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Lake Geneva woman avoids IRS phone scam
The IRS scam is not new, and the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture and Consumer Protection reported in September a spike in inquiries and complaints about it.
State warns of scam delivery emails
Chalmers said the spam emails are an attempt to expose consumers to malware or to gain access to a victim's personal and banking information.
Kathleen and Martin O'Brien plead not guilty to child abuse charges
Kathleen and Martin O'Brien pleaded not guilty to several felony child abuse and misdemeanor disorderly conduct related charges. The Lake Geneva couple are accused of abusing their six children.
Janesville man pleads guilty in sex assault of girl
Janesville man pleads guilty in sex assault of girl
Nicholas W. Ackerman, 21, pleaded guilty in Rock County Court on Monday morning.
Scheme using heroin users to shoplift benefitted landlord, police say
Police say a Janesville landlord benefited from the scheme in which people were recruited to steal merchandise and return it for in-store credit.
On the air, online: Scanner listeners connect people to emergencies
On the air, online: Scanner listeners connect people to emergencies
Local hobbyists are turning the communications of emergency responders into hot items on the Internet.
Sugar Creek man gets 4.5 years in prison in battery to an officer case
Daniel White, 42, of Sugar Creek was sentenced Wednesday to 4.5 years in prison, 90 days in jail and 4.5 years of extended supervision for battery to a law officer and other charges.
The Web Desk: Janesville featured in national look at police body cameras
The Web Desk: Janesville featured in national look at police body cameras
Footage from a dramatic rooftop rescue in downtown Janesville is featured in a national news video that considers the pros and cons of police body cameras.
Beloit man arrested in attempted armed robbery at Dunkin Donuts in Janesville
Police on Tuesday arrested a Beloit man suspected in an attempted armed robbery Nov. 3 at Dunkin Donuts in Janesville, according to a Janesville Police Department news release.
Former Badger High janitor sentenced to 3 years in prison for sexually assaulting student
Judge David Reddy sentenced Alfredo Sandoval, a former Badger High janitor, to three years in prison and two years supervision for sexually assaulting a 17-year-old female student at the school.