MPD Asks Public to Help ID Burglary Suspects

November 17th, 2017 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are investigating a burglary that happened on Wednesday, November 15th, around 4:45 p.m. at 124 W. Washington Street. Suspects entered a common area of the building, removed a television belonging to the victim then fled the area.

The suspects are described as a the following:
Suspect 1- White male, wearing a black jacket, tan fisherman’s cap, black pants and black shoes
Suspect 2- White male, wearing a dark South Pole pullover sweater with hood, dark stocking cap, dark pants, and tan boots

Please see the below photos.  photos of the suspects. Anyone with information is asked to call Milwaukee Police District 2 at 414-935-7221.

MPD Investigating November 16 West Side Shooting

November 16th, 2017 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are investigating a shooting that happened around 12:30 a.m. on November 16 in the 4000 block of W. North Avenue.  A 22-year-old male was shot while sitting in his vehicle. He arrived at a local hospital on his own with a non-life threatening gunshot wound. Our Investigations Bureau and district officers are currently investigating the circumstances behind this incident.

MPD Honors Officers, Citizens in Fall 2017 Merit Awards

November 15th, 2017 by milwaukeepolice

Chief Edward A. Flynn and the Milwaukee Police Department recognized award recipients at the annual Fall Merit Awards Ceremony this week. MPD members, law enforcement partners, and citizens received their awards on Tuesday, November 14th at the Milwaukee Police Academy.  You can read all the heroic stories HERE and video from the ceremony is below.  Chief Flynn and Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett offered remarks at the ceremony. This event highlights the work of MPD employees and citizens as they make Milwaukee a safer place to live, work and play.  Congratulations to all award recipients!

SURVEILLANCE IMAGES: Clear Images of Suspect Wanted in Walker’s Point Apartment Burglary

November 15th, 2017 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are asking the public for their help in identifying a suspect wanted in connection with a November 11 burglary at an apartment in the 100 block of W. Washington Street.

The suspect picked a front door lock and entered the apartment lobby. The suspect then stole two packages and fled the scene.

The suspect is described as a white male, between 6’-6’2” tall, with a slim build. He was last seen wearing a black coat, orange shirt, blue jeans, and black boots.

Surveillance images are below.

Anyone with information is asked to call Milwaukee Police at 414-935-7360.

MPD Investigating November 15 Fatal West Side Crash

November 15th, 2017 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police responded to the 10000 block of W. Bluemound Road around 7:15 a.m. on November 15 for a fatal crash. A 56-year-old woman was walking when she was struck by a vehicle driven by a 72-year-old man. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the striking vehicle remained at the scene and is cooperating with investigators. Our investigation is ongoing.


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