MPD http://wuwm.com en MPD, Council Members: Milwaukee Must Find Better Ways to Respond to Mentally Unstable Individuals http://wuwm.com/post/mpd-council-members-milwaukee-must-find-better-ways-respond-mentally-unstable-individuals <p>The Milwaukee Police Department says, when possible, it summons officers with special training but could use much more community support.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 23 May 2014 15:54:03 +0000 Marge Pitrof 32146 at http://wuwm.com MPD, Council Members: Milwaukee Must Find Better Ways to Respond to Mentally Unstable Individuals More Males Sue MPD for Alleged Strip Searches http://wuwm.com/post/more-males-sue-mpd-alleged-strip-searches <p>Five black men filed lawsuits in July, accusing Milwaukee police officers of conducting or overseeing illegal strip searches. Wed, 14 Aug 2013 21:16:38 +0000 Ann-Elise Henzl 10745 at http://wuwm.com MPD Officer Arrested for Sexual Assault and Stalking http://wuwm.com/post/mpd-officer-arrested-sexual-assault-and-stalking <p>The Milwaukee Police Department says one of its officers was arrested Wednesday. Thu, 08 Aug 2013 20:56:44 +0000 Ann-Elise Henzl 10275 at http://wuwm.com Former Officer Sentenced to 26 Months for Illegal Body Searches http://wuwm.com/post/former-officer-sentenced-26-months-illegal-body-searches <p>Former MPD Officer Michael Vagnini must spend 26 months in prison, for conducting invasive body searches on suspects. In April, the 34-year-old pleaded no contest to four felonies and four misdemeanors. Fri, 21 Jun 2013 17:30:47 +0000 Marge Pitrof 6359 at http://wuwm.com MPD Investigates Police Killing http://wuwm.com/post/mpd-investigates-police-killing <p>Milwaukee police shot a man early Thursday, after officers say he fired a gun and refused to drop it. Thu, 20 Jun 2013 17:13:07 +0000 Marge Pitrof 6263 at http://wuwm.com