11:53 am
Thu January 16, 2014

Witnessing a Crime, Do You Know What to Do?

Experts say it's best to get to a safe location and call the police if you see a crime in progress
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Some people are upset with Milwaukee District Attorney John Chisholm for not filing charges in connection with the death of a West Allis teen.

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Politics & Government
11:52 am
Fri August 30, 2013

Chief Flynn: "Most Violent Period in 5+ Years"

Murders and non-fatal shootings have surged this summer in Milwaukee.
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Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews Milwaukee Police Chief Edward Flynn.

Milwaukee Police Chief Edward Flynn was among a group of chiefs of police who met with US Attorney General Eric Holder this week to discuss a surge in youth violence.

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12:23 pm
Tue August 27, 2013

Alderman: Parents Should Teach Children Acceptable Behavior

Ald. Joe Davis says violence in Milwaukee is the result of a poor upbringing

Milwaukee Ald. Joe Davis says the blame for violence in the city lies, in part, with residents’ upbringing.

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Politics & Government
2:30 pm
Tue July 9, 2013

A Step-By-Step Guide to Bounty Hunting

Zip ties can be used by bounty hunters to restrain fugitives.
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Lake Effect's Amy Kiley interviews bond agent and bounty hunter Derek Nelson.

What would bounty hunting look like if made legal here in Wisconsin?

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3:24 pm
Tue June 18, 2013

Milwaukee Mother Charged in Death of Infant

A 22-year-old woman is facing a charge of first degree reckless homicide, in the death of Michael Johnson III.

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