He said it seemed like an "unnecessary" number of cars responded to what was a parking violation he could have simply gotten a ticket for: "The officer, he said he only wanted one squad car but they all came. From there, it was like, just stay calm, try to get out of the situtation." … [Read more...] about Milwaukee Bucks Player Sterling Brown Recalls Trying to Stay Calm During Arrested
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Six officers surrounded Brown, and two officers peering into the car saw paper targets with bullet holes in them. In response to a question, Brown said he had no guns. Officers told Brown to take his hands out of his pockets, and one officer drew a gun. Before Brown “had any real opportunity to comply,” an officer kneed Brown in the groin and threw him to the pavement, the suit says. … [Read more...] about Milwaukee Bucks player sues over stun-gun arrest after parking violation, cites cop’s Facebook posts
The shooting comes nearly two months after the death of Milwaukee Officer Charles "Chuckie" Irvine Jr., who was killed after the squad car he was in crashed while in pursuit of a reckless driver. … [Read more...] about Milwaukee Police Officer Fatally Shot; Suspect in Custody
The preschooler spent about eight hours trapped inside the vehicle at the tow lot in the early morning hours Tuesday, when temperatures dropped as low as 19 degrees. It wasn't until about 8:30 a.m. that someone heard her crying, according to the Journal Sentinel. … [Read more...] about A minivan was towed to a city lot. The next morning, workers found a crying 4-year-old inside.
This spring, prosecutors from the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Milwaukee complained to the Chicago-based 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that Stadtmueller had showed bias in a gun case. This was the latest in a series of skirmishes between the judge and the office, which he himself ran for six years in the 1980s, the newspaper reports. … [Read more...] about Federal Judge in Milwaukee Says No to New Criminal Cases