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Wisconsin News: Milwaukee Man, Oscar Chaves Sentenced to 40 Months in Federal Prison for Possessing Child Pornography

Wisconsin – Matthew D. Krueger, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, announced that on October 3, 2018, Oscar Chaves (55 years old) of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, was sentenced in Federal Court to 40 months in prison after pleading guilty to possessing child pornography contrary to Title 18, United States Code, Sections 2252A(a)(5). After … Continue reading Wisconsin News: Milwaukee Man, Oscar Chaves Sentenced to 40 Months in Federal Prison for Possessing Child Pornography

Wisconsin News: Eight Milwaukee Defendants Charged in Federal Court with Heroin Conspiracy

Milwaukee, Wn. – United States Attorney Matthew D. Krueger announced that the following eight defendants, each of Milwaukee, were arrested and indicted this week by a federal Grand Jury with offenses related to a conspiracy to distribute heroin and distribution of heroin: James Harris (Age: 52) James Coleman (Age: 60) Nequann Terry (Age: 24) Todd McGown … Continue reading Wisconsin News: Eight Milwaukee Defendants Charged in Federal Court with Heroin Conspiracy

Virginia News: Milwaukee, Ten Defendants Charged in Nationwide Marijuana and Money Laundering Conspiracy

Milwaukee, Virginia – United States Attorney Matthew D. Krueger announced today that the following ten defendants have been charged in federal court with offenses related to nationwide conspiracies to distribute marijuana and commit money laundering: Name Age Residence Robert K. Malkin 62 Oxnard, CA Seth C. Jacobs 28 Alexandria, VA Lev B. Reys 38 Valley … Continue reading Virginia News: Milwaukee, Ten Defendants Charged in Nationwide Marijuana and Money Laundering Conspiracy

MILWAUKEE | Milwaukee officer ‘loved by everyone’ dies in shootout

MILWAUKEE — A Milwaukee officer who “was loved by everyone” died during an exchange of gunfire in a house where police were searching for a man suspected of drug dealing and domestic violence, the city’s police chief said Thursday. The lone suspect, who was not injured in the shooting Wednesday, was arrested after he ran … Continue reading MILWAUKEE | Milwaukee officer ‘loved by everyone’ dies in shootout

MILWAUKEE | Brewers acquire closer Joakim Soria from White Sox

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired veteran closer Joakim Soria from the Chicago White Sox in exchange for two pitching prospects. The 34-year-old Soria was 0-3 with a 2.56 ERA and 16 saves in 40 relief appearances with the rebuilding White Sox this season. He recorded 49 strikeouts in 38.2 innings as opponents batted … Continue reading MILWAUKEE | Brewers acquire closer Joakim Soria from White Sox

Wisconsin News: Milwaukee Man, Nicholas O. Nelson Indicted for Firearm Offense in Village of Fox Crossing

Milwaukee, Wn. – United States Attorney Matthew D. Krueger announced that on July 10, 2018, a federal grand jury returned a one-count indictment against a man allegedly involved in a firearms offense in the Village of Fox Crossing in Winnebago County.  The indictment named Nicholas O. Nelson (age: 35) of Milwaukee. The indictment charged Nelson … Continue reading Wisconsin News: Milwaukee Man, Nicholas O. Nelson Indicted for Firearm Offense in Village of Fox Crossing

MILWAUKEE | Cities grappling with how to deal with electric scooters

MILWAUKEE – Overnight in dozens of cities across the U.S., the electric scooters arrive, often without warning to public officials, parked along sidewalks and ready to be taken for a spin with a few taps on a smartphone. It’s not long before they attra ct attention — and it’s not always positive: Lawsuits and cease-and-desist orders … Continue reading MILWAUKEE | Cities grappling with how to deal with electric scooters

MILWAUKEE | Wisconsin high court sides with fired conservative professor

MILWAUKEE— The Wisconsin Supreme Court ruled Friday that Marquette University shouldn’t have fired a conservative professor over his blog post that criticized a student instructor he believed shut down discussion about opposition to gay marriage. The ruling concluded that the Catholic school breached its contract guaranteeing academic freedom with former professor John McAdams. The court … Continue reading MILWAUKEE | Wisconsin high court sides with fired conservative professor