehicle Crashes during Police Pursuit
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Suspect Vehicle Crashes during Police Pursuit

 

MPD Officer Struck by Vehicle
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MPD Officer Struck by Vehicle

 

MPD and the City of Milwaukee Launches the Safe Place Program
Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing August 11, 2022, Officer Involved Shooting
MPD Officer Involved Shooting
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MPD Officer Involved Shooting

 

MPD seeks Shooting Suspect
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MPD seeks Shooting Suspect

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Milwaukee Police at (414) 935-7360 or to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at (414) 224-Tips or P3 Tips.  

MPD Officer Involved Shooting 
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MPD Officer Involved Shooting 

The suspect, a 47-year-old Milwaukee man, sustained fatal injuries.

MPD Officer Struck by Gunfire
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MPD Officer Struck by Gunfire

 

MPD Officer Involved Shooting
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MPD Officer Involved Shooting

 

MPD Receives a Donation of Locks from The Master Lock Company
Phone Scam Alert of Individual that Claims to be a Law Enforcement Officer
Civil Lawsuit Issued Against an Egregious Reckless Driver
Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing
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Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing

June 6, 2022, Squad Car Collision

Milwaukee Police Department Announces New Traffic Safety Initiatives
Milwaukee Police Department Receives Over 200 REACH-A-Child™ First Responder Bags, Thanks to $11,000 Grant from AT&T Foundation
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Milwaukee Police Department Receives Over 200 REACH-A-Child™ First Responder Bags, Thanks to $11,000 Grant from AT&T Foundation

Program provides free books to help comfort children in crisis

Milwaukee Police Department Rolls out Operation Save-A-Casing
MPD Launches Community Oriented Policing Community Engagement Sessions
MPD’s Mid-Year Review
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MPD’s Mid-Year Review

 

MPD launches Operation Summer Guardian
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MPD launches Operation Summer Guardian

 

Criminal Charges Issued Against Individual Involved Stolen Auto Documentary
MPD Begins Installation of Bullet Resistant Glass at District Stations
MPD Releases the 2022 Community Report
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MPD Releases the 2022 Community Report

 

The Milwaukee Police Department Launches Atlas One Application
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The Milwaukee Police Department Launches Atlas One Application

Milwaukee PD partners with Atlas One, a new school safety application that will help keep Milwaukee students and community members safe and informed.

MPD Officers Involved in a Serious Injury Collision
Suspect Criminally Charged in Connection to Sextuple Homicide
Shots Fired at MPD Officers
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Shots Fired at MPD Officers

 

Suspect Criminally Charged in Connection to Shots Fired at Officers
Suspects Criminally Charged in 17-victim Shooting
MPD and FBI Request Video Evidence from the Public Regarding Water Street Shootings
MPD Arrests Multiple Suspects in Downtown Shootings
MPD will enforce Mayor’s Proclamation
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MPD will enforce Mayor’s Proclamation

 

Subject Shoots at Milwaukee Police Officers
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Subject Shoots at Milwaukee Police Officers

 

Critical Missing Woman Found Deceased
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Critical Missing Woman Found Deceased

 

The Milwaukee Police Department’s New Tow Policy Goes into Effect
Milwaukee Police Department Addresses Social Media Video
Milwaukee Police Department Second Statement Regarding Allegations of Fake Vaccination Cards
Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing March 5, 2022, Officer Involved Shooting
Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefings
MPD Arrests Two Girls in Connection to Abduction
MPD Arrests Suspect Criminally Charged for Shooting MPD Detective
MPD Announces the Implementation of ABLE training to All Sworn Members
Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing  January 27, 2022, Officer Involved Shooting
MPD Officer Involved Shooting
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MPD Officer Involved Shooting

 

Criminal Charges Issued Against Suspect that Opened Fire in the District Five Lobby
MPD Officer Involved Shooting
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MPD Officer Involved Shooting

 

Death of a Person in Police Custody
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Death of a Person in Police Custody

 

Milwaukee Police Department Statement Regarding Allegations of Fake Vaccination Cards
MPD Investigates Quintuple Shooting
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MPD Investigates Quintuple Shooting

 

Suspect in Connection to MPD Officer Shot Criminally Charged
MPD Provides an Update in Sextuple Homicide
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MPD Provides an Update in Sextuple Homicide

 

MPD Officer Shot
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MPD Officer Shot

 

MPD Investigates Quintuple Homicide
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MPD Investigates Quintuple Homicide

At this time, the motive and any information regarding any involved suspect(s) is not known.

Community Briefing – Death of a Person in Custody
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Community Briefing – Death of a Person in Custody

the Milwaukee Police Department (MPD) is releasing relevant information regarding the death of a person while in police custody that occurred on Thursday, December 9

Suspects in Connection to Off-Duty MPD Detective Shot Criminally Charged
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Suspects in Connection to Off-Duty MPD Detective Shot Criminally Charged

Third Ward shooting suspects charged

Suspect Charged with Felony Murder in Burger King Shooting
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Suspect Charged with Felony Murder in Burger King Shooting

On Thursday, January 13, 2022, the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office issued criminal charges against Antoine Zebadiah Edwards in connection to an armed robbery resulting in a homicide that occurred on January 2, 2022

Off-Duty MPD Detective Shot
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Off-Duty MPD Detective Shot

 

Suspect Criminally Charged in Connection to Homicide at Burger King
Death of a Person in Police Custody
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Death of a Person in Police Custody

 

MPD Arrests Suspect Regarding the Shooting of a Housing Authority Employee
FPC Appoints Chief Jeffrey Norman as the Permanent Chief
Collins Settlement Agreement Report Highlights MPD’s Significant Improvement
MPD Launches Operation Green Light in Partnership with Alderman Ashanti Hamilton and the Villard Avenue BID
Critical Missing Child Found Deceased
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Critical Missing Child Found Deceased

 

Homicide Suspect in Critical Missing Case Found Deceased from Apparent Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound
MPD Officer Exchanges Gunfire with Suspect of a Shooting
Suspect Criminally Charged in Connection to the Homicide of 1-year-old Boy
Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing August 16, 2021 and August 26, 2021 Officer Involved Shootings
Milwaukee Police Department Statement Regarding Collins’ Settlement Agreement Third Annual Report
Suspect Criminally Charged in Connection to the Homicide of a 12-year-old Boy
MPD Officer Involved Shooting
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MPD Officer Involved Shooting

Statement from the Milwaukee Police Department

MPD Officer Involved Shooting
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MPD Officer Involved Shooting

 

Suspects Criminally Charged in Connection to Double Fatal Accident
Downtown Street Closures During the NBA Finals
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Downtown Street Closures During the NBA Finals

 

Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing May 30, 2021, Officer Involved Shooting
MPD Partners with Hyundai and Kia to address Auto Thefts
Suspects Criminally Charged in Connection to Explosives Thrown at Officers
Downtown Street Closures During NBA Finals
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Downtown Street Closures During NBA Finals

 

MPD Issues Several Citations to Unruly Individuals
Suspect Criminally Charged in Connection to Shots fired at an Officer
MPD Officer Involved Shooting
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MPD Officer Involved Shooting

 

MPD Open Records Section Reopens to the Public
Statement from Milwaukee Police Department on Derek Chauvin Verdict
Suspect Criminally Charged in Connection to Shots Fired at Officers During the Rescue of a Domestic Violence Hostage
Milwaukee Police Rescue Domestic Violence Hostage
Suspect criminally charged in connection to crash that killed an infant
Suspects Criminally Charged in Connection to a Cold Case Homicide
MPD Implements a Traffic Safety Unit to Combat Reckless Driving
Suspects criminally charged in connection to the homicide of Purcell Pearson
Suspect criminally charged in connection to multiple armed robberies
Suspect criminally charged in connection to a fatal crash that killed a beloved Dean from Marquette University
Common Council Approves COPS Hiring Grant
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Common Council Approves COPS Hiring Grant

 

Occupied MPD squad struck by gunfire
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Occupied MPD squad struck by gunfire

 

The Milwaukee Police Department implements changes for improved police reform
Milwaukee Police Department Releases the Fall Edition of the Guardian Newsletter
Milwaukee Police Officer Involved in Shots Fired Incident
Suspect criminally charged in connection to shots fired incident involving a Milwaukee Police Department Officer
MPD officer involved in shots fired incident
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MPD officer involved in shots fired incident

 

MPD Officer Involved in Shots Fired Incident
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MPD Officer Involved in Shots Fired Incident

 

MPD requests that all individuals who choose to express their First Amendment right to assemble do so peacefully
Suspect criminally charged regarding a fatal hit and run accident
FBI offers $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the suspect(s) involved in the shooting that occurred on the 4200 block of West Fond Du Lac Ave
MPD Investigates Shooting of Multiple Victims
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MPD Investigates Shooting of Multiple Victims

 

Suspect criminally charged in connection to the accidental shooting of his 2-year-old child
Additional suspects criminally charged in connection to homicide of beloved community member
Suspect arrested for pointing and aiming a long gun at protesters
MPD Implements the Reckless Driving Reduction Initiative to Combat Reckless Driving
MPD investigates incident involving federal agents
Suspect criminally charged in connection to homicide of beloved community member
Two officers separated from the Milwaukee Police Department due to officer misconduct
Milwaukee Police Department Decides to Move Forward with the Internal Investigation of the Off-Duty Incident Involving Officer Michael Mattioli
Criminal charges issued against the suspect involved in the homicide of Community Service Officer Naeem Sarosh
MPD grieves the death of Community Service Officer Naeem Sarosh
The Milwaukee Police Department mourns the death of a Community Service Officer
Milwaukee Police Department launches the “ReWaukee Project”
Statement by Acting Chief Michael Brunson
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Statement by Acting Chief Michael Brunson

 

Milwaukee Police provide an Executive Overview of July 20, 2020 Milwaukee Fire & Police Commission Directives
MPD releases inaugural newsletter to improve community relationships
Milwaukee Police investigate fatal car crash
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Milwaukee Police investigate fatal car crash

 

Milwaukee Police Department Community Briefing May 5, 2020, Officer Involved Shooting
MPD responds to reported deployment of federal agents in Milwaukee
MPD officer involved in critical incident
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MPD officer involved in critical incident

 

MPD Officer Shot
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MPD Officer Shot

 

MPD investigates an incident involving a noose
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MPD investigates an incident involving a noose

 

MPD investigates a fatal accident
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MPD investigates a fatal accident

 

MPD makes arrest in connection to civil unrest that occurred on the 2100 block of North 40th Street
MPD investigates report of two missing teenagers
MPD will continue to support MPS and MPS students
Common Council Removes Democratic National Convention Protective Equipment Bids
Criminal charges issued against suspect in fatal accident
Two criminally, charged regarding the accident that a citizen and two MPD officers were struck by vehicle during civil unrest
Criminal charges issued against suspect in fatal accident of unborn child
Four criminally charged in shots fired incident
Reckless driver arrested for death of passenger
A citizen and two MPD officers struck by vehicle during civil unrest
MPD responds to the arrest of protestor
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MPD responds to the arrest of protestor

 

Shots Fired at MPD officers
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Shots Fired at MPD officers

 

MPD investigates a fatal crash
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MPD investigates a fatal crash

 

Chief Alfonso Morales addresses civil unrest
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Chief Alfonso Morales addresses civil unrest

 

MPD officer sustained non-life threatening gunshot injury during civil unrest
MPD will enforce Mayor’s proclamation
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MPD will enforce Mayor’s proclamation

 

MPD Appreciates FPC’s Decision to Conduct Internal Investigation
Milwaukee Police involved in serious vehicle accident
Milwaukee Police Department awarded funding for additional 27 police officer positions from U.S. Department of Justice grant
Off-Duty MPD officer criminally charged in the death of Joel Acevedo
Suspect charged in Cathy King homicid
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Suspect charged in Cathy King homicid

 

Three Criminally Charged in Shots Fired at MPD Officers Incident
Milwaukee Police Department updates community on COVID-19
MPD continues to investigate Officer involved shooting of homicide suspect
Arrest made in Shots Fired at MPD Officers Incident
MPD Officers involved in shooting of homicide suspect
Shots Fired at MPD Officers
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Shots Fired at MPD Officers

 

Suspect in Quintuple Homicide Criminally Charged
Milwaukee Police continue to investigate quintuple homicide
Milwaukee Police Department will enforce Safer at Home ordinance violations
MPD Off-Duty Office involved in a battery incident
Milwaukee Police seek known suspect involved in crash that killed MPD Employee
Milwaukee Police seek suspect involved in crash that killed MPD Employee
MPD Announces Changes Due To Covid-19
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MPD Announces Changes Due To Covid-19

 

Milwaukee Police address misinformation regarding motive of suspect involved in active shooter incident
Update regarding the critical incident that occurred on Wednesday, February, 26, 2020
MPD Officer-involved shooting that occurred on Monday, February 24, 2020
Milwaukee Police Involved in Officer Involved Shooting
Peggy West Charged With Election Fraud
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Peggy West Charged With Election Fraud

Press release from the Milwaukee Police Department.