An unmarked Milwaukee Police Department squad car was stolen between 8:30 and 11:30 p.m. on July 31 from the 1600 block of N. 7th Street. Other than a squad radio there was no police equipment of significance in the vehicle. MPD is currently reviewing surveillance video of the incident and is seeking the vehicle and suspect.
UPDATE (1:45 p.m. on 8/1/17): The stolen MPD squad car has been recovered in Mississippi County, Missouri. A 52-year-old man was taken into custody following a pursuit. Our investigation is ongoing and MPD will present charges to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office in the coming days.