MKE County: Supervisors Want Chokehold Ban Codified
MKE County

Supervisors Want Chokehold Ban Codified

Sheriff's Office does not oppose a chokehold ban, but has reservations about self-defense prohibition.

Suspect arrested for pointing and aiming a long gun at protesters
Policing Protests Is More Than ‘Law and Order’

Policing Protests Is More Than ‘Law and Order’

Police officials and experts say responding to protests is a complicated job.

Protest Day 108: BLM March Goes to East Side, Shorewood
Protest Day 108

BLM March Goes to East Side, Shorewood

Six-mile, north-south Black Lives Matter march begins and ends at North Point Water Tower.

Officer Accused Of Reckless Homicide Resigns

Officer Accused Of Reckless Homicide Resigns

Michael Mattioli pleaded not guilty yesterday in death of Joel Acevedo and has resigned from police department.

Task Force Seeks Bipartisan Policing Reform

Task Force Seeks Bipartisan Policing Reform

And racial equity reforms. Will begin meeting in fall, propose legislative bills by next year.

Op Ed: No Equality Without Specific Solutions
Op Ed

No Equality Without Specific Solutions

Yes, we need better policing and more opportunities for Black Americans. But how do we get there?

Op Ed: Kenosha Is Charlottesville
Op Ed

Kenosha Is Charlottesville

And a country divided by its president cannot stand.

Justice Can’t Wait: Representative Subeck Decries Republican Delays to Justice Reform Package
GOP Legislators Skip Special Session on Police

GOP Legislators Skip Special Session on Police

Evers called on lawmakers to consider reforms. Session quickly ended with no debate or votes.

Statement on Special Session on Police Reform
Jacob Malinowski Statement of Special Session: “Do Your Damn Job”
Jacob Malinowski Statement of Special Session

“Do Your Damn Job”

Republicans in Madison indicate no new legislation until January 1st, 2021

Rep. Robyn Vining Supports Meaningful Policing Reform
Gov. Evers Releases Statement on Special Session
Republicans Give Up on Governing
Now is Not the Time for Senate Recess
Frank Nitty Leads March from Milwaukee to Washington D.C.

Frank Nitty Leads March from Milwaukee to Washington D.C.

750-mile march ends with Nitty speaking at rally on steps of Lincoln Memorial in front of thousands. Blake, Acevedo, Hamilton families also present.

Proud and determined Milwaukee marchers make it to Washington, D.C.

Proud and determined Milwaukee marchers make it to Washington, D.C.

Statement of Alderman Khalif J. Rainey August 28, 2020

08/28/20 at 10:32 am: Franky Nitty Speaking from D.C.

08/28/20 at 6:07 am: Milwaukee March Arriving in D.C.

GOP Mum on Special Session on Police Reform

GOP Mum on Special Session on Police Reform

Gov. Evers called special-session this week. Bucks Players called for Legislature to convene.

Milwaukee athletes take a stand in support of racial justice

Milwaukee athletes take a stand in support of racial justice

Joint statement from members of the Milwaukee Common Council – Alderman Cavalier Johnson, Alderman Robert J. Bauman, Alderman Michael J. Murphy, Alderwoman Marina Dimitrijevic, Alderman José G. Pérez, Alderman Mark Borkowski, Alderman Nik Kovac and Alderman Scott Spiker

The world is watching, and the Legislature’s silence and inaction is deafening

The world is watching, and the Legislature’s silence and inaction is deafening

Statement of Alderwoman (and State Representative) JoCasta Zamarripa August 27, 2020

Statement on the Shooting of Jacob Blake, the Damage to Kenosha, and the Special Session
Milwaukee Bucks Players’ Statement Following Boycott of Game 5 of NBA Playoffs vs. Orlando
Statement from Milwaukee Bucks Owners Marc Lasry, Wes Edens and Jamie Dinan
Kenosha Shooter Arrested in Illinois

Kenosha Shooter Arrested in Illinois

Trump supporter Kyle Rittenhouse, age 17, is charged with the murders of two people in Kenosha Tuesday night.

Milwaukee Bucks put social justice at the forefront

Milwaukee Bucks put social justice at the forefront

Statement from members of the Milwaukee Common Council - Alderman Khalif J. Rainey, Alderwoman Milele A. Coggs, Alderman Russell W. Stamper, II, Alderman Ashanti Hamilton, Alderwoman Chantia Lewis and Alderwoman Nikiya Dodd 

Rep. Bowen Statement on Vigilante Murders in Kenosha
Milwaukee Marchers Shot At in Pennsylvania

Milwaukee Marchers Shot At in Pennsylvania

Black Lives Matter protesters led by Frank Nitty threatened, Pennsylvania police investigating.