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WATCH: Walworth County Deputy of the Year wants to 'be seen,' change image of law enforcement
WATCH: Walworth County Deputy of the Year wants to 'be seen,' change image of law enforcement
An example of community policing in action, Walworth County sheriff's Deputy of the Year Dan Nelson wants to 'be seen' and encourage others to 'be prepared' for anything.
Man sought in robberies caught
Man sought in robberies caught
Shane J. Fisher, 28, was sought on suspicion of robbing the Janesville Family Dollar on Saturday morning.
Janesville man suspected of sixth-offense operating while intoxicated
Howard J. Jakubowski is accused of sixth-offense operating while intoxicated, hit and run and other charges. He is suspected of striking a pedestrian with his car Friday afternoon, according to a Janesville Police Department news release.
City of Janesville reporting phone scam
The city of Janesville is reporting that citizens are receiving calls from individuals pretending to be city employees requesting payment for past-due water bills or the city will shut off water to that individual. In a news release, the city stated that it does not request payment over the phone, nor does it shut off water for non-payment.
Prosecutors say East Troy man drove with 0.17 BAC
An East Troy man charged with fourth-offense OWI had a 0.17 blood alcohol concentration and drove after revocation of his license, according to a criminal complaint.
Sharon man charged with fourth-offense OWI
A Sharon man charged with fourth-offense OWI appeared to have been in a car accident, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
Illinois man charged with sixth OWI after prosecutors say he fled traffic stop
An Illinois man is charged with sixth-offense OWI in Walworth County Court after prosecutors say he did an illegal U-turn and fled from a traffic stop.
Complaint: Lake Geneva man drove drunk through stop sign
Walworth County prosecutors say a Lake Geneva man charged with fourth-offense OWI failed to stop at a stop sign and got in an accident, according to a criminal complaint.
Complaint: Illinois man had 0.28 BAC while saying he had one glass on wine before driving
An Illinois man told police he had one glass of wine before driving, yet prosecutors say he tested for a 0.28 blood alcohol concentration, according to a criminal complaint.
Janesville home invasion suspect pleads guilty
A suspect in a 2016 home invasion pleaded guilty Thursday in Rock County Court to a count of armed robbery.