Slender Man

Jon Strelecki

That question came to the forefront here in Wisconsin with the recent Slender Man case.

Two young Waukesha girls acted out a fantasy and attacked and severely injured a classmate.

On this edition of UWM Today, host Tom Luljak talks to Tina Freiburger, an expert in criminal justice, about the troubling situation of very young children facing serious charges that will stay with them the rest of their lives.

Wisconsin Court System

A court commissioner has ordered a competency evaluation for one of the two Waukesha girls accused in the stabbing of a classmate.

By age 8, most children know the difference between fantasy and reality, according to Communication Arts Professor emerita Joanne Cantor.