A Beloit man was sentenced to 12 years in federal prison Thursday for distributing heroin, according to a news release from the U.S. attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin.
A Walworth County sheriff's detective is seeking information about checks from a local business that were altered and cashed after being signed by “Sherlock Holmes.”
Jonathan W. Seeliger, 35, Stoughton, was arrested Friday morning in Janesville on a charge of seventh-offense operating a vehicle while intoxicated.
Four people have been arrested in Edgerton after an investigation into reports of drug trafficking and prostitution.
Footville fire officials believe a fire that broke out in a metal shed Monday night might have been set intentionally.
Courtney pleaded guilty in Rock County Court on Tuesday to killing Cross in Janesville last May.
Some analysts worry that Tsarnaev's eventual execution could inspire more attacks. But others, including Islamic leaders, say no.
The Janesville Police Department's newest initiative is "Operation Porch Light."
Anthony D. Harris, 22, of Chicago has been arrested on charges of armed robbery and false imprisonment in connection with the robbery of Verizon Wireless in Delavan.
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been sentenced to death, officials announced Friday.