Results tagged with 'MPD'
Published Feb. 26, 2017
On Wednesday, the ACLU and ACLU of Wisconsin announced a federal class action lawsuit challenging what they called "the unconstitutional [and] suspicionless stop-and-frisk program of the Milwaukee Police Department," Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.
Published Dec. 17, 2016
In the aftermath of the decision to charge former MPD officer Dominique Heaggan-Brown in the August shooting of Sylville Smith, many are renewing calls to release body camera footage of the incident, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.
Published Nov. 10, 2016
At a recent event hosted by the Community Coalition for Quality Policing, Cincinnati representatives talked about their city's collaborative police reforms called "one of the most successful ... efforts ever undertaken," Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.
Published Sept. 24, 2016
More than 50 Common Ground leaders and members stuffed themselves like sardines into four large vans during a recent tour of Sherman Park and the neighborhood improvements spearheaded by Common Ground, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.
Published June 9, 2016
In a carjacking incident last week, police arrested two 12-year-old boys, a 13-year-old girl and a 15-year-old boy. You don't have to be a public policy expert to see that the system is broken and it's going to take influence, power and money to get it fixed.
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Dropping the Ball
Over the years I have collected many first hand experiences of the MPD’s failures and misdeeds, from payoffs, to failure to return calls regarding evidence in a felony burglary, which I had information about (which included the name of the perpetrator).
Below is an email I received to help solve crime in the city. Consider watching a few videos, you may be able to help solve a crime or two. &...
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