Milwaukee gun violence

Regional
1:00 am
Thu December 11, 2014

Milwaukee Kids Voice Fears About Gun Violence

High schoolers talk about gun violence prevention at UW-Milwaukee.
Credit Marti Mikkelson

Dozens of school children from across Milwaukee talked about gun violence Wednesday, and ways to reduce it.

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Regional
4:57 pm
Mon June 2, 2014

Second Suspect Charged in Playground Shooting

Jamey Lamont Jackson has been charged with possession of a firearm by a felon.

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Regional
1:00 am
Wed August 21, 2013

Leaders Hope to Rise Above Rhetoric to Curb Violent Crime in Milwaukee

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett (right) shows up unexpectedly at a neighborhood walk organized by Ald. Bob Donovan.
Credit Erin Toner

Politicians have been pointing fingers in recent weeks, as they look to place blame for a rash of shootings in Milwaukee.

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Politics & Government
9:34 am
Fri August 9, 2013

Urban Violence Not Unique to Milwaukee

Four people have died from gun violence in the last week in Milwaukee.

Milwaukee officials hope aggressive new strategies will help curtain a recent spike of deadly gun violence in the city.

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