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Woman allegedly relieves self at store register

CALEDONIA — A 49-year-old Racine woman is facing criminal charges after she allegedly left an uncouth surprise for unsuspecting employees Mond…

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Police continue search for Riverside Inn stabbing suspect

Police continue search for Riverside Inn stabbing suspect

RACINE – Police continue to search for the suspect responsible for a stabbing Sunday night at Riverside Inn, 3700 Northwestern Ave., according…

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Man charged in 1990 slaying had 'disturbing' history

Man charged in 1990 slaying had 'disturbing' history

FOND DU LAC — More details emerged Monday about the Kenosha man who is now charged in the slaying of 18-year-old Berit Beck almost 25 years ago.

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Woman taken to hospital following collision involving school bus

Woman taken to hospital following collision involving school bus

RACINE - A woman was injured after a three-vehicle accident involving a school bus Monday morning. 

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UPDATE: Police search for stabbing suspect

UPDATE: Police search for stabbing suspect

RACINE — Police from several agencies were searching the area near Northwestern Avenue and Highway MM and along the Root River for the suspect…

March 29, 2015 9:09 pm

Robbery reported at Rapids Plaza

RACINE — Police were investigating a robbery at the Family Dollar store at the Rapids Plaza shopping center Sunday night.

March 29, 2015 7:17 pm(6)

Police warn of debit card scam

MOUNT PLEASANT — The Mount Pleasant Police Department is warning residents about unsolicited Green Dot debit cards they may have received in the mail.

March 29, 2015 6:45 pm(1)
Man arrested in unsolved mystery, the death of Berit Beck of Sturtevant

Man arrested in unsolved mystery, the death of Berit Beck of Sturtevant

FOND DU LAC — A 61-year-old Kenosha man has been arrested in connection with the nearly 25-year-old slaying of a Sturtevant woman whose body w…

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Animal mistreatment charges against deceased couple dismissed

Animal mistreatment charges against deceased couple dismissed

KENOSHA — A Kenosha County judge on Thursday agreed to dismiss a slew of criminal charges against a Pleasant Prairie couple convicted last wee…

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Man who allegedly admitted to shooting friend pleads not guilty

Man who allegedly admitted to shooting friend pleads not guilty

RACINE — A Racine man accused of fatally shooting his infant daughter’s godfather sat silently in the basement-level courtroom on Wednesday as…

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Homicide victim’s charges dismissed

RACINE — Andrew L. Jones Jr., 27, of Kenosha, had faced drug and bail jumping charges in Racine County before his death. He was reportedly sho…

March 25, 2015 7:02 pm(2)
Man charged in string of thefts

Man charged in string of thefts

MOUNT PLEASANT — A 68-year-old Kenosha man is facing retail theft charges for his alleged role in a string of thefts from Pick ’n Save, 2820 S…

March 24, 2015 9:00 pm(3)
Car thief caught in Chicago

Car thief caught in Chicago

MOUNT PLEASANT — Chicago police caught the man suspected of stealing a car at a local Kwik Trip — where he left behind the stolen car he drove…

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Jail time for drugs, lying in woman’s heroin-related death

Jail time for drugs, lying in woman’s heroin-related death

RACINE — A judge staunchly refused to give a man credit for jail time already served and probation for lying to police and having drug paraphe…

March 24, 2015 6:54 pm(2)
Man gets 5 years prison for hold-up with toy gun

Man gets 5 years prison for hold-up with toy gun

RACINE — A Racine man who helped stick up a neighborhood grocery store to use the cash to buy heroin cried as he faced a judge on Tuesday, say…

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Deaths of couple accused of animal abuse ruled murder-suicide

Deaths of couple accused of animal abuse ruled murder-suicide

PLEASANT PRAIRIE — Investigators have determined that a couple whose bodies were found in their home, after a fire there Thursday morning, die…

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Hunt for suspect -- Man sought in kidnapping at Dover hospital, shooting at deputy

Hunt for suspect -- Man sought in kidnapping at Dover hospital, shooting at deputy

RACINE COUNTY — Sheriff’s deputies and police from numerous agencies were continuing to search late Sunday night for a suspect wanted in a kid…

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Man with gun reported at hospital; Authorities respond to Union Grove

Man with gun reported at hospital; Authorities respond to Union Grove

DOVER — Union Grove residents were being told to get inside and lock their doors Sunday afternoon as authorities responded to the area followi…

March 22, 2015 3:17 pm(3)
Law starting April 1 expands DNA collection, offers 'new tool'

Law starting April 1 expands DNA collection, offers 'new tool'

RACINE COUNTY — A new law that will greatly expand the way DNA is collected by law enforcement agencies will give them a new tool to fight cri…

March 21, 2015 10:00 pm Related (4)

Deputies net impaired drivers in construction zone

RACINE COUNTY — Sheriff’s deputies made two arrests of impaired drivers Friday night in the construction area around Interstate 94 and Highway 20.

March 21, 2015 6:42 pm(0)
Third time’s the arm — man reportedly attempts to hide, steal liquor in his sleeve

Third time’s the arm — man reportedly attempts to hide, steal liquor in his sleeve

RACINE — A 25-year-old Racine man appeared in court Friday for charges that he allegedly hid liquor up his sleeve in an attempt to steal it.

March 20, 2015 6:30 pm(5)

Couple arrested on heroin charges

RACINE — A 31-year-old Racine man and a 26-year-old Racine woman could face numerous charges after investigators raided a Sixth Street residen…

March 20, 2015 6:15 pm(6)
Police: Roach doesn’t pay for hotel stay

Police: Roach doesn’t pay for hotel stay

MOUNT PLEASANT — A Racine man currently held in the Racine County Jail is facing more charges after reportedly defrauding an innkeeper at the …

March 20, 2015 6:15 pm(7)
Alleged pimp no longer faces prison

Alleged pimp no longer faces prison

RACINE — An accused pimp arrested during a human trafficking sting in Racine County last year no longer faces prison time when he is sentenced…

March 20, 2015 12:53 pm(8)
Police seek suspects of several retail thefts in Caledonia

Police seek suspects of several retail thefts in Caledonia

CALEDONIA — Police are looking for information on suspects involved in several incidents of retail theft in the area.

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