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MPD Negotiators, TEU End Tactical Situation Peacefully, Arrest Homicide Suspect

A tactical situation ended peacfully this morning with the arrest of a homicide suspect, thanks…

 
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Officer-involved Shooting: Officer Injured When Suspect Rams Squad

A Milwaukee Police Officer is being treated tonight after the squad he was driving was…

 
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Officer Involved Shooting: Officer Injured When Suspect Rams Squad

A Milwaukee Police Officer is being treated tonight after the squad he was driving was…

 
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Officer Arrested Following Citizen Complaint, MPD Investigation

Following up on a citizen complaint, the Milwaukee Police Department Internal Affairs Division initiated an…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

UPDATE: Homicide Victim Identifications

Milwaukee Police are investigating three homicides that occurred since Sunday. Following are the identities of the…

 
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Officer Uses Deadly Force When Attacked by Dog

A local television station ran a story last night about an officer who had to use deadly…

 
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Observant D5 Officers Arrest Thief Who Tried More Than 200 Auto Break-Ins

On Wednesday, December 05, 2012 District 5 Police Officers Jason Rodriguez and William Feely conducted a…

 
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MPD Investigates Homicide

Milwaukee Police are investigating a homicide that occurred this morning at 1:33 a.m. in the…

 
 
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Officer Arrests 8-Time Drunken Driver

On December 5 at 11:54 p.m., District 2 Officer Michael McGrath stopped a speeding car…

 
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Officers Solve One Robbery, Prevent Another

On December 3 at 6:23 p.m. Distrtict 2 Police Officers Ryan Foth and Matthew Diener stopped…

 
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Mayor Backs Chief, Slams Newspaper

Mayor Backs Chief, Slams Newspaper – column by Urban Milwaukee’s Bruce Murphy:

 
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MPD Makes Arrest in Homicide

Milwaukee Police arrested a 24-year-old male in connection with a homicide that occurred December 5,…

 
 
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Officers Arrest Suspect Amid House Full of Uncooperative Subjects

Officers assigned to the Neghborhood Task Force – Fugitive Apprehension Unit had been tracking a…

 
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Officer’s Hunch Pays Off With Arrest of Nosy Neighbor

District 3 Police Officer Matthew Claudio along with other squads were dispatched to an Armed…

 
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Chief Flynn On Decision to Reinstate Fired Officer

Statement from Milwaukee Police Chief Edward A. Flynn on the Milwaukee Fire and Police Commission…

 
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MPD, HIDTA Find Hidden Cash, Drugs

On September 30, 2012, Milwaukee Police Officers Matthew Davis and Jonathan Caya conducted a traffic…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Chief Flynn Discusses Thanksgiving Week Incidents

Chief Edward A. Flynn spoke during his monthly spot on WUWM “Lake Effect” program this…

 
2 YEARS AGO

School Burglars Sought

Milwaukee Police are asking for the community’s help to find a group of burglars who…

 
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MPD Warns, “Click it or Ticket”

The Milwaukee Police Department will intensify its enforcement of Wisconsin’s mandatory safety belt law during…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Missing Person Turns Out To Be Wanted Suspect

On November 17 while on patrol, District 7 Police Officers Alan Brooks and Matthew Carsky saw…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

MPD Offers Holiday Safety Tips

This is a friendly reminder about some safety tips to help you enjoy the upcoming…

 
2 YEARS AGO

UPDATE: Chief Flynn Discusses Weekend Incidents

The video shows a news conference held by Chief Edward A. Flynn on Monday, November…

 
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Armed Robbery Suspect Shot by Police

An armed robbery suspect was shot by a Milwaukee Police Officer Saturday afternoon on Milwaukee’s…

 
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Milwaukee Police Search for Homicide Suspects

Milwaukee Police are seeking the individuals seen fleeing from the scene of a homicide, November…

 
 
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D3 Officers Track Down Armed Robbers

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012, District 3 Officers Carlos Rutherford and Ashley Porubsky responded to…

 
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UPDATE: Man Who Assaulted Women on Jogging Trail Arrested

Milwaukee Police have arrested a man believed to have assaulted a woman on the Oak Leaf Trail…

 
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Good Police Work Nets Bad Guys, Assault Rifle

On Wednesday, November 13, 2012, at 2:45 a.m. District 3 Officers Andrew Kempen and Thomas Delaney responded…

 
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TODAY: Be A Force – Become an MPD 911 Operator

WANTED:  A few good men and women to apply for the Milwaukee Police Department’s Police…

 
 
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D6 Officers Arrest Chronic Nuisance Suspect in Bay View

On November 7, 2012 District 6 Milwaukee Police Officers Eric Laux and LaTanya Diedrich responded to…

 
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Woman Grabbed, Groped on Jogging Path

Milwaukee Police are investigating an incident that occurred Nov. 14 at 8:20 a.m. in the…

 
2 YEARS AGO

ALERT – Critical Missing Woman with Dementia

The Milwaukee Police Department is searching for a critically missing woman. She was last seen…

 
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Article: In-Custody Deaths Decline Under Chief Flynn

Following is an article wrtten for UrbanMilwaukee.com by journalist Bruce Murphy pointing out that in-custody…

 
 
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Police Search for Armed Robbers

Milwaukee Police are searching for the suspects who robed the Subway at 2244 N. Martin…

 
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TONIGHT: Citizens Awarded for Helping Catch Homicide Suspect

 It’s not only police conduct that earns recognition – Milwaukee Police Chief Edward A. Flynn…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Officers Receive One of MPD’s Highest Honors

It is one of the Milwaukee Police Department’s highest honors – and those attending the…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Off-duty Detective Catches Burglars in the Act

An off-duty Milwaukee Police Detective was returning to his home near S. 44th & Manitoba about…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Armed Suspect Can’t Outrun MPD

Two District 5 Officers didn’t let a long run and a few fences get in…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Merit Awards November 2012: Bay View Sexual Assaults Solved

Following is the good police work that led to a Meritorious Service Award for Police…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Four Protesters, One Armed With Gun, Arrested Sunday

A protest Sunday ended in four arrests when protesters became disorderly in the street, impeding…

 
2 YEARS AGO

MPD Personnel Receive Merit Awards

Milwaukee Police personnel do outstanding work every day, and twice a year we take an…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Update on Overnight Events

Milwaukee Police are investigating a double shooting that occurred at approximately 10 p.m. Friday in…

 
2 YEARS AGO

MPD Detectives Take Drug Dealer Off Street

MPD Detectives David Lopez and Vincent Lopez were the lead case agents on a wiretap…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Police Aide’s Heroism Off-duty Saves a Life

Police Aide Alberto Figueroa had just finished his tour of duty at District 7 on…

 
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VIDEO: Elderly Shopkeeper Punched by Shoplifter

This incident happened at a store at 4295 N. Teutonia Ave. at 10:31 p.m. on…

 
 
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Sensitive Crimes Detectives Bring Child Abuse Suspect to Justice

On Friday, October 19, 2012, Jayden Banda, a 5-year old victim of horrendous child abuse, was presented…

 
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D5 Officers Unmask Suspected Robber

On October 30, 2012 at 1:15 a.m., District 5 P.O. Chad Vartanian responded to an armed robbery…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Milwaukee is Finalist in Bloomberg Mayors Challenge

MILWAUKEE NAMED AS TOP 20 FINALIST IN BLOOMBERG PHILANTHROPIES’ MAYORS CHALLENGE

City’s idea selected from more…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Police Search for Driver, Car in Fatal Hit & Run

The Milwaukee Police Department is investigating a fatal hit and run crash that occurred on…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Investigation Updates

Milwaukee Police are investigating the following incidents that occurred over the weekend:

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D3 Officers’ Shift Was Over But Crime-Fighting Wasn’t

On Monday, October 29th, 2012, at 12:07 a.m., District 3 Police Officers Hector Pagan and Hector Claudio were on their …

 
2 YEARS AGO

Armed Robbers Caught on Video

While the victim of this crime was sitting in her vehicle in the TCF Bank…

 
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Borchert Field/14th St. Neighborhood, MPD Partner for Safety

The Milwaukee Police Department is proud to partner with the Borchert Field/14th Street C.A.R.E.S. community….

 
 
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Rosary Thieves May Have Bigger Worries Than Jail

Two juveniles who burglarized a home Monday may have bigger worries than going to jail…

 
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Officers Try to Aid Prisoner Before His Death

A television news story that aired on Fox 6 on October 30, 2012, depicts a…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Band Of Brothers Plays Us into the Holiday Season

Our Band of Brothers celebrates the holidays! Come hear the Milwaukee Police Band and Friends…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Officers Arrest Robbers; Prevent Future Crimes

On Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 7:06 pm, District 5 Officers Melanie Beasley and Brendan Dolan…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

3 Injured, Including 2 Children, in Domestic Incident

Three people were injured in a shooting that occurred at a house in the 1500…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Homicide Victim Identified

A man found shot in a garage in the 2800 block of N. 52nd St….

 
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Officer Seriously Injured in Squad Crash

A Milwaukee Police Officer is being treated at a local hospital after he was seriously…

 
2 YEARS AGO

District 3 “Operation Red Light” Arrests Sex Offender

On Tuesday, October 23, 2012, Police Officers Jakob Schmidt and Adam Isleb were assigned to District…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Officers Use Great Restraint, Arrest 5 Including 3 Felons With Guns

Officers Michael Gasser and Andrew Marx responded to the area of N. 30th Street and W….

 
2 YEARS AGO

Unique MPD Program Brings Counselors to DV Victims’ Doorsteps

A unique program at the Milwaukee Police Department brings Domestic Violence victim advocates to the…

 
2 YEARS AGO

MPD Homicide Unit Reports Solved Cases

The Milwaukee Police Homicide Unit reports several updates on recent cases:

  • The death of Zaire Burris,…
     
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Identity of South Side Homicide Victim Sought

The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s Office and the Milwaukee Police Department are seeking the public’s…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Trick or Treat Safely!

Trick or Treat in the city of Milwaukee is set for Sunday October 28, 2012…

 
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Identity of Homicide Victim Sought

Milwaukee Police are seeking to identify the victim of a homicide whose partial remains were discovered…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Video: Armed Robber Hits Pharmacy, Flees

Milwaukee Police are searching for the armed robber who held up the CVS Pharmacy, 5929…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Tip to Thieves: Steer Clear of Stealing at Police Conference Site

As a couple of would-be thieves made their way into the Italian Community Center yesterday,…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Sexual Assault Suspect Sought

Milwaukee Police Sensitive Crimes Detectives are looking for a man who has, in two recent…

 
2 YEARS AGO

5-Year-Old Dies of Suspected Child Abuse; 3 Other Homicides Under Investigation

Milwaukee Police are investigating the homicide of a 5-year-old boy who died as a result…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Detectives Investigating 3 Homicides

Milwaukee Police are investigating three homicides that occurred since 5:15 p.m. Friday.

A robbery / shooting…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Arsonist Caught on Tape: Do You Know Him?

Watch in this video as the suspect walks up onto the victim’s porch at 3813…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

UPDATE: 30 Students Arrested After School Fight

Milwaukee Police were called to a large fight at Bay View High School this morning…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Armed Robbery Suspect Caught on Video

Milwaukee Police are seeking the armed robber who held up the Family Dollar store, 2214…

 
2 YEARS AGO

East Side Residents Strongly Support Police Intervention

Milwaukee Police Chief Edward A. Flynn and District 1 Capt. Steve Basting remain committed to…

 
2 YEARS AGO

International Attention for milwaukeepolicenews.com

The Milwaukee Police Department is proud of the international attention being paid to our Website,…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

MPD Endurance Club Raises $10,000 for Rare Cancer Cure

A big check will make a big difference to the Medical College of Wisconsin where…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Worker Critically Injured in Downtown Accident

A worker for a private landscaping company was critically injured this morning when he was…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Weekend Homicide Not a Random Act

Milwaukee Police continue the investigation into the homicide of Marcus D. Perkins (DOB 3-17-81) who…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Showcasing Good Work at District 5

On Tuesday, October 9, District 5 Officers hit the streets and continued to show the…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Officers on Patrol Remove Graffiti from War Memorial

While on patrol Thursday in District 2 Officers Juan Lopez and Glenn Podlesnik observed gang graffiti on…

 
2 YEARS AGO

District 7 Opens Doors for “Cops and Kids in Costume”

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Officers Charged in Strip Search Investigation

The John Doe proceeding regarding illegal strip search activity involving Milwaukee Police Officers was closed…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Chief Flynn Discusses Derek Williams Investigation

Chief Flynn talked with writer Bruce Murphy about some of the recent discussions surrounding the Milwaukee…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Child Dies in Fire

A 7-year-old boy died in an overnight fire at a home in the 3200 block…

 
2 YEARS AGO

MPD Statement on Commission Report on Darius Simmons Investigation

The Milwaukee Fire & Police Commission issued a report on the Milwaukee Police Department investigation…

 
2 YEARS AGO

VIDEO: Female Armed Robber Sought

Milwaukee Police are searching for the female armed robber seen in this video. The suspect…

 
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FOR THE RECORD: Homicide Not Related to Food Pantry

Milwaukee Police are investigating the homicide of a man who was shot Oct. 2, 2012…

 
 
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VIDEO: Person of Interest in Homicide

This video was taken at Judy’s Red Hots, 4812 W. Lisbon Ave. two hours after…

 
2 YEARS AGO

District 7 Officers Discuss Marijuana Grow Operation Bust

Some of the plants were taller than the officers. District 7 officers talked with CBS…

 
2 YEARS AGO

National Rave Reviews for MPD Website

the Milwaukee Police Department is proud and grateful for the national attention this site, localhost:8888

 
2 YEARS AGO

Act of Kindness by Officer During Police Protest March

Milwaukee Police Officer Elvis Lock didn’t want you to see this story. He, like so…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

District 7 Officers Bust Pot Grow Operation

On Tuesday September 9, 2012,  District 7 Police Officer Logan Jeffrey developed information about a potential…

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NAMI Honors MPD for Crisis Intervention Training

When a suicidal man threatened to jump off a bridge, it was Milwaukee Police Sgt….

 
2 YEARS AGO

MPD Run to Benefit Abdominal Cancer Fund a Success

Hundreds showed up Saturday, September 29, 2012 for a run that took big steps to…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Shooting at Papa John’s Appears Unintentional

Milwaukee Police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred this morning at 1:10 a.m. at…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Caught on Video: Man Shot Multiple Times, Suspect Sought

Milwaukee Police are looking for the man seen in this video who followed his victim…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Governing Magazine: MPD Gives 911 A Facelift

Following is a link to a story by Governing Magazine on Chief Flynn’s overhaul during…

 
2 YEARS AGO

District 7 Officers Work Together to Find Burglars

On September 27, 2012, District 7  Sgt. Rodney B. Washington responded to the 4200 block of…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Video: Armed Robber Points Gun at Restaurant Customers

Please view this video to see if you recognize this man. He committed an armed…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

DA, Chief Flynn Call for Inquest into Death of Prisoner

Highlights from Chief Edward A. Flynn’s remarks to media regarding the in-custody death of a…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Location, Location, Location: Officers Knew Where to Look for Robber

There is community-oriented policing, and there’s team policing. Milwaukee Police District 5 officers are a…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Chief Flynn Statement on Derek Williams Case

Chief Flynn statement on Derek Williams case:

“My office has been advised that the Medical Examiner…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Shooting of Teen, 14, Likely Accidental

The Milwaukee Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred in the 3100 block of…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Suspect Sought in Battery of Bus Driver – VIDEO

The suspect in this video throws a cup of an unknown substance at the driver…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Officer Serves Milwaukee and the USA

Our officers who serve the city often serve their country, as well. Today, District 2…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Officer Shot in Line of Duty Recovering But Still Fighting Crime!

Five burglars were taken into custody on Spetember 18 – and they’re repeat offenders for burglary…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Save the Date! District 2 Open House

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Police Called to Pulaski H.S.; 11 Arrested

A Milwaukee Police school resource offficer called for police assistance this morning at 8:50 a.m….

 
2 YEARS AGO

MPD Investigates Shooting That Injures 2

The Milwaukee Police Department is currently investigating an incident in which at least one person…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Sexual Assault Suspect Sought

Milwaukee Police are investigating a sexual assault that occurred on September 16, 2012 at 12:34…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Officer Continues Recovery After Being Hit by Wrong-Way, Drunken Driver

Milwaukee Police Officer Josh Albert continues his recovery from serious injuries he suffered after he…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Unsung Stars – Human Resources

They are the people who bring the officers and police personnel onto the department, and the…

 
2 YEARS AGO

UPDATE: Body Found in Lake Michigan Identified

Milwaukee Police are investigating what caused the death of Barakat Kaid, age 40, whose body…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Officer in Right Place for Justice, Wrong Time for Thieves

On September 13, 2012 at 9:58 a.m.,  District 2 Police Officer Claude Osburn, Jr., observed…

 
2 YEARS AGO

3 Armed Teens Caught by Good Police Work

On September 1, 2012,  three juveniles, including one who was armed with a gun, went…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Federal Jury Clears Officer Who Helped Shut Down Dogfighting Operation

On September 5, 2012, a federal court jury of seven citizens found that Milwaukee Police…

 
2 YEARS AGO

UWM Safety Mission Continues; 40 Arrested Over Weekend

The Milwaukee Police/UWM Police mission to keep students safe and neighborhoods free from crime and…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Citizens Tackle Purse Snatcher

Over Labor Day weekend, a woman was at the Suds Your Duds Laundromat, 547 N…

 
2 YEARS AGO

UPDATE: Police Seeking Charges Against Suspect for Shooting Officer

The Milwaukee Police investigation into the shooting of a Police Officer continues today, as detectives…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

After News Conference on Burglaries, District 7 Officers Show How Arrests Are Made!

Just after Milwaukee Police gave a news briefing to media on the problem of burglaries…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Officer Shows Great Restraint When Confronted by Armed Suspect

District 5 Police Officer Dustin Langfeldt was assisting a stranded motorist in the 4100 block…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Beauty Salon Robbers Sought

On Sept. 7, 2012, two suspects robbed two south side beauty salons at gunpoint. These videos…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Stabbing at MATC Not Random Act; Victim Critical

Milwaukee Police are investigating what is believed to be a domestic violence-related stabbing incident between two…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Officers Hear Shots, Quickly Find Suspects

On Thursday, September 6, 2012, at 11:54 p.m., District 3 Police Officers Leon Davis, Ryan…

 
2 YEARS AGO

UWM/MPD Operation Nets 39 Arrests

In response to East Side/UWM area resident complaints of drunken and disorderly behavior recently, Milwaukee…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Burglary Prevention Reminder

A friendly reminder about burglary prevention tips for our city residents. We’ve been seeing numerous incidents citywide…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Shooting Investigation

Milwaukee Police arrested two people suspected in the shooting last night of a man they…

 
 
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SUSPECT ALERT: Victim Shot, Clothes Taken; Suspect Sought

Milwaukee Police are seeking a suspect in a shooting that happened Aug. 31, 2012 at…

 
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UPDATE: Police Find Vehicle, Suspect in Fatal Hit & Run

Good work by Neighborhood Task Force officers and citizen cooperation led to the location of…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Suspect in Human Trafficking Faces Prison Time

Police Officers Tara Ferguson, Jaimie Hewitt and Detective Steve Wells, while assigned to the prostitution…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Hero Officer Fights to Recover from Injuries

Milwaukee Police Officer Joshua Albert is recovering from critical injuries he suffered when the car he was…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Motorcycle Officers Hear Shots Fired While Children Play in Neighborhood

Motorcycle Officers Jason Kotarak and John Kulmann were conducting follow up on a case on Aug….

 
2 YEARS AGO

MPD Investigates Attempt Homicide, Suicide

One man is dead and another is expected to survive after a shooting in the…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Motorcycle Crash Investigated; Serious Injury

A motorcycle crash that left the cycle passenger in critical condition is under investigation by…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Homicide Update

Milwaukee Police today continue the investigation into the homicide of Theresa N. Boone, who was…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Officers in Right Place, Right Time – 4 Times in Same Night

District 5 and Neighborhood Task Force officers were in the right place at the right time on…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Teamwork puts puzzle together, clearing burglaries

Saturday night while on patrol in District 7, Officers Tiffany Wunder and Alan Carsky conducted…

 
2 YEARS AGO

N. 47th Street Homicide Investigated

Milwaukee Police are investigating a homicide that happened in the 2200 block of N. 47th…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Burglar Steals from Christian Book Store

Check out this video below to see if you know the man who stole from…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

MPD Investigates Homicide

Milwaukee Police are investigating a homicide that occurred at 3:35 a.m. today, August 23, 2012…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Bicycle Officers Out and About

Check out this great image of our District 7 bicycle officers out in the neighborhood. We hope…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Critical Missing Man FOUND

A critical missing man was located shortly after police made public a plea for help…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Police Seek Critical Missing Man

Milwaukee Police are currently investigating a critical missing case of a mentally handicapped 58-year-old black…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

District 7 Officers Nab Thieves Who Burglarized Detective’s Home

A Milwaukee Police Detective who discovered his house had been burglarized also discovered shortly after…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Two Sergeants Recover from Injuries

Two Milwaukee Police Sergeants are recovering from injuries they suffered while taking a subject into…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Homicide Investigation

Milwaukee Police are investigating a homicide that occurred Saturday, August 18 at 10:20 a.m. in…

 
2 YEARS AGO

FBI Releases Audit of MPD Crime Reporting

The final audit report for the Uniform Crime Reporting Quality Assurance Review Audit was released…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

UPDATE: Homicide Investigations

Milwaukee Police are investigating three homicides that occurred over the weekend.

On August 11, 2012 at…

 
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Bank Robbers Don’t Stand a Chance with MPD Detectives on the Case

Catching bank robbers is an often-told success story in the Milwaukee Police Department’s Metropolitan Division….

 
2 YEARS AGO

District 7 Officers Always Get Their Man (Robber)!

On August 1 at 9:45 p.m., squads were dispatched to an armed robbery in the…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Sensitive Crimes Detectives Arrest Sexual Assault Suspect

Outstanding work by the dedicated members of the Milwaukee Police Department’s Sensitive Crimes Division in…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Meet MPD Recruit Class 1-2012!

At a time when the dangers of law enforcement abound in the news, there is…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Chief Flynn Statement on Law Enforcement Sacrifice

Statement from Milwaukee Chief of Police Edward A. Flynn on the sentencing this morning for Juan Alvarado….

 
2 YEARS AGO

Officers Follow Map for Success in Catching Armed Robber

Some good police work from District 5 that illustrates how officers solve crime:

Each day, a…

 
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MPD P.O.S.T. Helps Law Enforcement During Tragedy

The Milwaukee Police Department’s Police Officer Support Team, or P.O.S.T., is a committed group of…

 
 
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Workplace Shooting Investigated

Milwaukee Police are investigating a workplace shooting that left two men dead last night.

At about…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Revitalization Coming to 2 Milwaukee Neighborhoods

Two of Milwaukee’s challenged neighborhoods are about to undergo significant revitalization – changes that will…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Suspect Shoots into House While 4-year old Sits in Getaway Car

On July 31, 2012 just before noon, the Shotspotter gunshot locator system and witnesses reported shots…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Five-Time Drunken Driver Arrested After Pursuit

A man with five prior convictions for operating motor vehicles while intoxicated, and a felony…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Officers Keep Victims, Witnesses Safe Through Trial

The following story is taken from a correspondence sent to District 2 supervisors after a…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Listen in as MPD Telecommunicator Saves The Day – And A Life

A Milwaukee Police Telecommunicator this weekend showed the kind of professionalism and compassion that truly…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Another Arrest Thanks to iPhone App – And Great Police Work

There’s no app for good police work, but the combination of an iPhone locator and…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Keen Observation Leads to Bathtub Burglars

Keen observation led two Milwaukee Police Officers to arrest burglars who were stealing items from…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Felon With Firearm Taken Off Street

Heads-up work by two District 3 Police Officers gets a handgun and the felon who…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Teamwork Makes Good Police Work in D7 With Arrest of Burglars, Robbers

Some heads-up police work in District 7 landed two suspects in jail for burglary and…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Officers Catch Robber After He Tosses Gun

On July 11 at about 9:10 p.m., District 3 Police Officers Allen Tenhaken, Markel McKinley…

 
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14 Arrested in Milwaukee During ICE Operation Targeting Gang Members

Our partners at U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), share the following information with the…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Woman Dies in Car Crash

Milwaukee Police are investigating a fatal vehicle crash that occurred at about 6:45 p.m. July…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Caught on Tape: Robbers Wrestle Away Man’s Wallet

Milwaukee Police are asking for help from the community to find the men who followed…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Officers Arrest Four Violent Suspects

On July 23 at 1:45 a.m., District 7 Officers Martez Ball and Sarah Beland were…

 
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Man Critical After Domestic Violence Incident

A 33-year-old man was critically injured when he was shot during a domestic violence incident.

At…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Thieves Shoot at Man, Motorcycle – Do You Know Them?

Milwaukee Police are looking for the two suspects seen in the video below who fired…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Pocket Dialing Ties Up Police Resources

Pocket dialing – or the accidental dialing of 911 while a cell phone is deep…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Officers’ Swift Feet Aid in Arrest of Riverwest Robber

On July 19, at about 9:56 p.m., District 5  Lt. Heather Wurth responded to a report…

 
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Police Summoned When Man Becomes Violent at Group Home

Milwaukee Police responded to a call for police assistance at a group home in the…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Overnight Events 7-29-12

Following are events that occurred overnight and that were reported to media on July 29,…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Officers Building Community Relationships Leads to Gun Arrest

District 5 Officers Kurt Ziarnik and Joe Saric are assigned to the Summer Policing Initiative, building…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Overnight Incidents

Milwaukee Police investigated a shooting incident that occurred in the 3300 block of N. 23rd…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Squad Rollover Accident Injures Officer

A Milwaukee Police Officer was able to escape with non-life threatening injuries when his squad…

 
2 YEARS AGO

District 5 Hosts Community Action Day

Milwaukee Police District 5 officers will host  the annual Amani Neighborhood Community Action Day on Saturday,…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Bank Robbers Beware!

Bank robbers beware! Detectives from the Milwaukee Police Department’s Metropolitan Division investigated recent bank robberies…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Teen Falls, Dies After Hanging Onto Bus

A 19-year-old man was killed this afternoon when he grabbed onto a moving school bus,…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Alert Sergeant Nabs Car Thieves

District 7 Sgt. Charles Grimm and other officers were dispatched to Fond du lac and…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Officers Arrest 4 Violent Suspects

On July 23 at 1:45 a.m., District 7 Officers Martez Ball and Sarah Beland, were…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Homicide Investigation

Milwaukee Police are investigating the city’s most recent homicide.

Michael Trevino, 20, was fatally shot near…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Dog Days at MPD!

Check out the photos of the Neighborhood Task Force K9 Unit! Rocky and Jagr are…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Retired MPD Captain Featured in Story

Recently retired MPD Capt. Mike Dubis is featured in a column by Journal Sentinel reporter…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Victim Punched, Kicked During Robbery

On July 11 at 11:55 p.m. in the 900 block of W. Howard Ave., four…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Recruits Hit the Streets in New Initiative

Police Officers Corianna Chisum and Markel McKinley haven’t been out of the police academy long,…

 
 
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Good Observations in High Crime Area Net Results

Keen observations by bicycle patrol officers led to the arrest of an armed suspect.

On Tuesday,…

 
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Shootings Under Investigation

The following incidents were all reported to Milwaukee Police yesterday, July 17, 2012. All remain…

 
2 YEARS AGO

MPD Investigating 2 Recent Homicides

Milwaukee Police are investigating two homicides that happened in the past 24 hours.

The first occurred…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Officers Catch Robber After He Tosses Gun

On July 11 at about 9:10 p.m. District 3 Police Officers Allen Tenhaken, Markel McKinley and Corianna Chisum were conducting…

 
 
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MPD Adds 2 New K9 Officers to the Lineup!

Meet the new Milwaukee Police dogs! Officer Shawn Burger and his partner Rocky, and Officer…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Police Investigate 2 Overnight Shootings

Milwaukee Police are investigating two shootings that happened overnight.

A shooting occurred at midnight at 39th…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Suspect Shot by Police After Pointing Gun at Officer

The Milwaukee Police Department is on the scene of an officer involved shooting in the…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Bank Robber Caught on Video

Milwaukee Police are searching for the bank robber in this video. He hit the PNC…

 
 
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Meet “The Nikkis”

Meet the Nikkis! One of a few female partner duos at the Milwaukee Police Department…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Burglar Caught on Tape

Check out the video of this burglar caught on tape. The movement of the suspect…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Missing Woman Found Safe

A woman reported missing by her family earlier today has been found safe.

Thanks to an…

 
2 YEARS AGO

ALERT: Critical Missing Person

Milwaukee Police are seeking a critical missing person.

Shelia A. Thomas was last seen at 12:15 p.m….

 
 
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UPDATE: MPD Investigates Quadruple Shooting

Milwaukee Police are investigating an incident in which four people were shot, one fatally, at…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Mid-year Homicides Decrease in 2012 from 2011

Homicides in the city of Milwaukee decreased in the first six months of 2012 compared…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Girl Power! Female Officer Duo Fights Crime on 2 Wheels

District 5 Officers Nicole Fuhrman and Nicole Miller recently took along Fox 6 anchor Anne…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Homicide Investigations Continue; Victims Identified

Milwaukee Police Tuesday continued to make progress in their investigations of three recent homicides. These…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Critical Missing Man Found

A 33-year-old developmentally disabled man reported missing yesterday has been located.

Cameron Cross was reported missing…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Homicide Investigations

Milwaukee Police today are investigating three homicides that occurred over the past three days.

A stabbing…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Recruits Police Neighborhoods in New Initiative

Policing is not a spectator sport, and as such, neighborhood and community leaders must be…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Scrap Metal Means Gold to Thieves, Marquette U Journalism Students Learn

Students from the Urban Journalism Workshop 2012 at Marquette University got a real-world lesson in…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

UPDATE: Missing Couple Located

A missing Milwaukee couple who had not been seen since they left a relative’s Fox…

 
2 YEARS AGO

ALERT: CRITICAL MISSING COUPLE

Milwaukee Police are searching today for a critical missing couple. Douglas (age 78) and Berna (age…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Teamwork Makes Good Police Work in D7 with Arrest of Burglars, Robbers

Some heads up police work in District 7 landed two suspects in jail for burglary…

 
2 YEARS AGO

MPD Keeps Big Bang, July 4th Festivities Safe

Milwaukee Police kept everyone safe – even when large crowds briefly amassed after the fireworks…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Police Seek Robbers Who Punched, Kicked Victim

Video shows the victim walking in the 1000 block of S. Cesar Chavez Dr. on…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Milwaukee Police Ready for Fireworks – the Good Kind!

Milwaukee Police Officers from Districts 1 and 5 gathered this afternoon for a roll call…

 
2 YEARS AGO

11-year-old Shot in Ongoing Neighborhood Dispute

An 11-year-old boy is expected to survive after he was shot while sitting on the…

 
2 YEARS AGO

UPDATE: Homicide Investigations

Milwaukee Police are investigating two homicides that happened over the weekend.

At 1:35 a.m. Saturday, Abraham…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Investigation into Arrest of Drunken Driver Concludes; Suspect Charged with Fleeing Police

A man who was driving under the influence has been charged with fleeing from Milwaukee Police…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Fireworks Facts

Milwaukee Police, together with the Milwaukee Fire Department, ask the community to celebrate the Fourth…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Homicide Investigation

Milwaukee Police are investigating a homicide that occurred this morning at 1:35 a.m. on the…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Felon with Firearm Taken Off Street

Heads up work by two District 3 Police Officers gets a handgun and the felon…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Milwaukee Police Investigate Recent Shootings

Milwaukee Police are investigating 19 shootings that have occurred between June 22-28. Milwaukee is not alone…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Police Investigate Shooting Circumstances

Milwaukee Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a shooting that occurred at a gas station…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Keen Observation Leads to Bathtub Burglars

Keen observation led two Milwaukee Police Officers to arrest burglars who were stealing items from…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Another Arrest Thanks to iPhone App – and Great Police Work

There’s no app for good police work, but the combination of an iPhone locator and…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Chief Flynn Responds to Wisconsin Supreme Court Ruling on Open Records Costs

The following is a statement by Milwaukee Police Chief Edward Flynn regarding the recent Wisconsin…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Overnight Shootings Investigated

Milwaukee Police are investigating two unrelated overnight shootings that happened on June 26.

At about…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Local Law Enforcement, FBI Fight Human Trafficking

Teresa L. Carlson, Special Agent in Charge of the Milwaukee Division of the Federal Bureau…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Listen in as MPD Telecommunicator Saves the Day – and a Life

A Milwaukee Police Telecommunicator this weekend showed the kind of professionalism and compassion that truly…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Kingdom of Faith Church, MPD Host Gas Giveaway

Kingdom Faith Fellowship Church conducted a free gas giveaway at 3700 W. North Avenue to…

 
2 YEARS AGO

MPD Supports Super Readers!

The Milwaukee Police Department is proud to be a supporter of the Milwaukee Public Library’s…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Homicide, Shooting Investigations

The Milwaukee Police Department is investigating a double shooting that occurred in the 2200 block of…

 
2 YEARS AGO

MPD Helps Kids at “Cross the Street Safely” Event

Tracy Dent and members of the Peace for Change Alliance held an event to educate…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Overnight Events

Following are overnight items of interest from the Milwaukee Police Department that were shared with…

 
2 YEARS AGO

MPD Joins “Operation Dry Water” This Weekend

The Milwaukee Police Harbor Patrol Unit will be looking out for drunken boaters this weekend…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Watching the Watchdog: Join Statement from Common Council

Following is a joint statement from Members of the Milwaukee Common Council:

 The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Chief Discusses Facts Behind Crime Data Calculations

Much has been made on a “war” between the Milwaukee Police Chief and the local…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Suspicious Device Not Explosive

At about 8:30 a.m. on June 21, District 4 officers responded to the report of…

 
2 YEARS AGO

Beat the Heat – Legally, Please!

The Milwaukee Police Department, Milwaukee Fire Department and city Department of Public Works have valuable information…

 
 
2 YEARS AGO

Officers Keep Victims, Witnesses Safe Through Trial

The following story is taken from a correspondence sent to District 2 supervisors after a…

 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Ensures Safe Juneteenth Celebration

Milwaukee Police worked to ensure a safe Juneteenth Day celebration by removing troublemakers from the…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Journalist Discusses Biased Coverage of MPD Crime Data

Journalist Bruce Murphy provides his take on what he calls the biased coverage of MPD’s…

 
3 YEARS AGO

UPDATE: 12-year-old Injured as Bullet Hits House

The Milwaukee Police Department is investigating a shooting incident in which a 12-year-old girl was…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

Summer Burglary Prevention Tips

This is a friendly reminder about burglary prevention as summer is now upon us.

  • Please make…
     
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UPDATE: Pit Bull Owner Turns Self Into Police 2 Days After Attack

The owner of a dog that viciously attacked a man out walking his dog on…

 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Ends Tactical Situation Peacefully

At 11:03 p.m. Sunday, the Milwaukee Police Department took a adult male subject into custody…

 
3 YEARS AGO

There’s An App For That: Officer Catches iPhone Robber

When it came to a recent strong-arm robbery, there was an app for that.

On June…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

Weekend Shootings Under Investigation

Following are shootings reported to Milwaukee Police this weekend. They are not believed to be…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Armed Robbery Caught on Video

Milwaukee Police are seeking the suspects who robbed at restaurant at gunpoint on June 10,…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Officers Return to Shooting Scene for Cookout – On Them!

This is the story MPD Tactical Enforcement Unit Officers tried to keep a secret.

After responding…

 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Officer Inspires Community Garden Project

Alderwoman Milele A. Coggs will help dedicate Rays of Sunshine Community Garden on  June 16 at N. 24th…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

Woman Bitten by Dog Admits Lying About Incident

A woman who originally claimed to have been bitten by a dog in Shorewood now…

 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Investigating Overnight Shootings

Milwaukee Police are looking into two shooting incidents from overnight. No one is in custody…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Capt. Michael Massa Retires After 28 Years

Capt. Michael Massa Day! In honor of his retirement from the Milwaukee Police Department after…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Shooting Investigation, 5600 N. 40th

Milwaukee Police are investigating a shooting that occurred at 11:25 a.m. June 14 in the 5600…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

Shooting Investigation, 39th & Garfield

Milwaukee Police are investigating a shooting that occurred at 12:40 p.m. Wednesday at 39th & Garfield.

Three…

 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Receives National Media Attention for Use of Social Media

The link below takes you to a Business Week article written by the Associated Press…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Chief Flynn Describes Investigation into Homicide of 13-year-old Boy

Milwaukee Police Chief Edward A. Flynn today met with media outlets, a day after meeting…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Suspect Sought in Hit & Run of 5-year-old Boy

Milwaukee Police are searching for the suspect who struck a 5-year-old boy and fled the…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

UPDATE: 4 Bank Robberies; 3 Separate Robbers Sought

Four bank robberies since May 29 have Milwaukee Police Detectives searching for as many as…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Milwaukee Police/Brewers Baseball Cards Are Here!

Through the generous support of the Milwaukee Brewers Community Foundation, Milwaukee Police Officers have begun…

 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Discusses Witness Statement Taken at Simmons Homicide

From the Milwaukee Police Department:

We join with the community in expressing our sympathy to the…

 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Invites Community to “Tweetalong”

Milwaukee Police today will launch its first “Tweetalong” for the community to ride along with…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

10th Graders Discover Craigslist Purchase Too Good to Be True

On Monday, June 4, 2012, two 10th grade boys were attempting to purchase an iPhone…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Detective Arrested, Suspended

A Milwaukee Police Detective was arrested this morning by Milwaukee Police. Charges are pending.

Rodolfo Gomez,…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Burglars Hook Up Trailer and Flee

Milwaukee Police are looking for bold burglars who took a trailer from a storage yard…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Hit and Run Suspect Vehicle Sought

Milwaukee Police are seeking the vehicle involved in a fatal hit and run crash that…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD, WI-DOJ Investigate Threats

The Milwaukee Police Department and the Wisconsin Department of Justice – Division of Criminal Investigation…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Five-time Drunken Driver Arrested After Pursuit

A man with five prior convictions for operating motor vehicles while intoxicated and a felony arrest warrant…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Two Overnight Shootings Under Investigation

Milwaukee Police are investigating two shootings that happened overnight.

On Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at about…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Illegally Parked Car Leads Police to Armed Felon

On June 4, 2012, Neighborhood Task Force Officers Chris Navarrette and Chris Conway made a…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

UPDATE: Homicide Investigation

Milwaukee Police are searching for a suspect in a homicide that occurred Monday at 1 p.m. in…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Shooting Investigation

On Monday, June 4, 2012 at about 8:30 p.m. officers responded to a report of a shooting…

 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Ensures Safe Election Day

As we do for every election, the Milwaukee Police Department will have a full compliment…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Bank Robbery Solved, Charges Issued

Two suspects are now in custody for the robbery of the US Bank, 2303 N….

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

Traffic Stops Lead to Felons with Guns, Drugs

Milwaukee Police Neighborhood Task Force Officers use traffic stops as a means to not only…

 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Receives Terrorism Prevention Training

The Memorial Institute for the Prevention of Terrorism (MIPT) and the Milwaukee Police Department have partnered…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Man Arrested at Rally

Milwaukee Police cited a protester at a rally at which former President Bill Clinton appeared…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Officers Interrupt Shooting, Arrest Suspect

Neighborhood Task Force Officers Rachel Golbeck and Jose Viera were looking for a suspect on Tuesday about…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

13-year-old Fatally Shot; Suspect in Custody

A 13-year-old boy died this morning after he was shot on the street near his…

 
3 YEARS AGO

UPDATE: Facts on Human Remains Found in Sewer

We want to correct inaccurate reports broadcast on WTMJ-TV Wednesday evening citing “sources” stating “private…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Registered Sex Offender Released

A registered sex offender who is a lifetime registrant has been released in Milwaukee. Ian…

 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Seeks Tips in Horse and Carriage Hit & Run

A U.S. Navy veteran and a retired police horse are both recovering after a hit…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

Bicycle Stop Turns into Fugitive Arrest

A stop of a man riding his bicycle illegally turned into a the arrest of…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Video of Armed Robber at Taco Bell

Milwaukee Police are seeking the suspect who robbed a Taco Bell, 4117 N. 76th St….

 
3 YEARS AGO

Suspect Beats Waitress During Robbery

Milwaukee Police are searching for the man who robbed a George Webb restaurant at 2028…

 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Catches Burglars in the Act Targeting Foreclosed Homes

On May 24, 2012 at 11:40 p.m., District 6 Lt. Phillip Henschel and Police Officers Justin Jolliff and Phillip Rodriguez…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Featured in New York Times Article on Gunshot Locator Technology

In the past four and a half years, the Milwaukee Police Department has used technology…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Overnight Shootings

Several shootings occurred overnight. Below is a summary, including the context of those incidents:

At approximately 5:30…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Residents Hold Robber, Gun After Friend Shot

Several men held a robber and his gun after the suspect shot their friend while…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Police, Community Land Burglars in Jail

Milwaukee Police and the community worked together yesterday to get five burglars out of one…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

Armed Robbery Suspects Sought

On May 9 at 7:10 p.m., two suspects walked into a convenience store at 1023 W….

 
3 YEARS AGO

Chief Flynn Message to Community, Officers on Crime Stats

FROM MILWAUKEE POLICE CHIEF EDWARD A. FLYNN:

The accuracy of the Milwaukee Police Department’s Uniform Crime…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Video Depicts Conduct of Discharged Officer

Following is a video that was released today to the three local media outlets who…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Click it or Ticket this Memorial Day Weekend

The Milwaukee Police Department advises anyone motoring on the roads this Memorial Day weekend to…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

Watch This Burglar – Do You Know Him?

Watch this burglary in progress and help Milwaukee Police find the suspect. On May 21…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Bank Robber Sought

Milwaukee Police are seeking the suspects who robbed the US Bank, 2303 N. Farwell Ave….

 
3 YEARS AGO

Child Abducted from School

Milwaukee Police arrested a 33-year-old woman who abducted a child from the Storms Early Childhood…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Chief Flynn Talks to NPR about Crime Numbers

Listen as Chief Flynn talks with WUWM “Lake Effect” about recent news reports on how…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

Officers Rescue Baby from Man Trying to Give Her Away to Passing Motorists

It’s the kind of call police don’t respond to every day: At 4:38 p.m. Sunday,…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Chief Flynn Discharges One Officer; Demotes Another

Chief Flynn on Tuesday imposed serious discipline on two members for violations of the Milwaukee…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Chief Flynn Discusses Crime Numbers – Raw Video of Interview

Milwaukee Police Chief Edward A. Flynn was interviewed by reporter Ben Poston from the Milwaukee…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Man Dies After Car Plunges into Lake

At 1:51 am today, a man drove his car into Lake Michigan at 547 E….

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

Indy Car Drivers Slow it Down with Milwaukee Police Bike Unit

Indy car drivers, Ryan Hunter-Reay #28, Bryan Clauson #39, and Josef Newgarden #67, were in…

 
3 YEARS AGO

National Guard, Reserve Recognizes MPD for Support

An honor for MPD to be recognized by the Employer Support of the Guard and…

 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Helps Chicago at NATO

Members of the Milwaukee Police Department’s elite Major Incident Response Team (MIRT) are on the…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Summer Youth Work Program LEAPs into Action

Milwaukee Police Chief Edward A. Flynn, together with Alds. Willie Wade, Miele Coggs, Ashanti Hamilton…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

UPDATE: Off-duty Officer Leads Police to Suspect who Struck Bike Officer

An off-duty Milwaukee Police officer, so concerned about his co-worker who was struck on his…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Homicide Investigation

Milwaukee Police are investigating a homicide that occurred Thursday night about 11:40 p.m. in the…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Police Seeking Driver Who Struck Bicycle Officer, Fled

Milwaukee Police are searching for the known driver and vehicle that struck a Milwaukee Police…

 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Arrests Violent Fugitive after Citizen TV Tip

Two people came into District 5 Thursday to report the whereabouts of Leslie D. McNeil, a…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

“The Source” Gets Top Billing

Thanks to a generous public service donation from ClearChannel Outdoor, the Milwaukee Police Department’s news…

 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Lieutenant Receives Honor as USAF Captain

Milwaukee Police Lt. Bill Beauchene serves in two ways – as a United States Air…

 
3 YEARS AGO

A Bird in the Hand (or the Motorcycle…)

A bird in the hand is worth a good news story to Milwaukee Police Officer…

 
3 YEARS AGO

We Shall Never Forget…

On Friday, May 18, 2012, the 22nd Annual Wisconsin Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony will be…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

School Workers Discover Bullet Hole in Window

A teacher from Malaika School, 125 W. Auer Ave., called Milwaukee Police this morning at…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Police Week 2012: Harbor Patrol Officer Floats Our Boat!

At Tuesday night’s Milwaukee Police Merit Awards Ceremony, Police Officer Nicole M. Gengler received an…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Injured Officer Frank Vrtochnick Thanks Community

Milwaukee Police Officer Frank Vrtochnick, critically injured on Christmas Day when a suspected drunken driver…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Suspect’s Mom Leads Police to Son

Blood wasn’t thicker than water last week Sunday when District 7 Police Officers Mladen Dukic…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

Police Week 2012: Asst. Chief, Lt. Arrest Suspect By the “Book”

When a bank robber was nabbed carrying the book, “How To Be A Successful Criminal: The real…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Police Week 2012: Officer Works Past Injury to Calm Suspect

The Purple Valor is one of the highest honors bestowed on a police officer. Here…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Off-duty Officer Proves MPD Never “Off”

Off-duty District 6 Milwaukee Police Officer Phillip Rodriguez and his wife were shopping at the CVS…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Police Week 2012: Officer Frank Vrtochnick Awarded For Bravery

When Chief Edward A. Flynn presents the merit awards at tonight’s Police/Citizen Merit Awards Ceremony, the…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

Police Week 2012: MPD Honors Personnel with Lifesaving Awards

Tomorrow night, the Milwaukee  Police Department will honor the best of us – those men…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Officer Shot in Line of Duty Flies with Thunderbirds

Milwaukee Police Officer Jose Lopez was shot by a teenage gang member on November 6,…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Police Week 2012: MPD Captain Saves Child from Drowning

Central Investigations Bureau Capt. Chad M. Wagner will be presented the Lifesaving Award at Tuesday…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Police Week 2012: Officer Awarded for Staying Calm Under Pressure

Following is a story of heroism for which the officers will receive a high honor…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Looking Into North Side Shooting

Milwaukee Police are investigating a shooting that occurred on Friday about 8 p.m. in the…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Milwaukee Police Investigate Homicide

Milwaukee Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal shooting in the 1800 block of…

 
3 YEARS AGO

National Police Week, May 14-18 “In Memory of Many, In Honor of All”

National Police Week, which occurs each year during the week in which May 15 falls,…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Police Week 2012: Officer Runs into Danger to Save Partner, Victim

Following is a story of heroism for which District 6 Police Officer Michael A. Antoniak…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

Remembering a Fallen Officer

Today we remember Milwaukee Police Officer Roger Sterling. Last watch May 11, 1987. Officer Sterling…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Recruit Officer Shines Early in Career

A Milwaukee Police Recruit Officer only six weeks into his field training, showed he has…

 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Motorcycle Officers: Roll Call in the Street

May is motorcycle safety month and when the warm weather finally arrives, there will be…

 
3 YEARS AGO

UPDATE – Police Search for Suspect Who Tried to Run Down Officers

Milwaukee Police continue to search for the suspect who was driving a stolen Volkswagen Jetta…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

Officer Saves Suicidal Subject

A Milwaukee Police Sergeant spent a little over an hour negotiating with a suicidal subject…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Narcotics Detective Receives National Honor

A Milwaukee Police Detective is receiving the 2012 Narcotics Interdiction Officer of the Year award…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Chief Flynn Addresses Recent Officer Firings, Other News of the Day

Chief Flynn met late this afternoon with members of the local media to discuss recent…

 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Ends Pursuit for Burglars; Subjects Arrested by State Patrol

Milwaukee Police pursued a vehicle believed to be involved in a burglary after a citizen…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

UPDATE: South Side Shooting Tuesday

After Milwaukee Police responded to a shooting near 6th & Becher at 1 p.m. Tuesday,…

 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Featured on CNBC “American Greed”

Milwaukee Police Detectives are featured in an episode of “American Greed” on CNBC tonight. The…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Burglar on Bail Gets Arrested…for Burglary

A burglar already out on bail for two open burglary cases was arrested by Milwaukee…

 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Investigating South Side Shooting

Milwaukee Police are on the scene of a shooting that occurred on the street about 1…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

Probationary Officer Terminated; Officer Discharged for Code of Conduct Violation

Milwaukee Police detectives arrested a 22-year-old probationary Milwaukee Police Officer late Friday, May 4, for…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Missing Girl Returns Home

A 13-year-old girl reported missing in March has returned home on her own.

Quazanae Wilson Weddle returned…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Bicycle Officers Narrowly Escape Injury

Milwaukee Police Bicycle Offficers’ training helped them take evasive action to avoid serious injury.

At 1:30…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Police, Paramedics Train Together

Police and paramedics are training together at the Milwaukee Police Regional Training Center.

Tactical medical training…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

Suspects Sought in Bus Driver Battery

This case goes back to March 18 but a lack of evidence kept those police…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Officer Discharged for Excessive Force

Chief Flynn today announced that he discharged a veteran officer for using excessive force on…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Armed Robbers Sought in Family Dollar Hold-up

They didn’t show their faces, but they showed a gun. Now, Milwaukee Police hope you’ll…

 
3 YEARS AGO

National Attention for “The Source”

The Milwaukee Police Department is getting national attention from media writer James Romenesko (a former Milwaukee…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

X Marked the Spot to Catch Robber

A robber with a distinctive tattoo was no match for Milwaukee Police Officer Steve Strasser…

 
3 YEARS AGO

15-year-old Burglar Caught in the Act

An alert neighbor watching  out for her block helped end a 15-year-old burglar’s career before…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Officers’ Squad Struck by Juveniles in Stolen Car

When criminals work the weekend, so do Milwaukee Police. Neighborhood Task Force Officers Ryan Carpenter…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Uneasy Rider – Officers Train to Join Elite MPD Motorcycle Unit

Some say it’s the hardest thing they’ve ever done – and that’s coming from veteran…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

Argument Over Woman Sparks Shooting

An argument between two men over a woman sparked a shooting this morning at 3:10…

 
3 YEARS AGO

East Side/Riverwest Burglar Arrested; 15 Business Burglaries Cleared

The East Side and Riverwest areas are open for business after Milwaukee Police nabbed a…

 
3 YEARS AGO

ShotSpotter, MPD Arrest Felon with Firearm

The ShotSpotter gun locator system helps Milwaukee Police sneak up on criminals who fire guns…

 
3 YEARS AGO

21-year-old Critical After Fall From Porch

A 21-year old male is in critical condition after a fall from a porch this…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

Officers, residents work together to get 5 burglars off the street

Five burglars – and their guns – are off the streets, thanks to outstanding work…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Fatal Crash at 27th & St. Paul

Milwaukee Police Crash Reconstruction Unit officers are investigating a fatal crash that occurred this morning…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Drunken driving charges lead to discharge of one officer, suspension of police powers of another

A Milwaukee Police Sergeant, already under investigation for an unrelated department violation, was arrested Tuesday…

 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD Investigates 2 Shootings Overnight

In two shootings overnight, one appears to be accidental, and Milwaukee Police are searching for…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

10 Years Since Alexis Patterson’s Disappearance

Alexis Patterson has been missing longer than she had been alive at the time of…

 
3 YEARS AGO

MPD, ShotSpotter Net Guns, Drugs

Some bold gun-wielding criminals should have known Milwaukee Police and a high-tech crime-fighting tool were hot on…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Shooting Investigation

Milwaukee Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding an overnight shooting. It happened in the 2800…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Some Websites Promote Prostitution, Human Trafficking

Prostitution is not the movie portrayal in “Pretty Woman,” but is a dangerous business Milwaukee…

 
 
3 YEARS AGO

Police Chiefs Discuss Disparities in Gun Violence with Eye Toward Solutions

When it comes to the business of crime, the nation’s top cops are a force…

 
3 YEARS AGO

Facts on OWI driver arrest on Water St.

Chief Flynn discusses the FACTS concerning the arrest of Jeffrey Strasser on April 12, 2012….

 
3 YEARS AGO

Welcome to THE SOURCE for Milwaukee Police News

Welcome to The Source, the Milwaukee Police Department’s Website news source for the community and…