A man accused of burglarizing the Sam’s Club store in Janesville in November is suspected in other burglaries in southeastern Wisconsin, according to a criminal complaint filed in Rock County Court.

Employees from the Wisconsin Department of Corrections, Department of Health Services and local law enforcement officers answered questions about the upcoming placement of Jonathan M. Schaefer, a violent sex offender, in far eastern Rock County.

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The Rock County Sheriff’s Office, Janesville police and the Wisconsin State Patrol teamed up take into protective custody three Scott County, Minnesota, children authorities said were traveling with a parent who did not have legal custody of them.

People gather Tuesday at a roadside memorial for Brittany N. Mcadory, 27, and Seairaha J. Winchester, 30, who were shot and killed early Monday, Feb. 10, on Midvale Drive in Janesville. 

A Beloit man set for trial on sex assault charges from nearly two decades ago pleaded no contest Monday after a jury pool waited nearly four hours.

A warning of contempt and a failed Alford plea during a Friday court hearing yielded no resolution in a sexual assault cold case now set for trial Monday.

A Genoa City man once accused of sexually assaulting a baby sitter in a since-dismissed case now faces more allegations that he inappropriately touched a different baby sitter, according to a criminal complaint filed Friday.