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Trial in murder of 5-year-old postponed; defendant claims alibi
One of the men accused in the shooting death of a 5-year-old Beloit boy says he was not in the state at the time.
Self-defense class offered for women
Janesville self-defense class for women offered Feb. 27
Save a life? Overdose prevention is part of upcoming training
With the heroin/prescription drug addiction epidemic still raging, a Rock County task force is focusing on saving lives.
Janesville man arrested on fourth-offense intoxicated driving charge
A Janesville man was arrested on a charge of fourth-offense intoxicated driving Sunday night in the town of Bradford, according to the Rock County Sheriff's Office.
Man arrested in rural meth-house case appears in Rock County Court
The methamphetamine case against a town of Center man began Monday in Rock County Court.
Police seek man who used stolen credit card in Milton-Janesville crime
Police seek man who used stolen credit card in Milton-Janesville crime
Milton police are looking for a person who used a stolen credit card in Janesville. The card was in a purse taken in a smash-and-grab in Milton on Jan. 30.
Town of Beloit police add Narcan to their arsenal
Town of Beloit police add Narcan to their arsenal
Town of Beloit police officers will start carrying a drug to counteract heroin overdoses, as the officers are often the first responders to arrive, Sgt. Laura Palmer said.
Lake Geneva man arrested on fourth OWI charge
A Lake Geneva man was arrested on a fourth-offense drunken-driving charge Saturday night, according to a Rock County Sheriff's Office news release.
Beloit man sentenced to federal prison for possessing gun as felon
A Beloit man was sentenced to three years in federal prison Wednesday for having an AK-47-style weapon as a felon, according to a release from the U.S. Department of Justice.
Suspect who was sought in Janesville shooting appears in court
A $45,000 cash bond was set Tuesday for Frederick E. Johnson, whom police had sought for three months in connection with a shooting in Janesville on Nov. 7.