Following up on a tip from a citizen, the Milwaukee Police Department’s Internal Affairs Division initiated an investigation into an allegation of off-duty misconduct by a Milwaukee Police Officer.
The citizen reported that the officer was purchasing prescription pain medication without a prescription. Members from the Internal Affairs Division conducted an integrity investigation of the officer, and shortly before 1:00 p.m. on February 13 the officer was arrested outside of a business in the 6700 block of W. National Avenue.
The officer is a 38-year-old male with 12 years of service with the Milwaukee Police Department. He is assigned to the Neighborhood Policing Bureau. He is currently suspended with pay in accordance with state law.