The defendant accused of fatally stabbing a woman in her Janesville home in 2017 rejected a plea agreement Thursday and is set to begin his jury trial in Rock County Court next week.
Sauk County sheriff's officials have arrested a woman in connection with a shooting Wednesday night in Janesville in which a man was shot in the face, Janesville police said Thursday.
Loved ones of Joshua Syck, who died of an overdose, wanted Kori Kincaid, one of the people responsible for delivering him drugs, to turn her life around. And Kincaid’s lawyer said to do that, her client needed prison and the addiction treatment coming with it.
A woman arrested in Janesville in connection with an Illinois homicide has been turned over to Illinois authorities after waiving extradition.
Clinton police are investigating a Monday report of two masked men forcing their way into a mobile home and stabbing a man during a struggle, the village police chief said.
A Madison man appeared in Walworth County Court on Monday on a charge that he sent threatening messages from the movie “Pulp Fiction” to an officer who arrested him in 2013 in Whitewater.
An Elkhorn man has been sentenced to a month in jail and three years of probation after an incident with his shotgun and a motorist who stopped on County A in the town of Richmond, court records show.
A traffic accident Sunday evening led to an Evansville man's seventh intoxicated-driving arrest.
“Ever since I was a kid, I have had a weird thing where I like to see people that I know in those type of vulnerable positions,” he told police, according to the complaint.
Tommy Pettis was released on a $500 cash bond.
A psychologist questioned the competency of a town of Delavan man accused of murdering his wife, but a Walworth County judge confirmed Friday that the man was competent to proceed with court matters.
Traffic is starting to clear as Janesville police and fire officials deal with a man who drove off the road and then began running in traffic near the intersection of Milton Avenue and Kettering Street, officials said.
Janesville police are looking for a man who fired a gun outside a residence in the 700 block of Miller Avenue on Thursday morning.
A Clinton man was charged with a weapons violation after the FBI executed a search warrant Wednesday morning.
Police are trying to identify a man who asked a child to get into his car and help him find a lost puppy.
A Genoa City man was charged with using a GoPro camera to film a woman he knows in the bathroom, according to a criminal complaint filed Monday in Walworth County Court.
A Darien man charged with fifth-offense intoxicated driving admitted drinking a six-pack of beer before driving, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
A Janesville man was charged Friday with raping a girl he knows and at times giving her money like she was a prostitute, something the girl said made her mad, according to a criminal complaint.
A Genoa City man has pleaded guilty to a methamphetamine charge after police reported finding 4 ounces of meth at his home in February, court records show.
A Whitewater woman convicted in 2017 of stealing nearly $50,000 from her employer has been sentenced to probation after pleading guilty to taking more than $16,000 from another employer, court records show.
A woman arrested in Janesville in connection with an Illinois homicide helped clean the car in which a man was shot to death, according to court documents.
A Walworth County jury Wednesday convicted a West Bend man of all charges he faced for raping a woman he knows at gunpoint in the town of East Troy in May 2018.
Three people have pleaded guilty to methamphetamine charges after Walworth County prosecutors said a one-pot lab found in May in a Delavan apartment led to displaced residents and hospital visits.
Branko Jovanovic, 29, of Lyons, Illinois, was charged with hit and run resulting in death and homicide by negligent operation of a vehicle. A $100,000 bond was set for Jovanovic on Monday.
A Twin Lakes man charged with fifth-offense intoxicated driving admitted to having six-eight beers about nine hours before driving, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
Walworth County prosecutors charged an Illinois man with fourth-offense intoxicated driving for an incident from February 2018.
Walworth County Sheriff’s officials say a drug unit seized $80,000 of marijuana and illicit THC products during a search of a Genoa City residence, including a brand of THC vaping cartridges implicated in a recent rash of severe lung illnesses.
A Janesville woman faces a felony drunken-driving charge after she was pulled over by police for driving at night with no headlights, authorities said.
A judge on Friday dismissed charges against a homeless man who refused to leave the Monterey Bridge and then Monterey Park for weeks as the man continues to receive mental health treatment.
A Lake Geneva man charged with disorderly conduct in a suspected domestic abuse incident in June now faces charges in a 2014 incident involving the same woman.
Rock County authorities tracked down the truck driver suspected in a fatal hit-and-run crash in Janesville, and the Illinois man turned himself in Wednesday night, a Rock County sheriff’s official said.
Lauren Jeske, 18, was sentenced to prison for her actions while she was a student at Evansville High School.
A town of Delavan man who faces several arson charges is competent to assist with his own defense, a Walworth County judge ruled Wednesday.
A Delavan man charged with fourth-offense intoxicated driving was driving 11 miles over the speed limit when police stopped him, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
A Walworth County jury convicted a man Tuesday of most of the charges he faced after an incident with his shotgun and a motorist who stopped on a country road, court records show.
A Rock County judge on Sept. 13 sentenced a Janesville man for third-offense intoxicated driving, court records show. Six days later, police picked him up on suspicion of his fourth offense.
Officers found four juveniles with unloaded airsoft and BB guns in the Wall Street parking garage in downtown Janesville on Friday.
Reminders of the man Joshua Syck was filled the courtroom Friday, but discussion of the prison sentence for the man who gave Syck drugs sparked broader critiques of harsh sentences.