Late Saturday afternoon, as the University began welcoming back students for the first time in nearly five months, a group of hundreds assembled on the Campus Library Mall to demand Justice for Jacob Blake. Among other issues, the group was pushing for the immediate termination and arrest of Rusten Sheskey, the Kenosha Police officer who […]
The Department of Justice announced this week that around $45 million in school safety funds will be awarded to Wisconsin schools. In March, the state Legislature passed a bill establishing an Office of School Safety and $100 million for school safety measures, as a response to the deadly Parkland, Florida shooting that month. More than […]
MADISON (WORT) — Isthmus News Editor Joe Tarr gets the details on the 2014 law that requires an outside agency to investigate police shootings.
Chris McNichol of the Wisconsin Division of Criminal Investigation talks about the rise and changing demographics of heroin abuse.