WI - Homicide News

17 Mar 2017

Man wanted in drug related case shot by police


MILWAUKEE —Undercover officers attempting to take down a potential drug dealer during an investigation shot and killed a man Thursday night near 19th Place and Stark Street, Milwaukee Police Chief Ed Flynn said. 

17 Mar 2017

Racine County man accused of poisoning wife with Visine


RACINE COUNTY, Wis. —A Burlington man has been putting Visine into his wife's beverages, causing her to have symptoms of low energy, diarrhea and blurry vision, a criminal complaint filed this week said.

17 Mar 2017

Janet Raaschs Portage County murder mystery endures for decades


STEVENS POINT - The phone began to ring inside a farmhouse near Merrill. Nancy Raasch and her father, Leland, had only just returned home after spending most of the day hunting deer.

17 Mar 2017

Hope despair for families of missing kids


They came from big cities and small towns. They ranged from toddlers to teenagers, and their family circumstances and upbringings varied widely. They are Wisconsin's lost children — missing, endangered and the subject of painful memories for loved ones.

25 Feb 2017

38 year old Milwaukee man charged in homicide at Mikes Place Bar


MILWAUKEE -- 38-year-old Michael Cooper of Milwaukee man is facing criminal charges -- accused in the shooting death of Michael Patton, found dead at "Mike's Place" bar at 35th and Silver Spring on October 24th. Cooper is also accused of shooting a witness in that case.

25 Feb 2017

Man shot and killed while sitting in car at 57th and center


MILWAUKEE —A 25-year-old man was shot while sitting in a car Friday afternoon near 57th and Center streets.  Police said he was taken to an area hospital, where he died. No one has been arrested.

25 Feb 2017

Driver involved in fatal crash suspected of drug use


DANE COUNTY, Wis. (WMTV)---The driver of an SUV that was involved in a fatal crash late Thursday night in the Town of Burke has been arrested. 

25 Feb 2017

DNA leads to arrest in Janesville cold case


JANESVILLE, Wis. (WMTV)—DNA has helped identify a suspect in a Janesville cold case. 

14 Feb 2017

Evidence Technology Magazine Partnership


In 2017 the WAHI Board of Directors has made the decision to make a partnership with a publication known as Evidence Technology Magazine.  I encourage you to review the link and see what they have to offer for you or your agency.  

17 Jan 2017

Man is dead following apartment explosion


RICE LAKE, Wis. (WEAU) -- A man is dead after following through with a threat to blow up his apartment in Rice Lake. The Rice Lake Police Department says Joseph Zunker, 44, called police around 11p.m., Sunday, before setting off the explosion.

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