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Police: Charges pending in Edgerton school threat
Edgerton police said charges are pending after a 15-year-old boy ran toward Edgerton Elementary School after someone reported an “agitated student” was “possibly making threats” Thursday afternoon.
Lawsuit: Walworth County sheriff's deputies used ‘excessive force’
Lawsuit: Walworth County sheriff's deputies used ‘excessive force’
A DeForest man is suing three Walworth County sheriff's deputies, saying they used excessive force when they slammed him onto a car and gave him a concussion in July 2015.
UPDATE: Eight men charged in Elkhorn prostitution case
Eight men have been charged with prostitution in Walworth County. They are accused of paying an Elkhorn woman for sex.
Janesville man accused of fourth OWI
A Janesville man was arrested on suspicion of fourth-offense operating while intoxicated early Wednesday morning, according to a press release from the Janesville Police Department.
DA says sheriff interfered in police investigation
DA says sheriff interfered in police investigation
The state Divsion of Criminal Investigation found no criminal wrongdoing by Rock County Sheriff Robert Spoden, but the Janesville police chief and district attorney have concerns about Spoden's conduct during a recent case.
Clinton police arrest man on child sex charges
Clinton police on Wednesday reported arresting a man on suspicion of sexually assaulting a child.
Milton man dies after he was shot Oct. 25
Zachary Barrett, 30, of Milton has died. He was shot in the face Oct. 25 in an incident that authorities have said was a case of self-defense.
Not-guilty pleas entered in Whitewater heroin death case
A Walworth County judge Tuesday entered not-guilty pleas on behalf of a Whitewater woman who faces a homicide charge in connection with a man's heroin death.
Janesville sex offender being moved
The state Department of Corrections is moving a Janesville sex offender to a new address.
Whitewater man sentenced to probation for court outburst and domestic violence charges
A Whitewater man was sentenced Monday to three years of probation following his expletive-laden outburst in court during his July trial on domestic abuse charges.