Wisconsin Justice Initiative
Sep 23rd, 2020 by Gretchen Schuldt
Needs $7.6 million budget hike to handle “exponential increase” in video evidence.
Sep 22nd, 2020 by Gretchen Schuldt
Corrections officials say inmates each got three washable masks, must pay after that.
Court WatchSep 14th, 2020 by Margo Kirchner
Prison training exercise forced women inmates to undergo strip searches.
Court WatchSep 8th, 2020 by Gretchen Schuldt
Defendant claims Judge Donald’s sentencing shows bias against gun owners, Appeals Court upholds judge.
Aug 30th, 2020 by Gretchen Schuldt
One requires cities in Wisconsin to maintain current police funding or lose state aid.
Court WatchAug 23rd, 2020 by Gretchen Schuldt
Even minor violations of state corrections' supervision rules make ex-offenders ineligible.
Aug 16th, 2020 by Gretchen Schuldt
MPD got 62 cents of every new city budget dollar over last ten years.
Aug 10th, 2020 by Gretchen Schuldt
Milwaukee Police Department’s Black and Hispanic officers tend to have less seniority.
Jul 21st, 2020 by Gretchen Schuldt
Milwaukee DA will not retry Ladarius Marshall after federal judge finds his constitutional rights violated at age 16.
Court WatchJul 14th, 2020 by Gretchen Schuldt
FPC suspended two Milwaukee cops who swore at and manhandled a man walking in the street.
Jul 7th, 2020 by Margo Kirchner
Plaintiffs suing police face multiple hurdles, so it's difficult to punish bad cops, some argue.
Jun 25th, 2020 by Dee J. Hall
Study finds lack of polling places, fear of COVID-19 reduced April turnout of Black city voters by nearly 10%.