WI - Homicide News

09 May 2017

Man fatally shot while sitting on porch in Racine


RACINE, Wis. - Racine police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 20-year-old man. Authorities say Harry Canady Jr. of Racine was sitting on the porch of a home when he was shot about 5 p.m. Sunday. He was rushed to Ascension All Saints Hospital where he died.

09 May 2017

Kris Zocco charged in Milwaukee woman Kelly Dwyers murder


Years after Kelly Dwyer went missing and her body was discovered, prosecutors filed homicide charges in the case. 

23 Mar 2017

UPDATE Police officer and 3 civilians dead after shooting near Rothschild


ROTHSCHILD — Police in northern Wisconsin say an officer and three other people were killed in what apparently began as a domestic dispute in a bank.

23 Mar 2017

Housing inspector shot and killed near 23rd and Cherry


MILWAUKEE -- A 64-year-old City of Milwaukee Department of Neighborhood Services employee who has worked with the department for 33 years was shot and killed near 23rd and Cherry in broad daylight on Wednesday, March 22nd.

22 Mar 2017

UPDATED Breaking News 2 injured in Wausau area shooting and schools are on lockdown


ROTHSCHILD, Wis. (WSAW) - A suspect in a series of shootings in the Wausau area is holed up in an apartment building in Scholfield in a standoff against a SWAT team.

22 Mar 2017

2015 homicide suspect arrested during traffic stop


Jackson County, WI (WXOW) -The La Crosse County Sheriff's Department says a homicide suspect was arrested Sunday during at traffic stop in Trempealeau County.

22 Mar 2017

Dodge Co Sheriffs Lieutenant dragged by a vehicle


WAUPUN (WLUK) A Dodge County sheriff's deputy suffered minor injuries during an overnight incident. Officials say around 11:40 p.m. Tuesday, deputies made a traffic stop in the Town of Chester. Officials say a 22-year-old Waupun man was pulled over

22 Mar 2017

Fatal overdose leads to homicide charge


APPLETON - Three people survived overdoses before a 34-year-old woman died from "multidrug toxicity" in 2015, according to court records.

17 Mar 2017

WAHI conference State rate deadline is fast approaching-register and book lodging now.


Register now for the WAHI conference April 18-21st, 2017 at the American Club in Kohler, WI.

17 Mar 2017

Homes and one car damaged after shooting near airport


MADISON, Wis. - The Madison Police Department is investigating a report of shots fired Thursday night that damaged more than one home. This happened at 9:29 p.m. Thursday in the 400 block of Starling Lane. That is near the Dane County Regional Airport.

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