Public Safety

Daughter of man who died in Wisconsin prison pushes forward through despair

Daughter of man who died in Wisconsin prison pushes forward through despair

Wisconsin families with loved ones who died or are still in the prison system share how their pain turned into advocacy

7 Overnight Arrests Near RNC Zone

7 Overnight Arrests Near RNC Zone

Disorderly behavior and stolen tickets led to a peak in overnight detainments Wednesday.

Hayward, WI Man Sentenced for Jan. 6 Attack

Hayward, WI Man Sentenced for Jan. 6 Attack

12 months probation for misdemeanors, involvement in attack on U.S. Capitol.

Rep. Van Orden and Peace Group Member Accuse Each Other of Assault

Rep. Van Orden and Peace Group Member Accuse Each Other of Assault

Activist arrested after incident outside RNC involving Wisconsin congressman.

Mayor Johnson Addresses ‘Tragic’ Police Involved Killing

Mayor Johnson Addresses ‘Tragic’ Police Involved Killing

Mayor expects 'thorough investigation.' Officers killed Milwaukee resident armed with knives.

Five Ohio Police Officers Shoot, Kill Milwaukee Resident Outside RNC

Five Ohio Police Officers Shoot, Kill Milwaukee Resident Outside RNC

Individual was in King Park neighborhood, well outside of convention perimeter.

52% of State’s Law Enforcement Agencies Don’t Use Federal Gun Tracking Tool

52% of State’s Law Enforcement Agencies Don’t Use Federal Gun Tracking Tool

Study finds under use of free federal program which can trace illegal sources of guns.

Mayor Addresses Security, Firearms Ahead of RNC Day 1

Mayor Addresses Security, Firearms Ahead of RNC Day 1

Mayor Johnson confident about city's security plan at morning press conference.

Charging Decision in Death of D’Vontaye Mitchell May Take Several Weeks

Charging Decision in Death of D’Vontaye Mitchell May Take Several Weeks

He died outside downtown hotel after four security guards held him down.

Officers From 103 Outside Police Departments Will Guard RNC

Officers From 103 Outside Police Departments Will Guard RNC

And that's before counting federal agencies and private security guards.

City Hall: Attempt To Expand Disorderly Conduct Fine, Ban Bump Stocks Before RNC Fails
City Hall

Attempt To Expand Disorderly Conduct Fine, Ban Bump Stocks Before RNC Fails

Council members concerned about unintended consequences.

MKE County: County Breaks Ground On Youth Detention Facility
MKE County

County Breaks Ground On Youth Detention Facility

New facility a long-awaited first step in the plan to close state youth prisons.