A Madison man’s supporters, including the victim in his case, asked the judge for leniency—citing the man’s bipolar disorder—but a Walworth County judge said prison was necessary.
AA Lake Geneva man was sentenced Wednesday to two years' probation in connection with a landlord-tenant dispute that ended in a gunshot, Walworth County Court records show.
An East Troy man charged with fifth-offense intoxicated driving told police he drank alcohol and took Suboxone, a medication for opioid addiction, before driving, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
Residents in the village of Footville are holding a community discussion April 30 to address the placements of two sexually violent persons in the area.
A Beloit woman faces a maximum 40 years of in-custody mental-health treatment for assaulting a man last fall.
Janesville police are seeking information from the public about an incident that resulted in a man being shot in the hand early Wednesday morning.
A Madison woman charged with fourth-offense intoxicated driving was in the parking lot of a Delavan business and obstructing patrons, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
A Sharon woman was sentenced Tuesday to 60 days in jail for a drug charge based on a police raid of her and her husband’s home in December 2017.
A Rock County sheriff's deputy facing domestic-violence charges no longer works for the county, an official said Monday.
Score one for the eye in the sky. Janesville police used a drone camera to nab a man police say ran from an officer and tried to hide Thursday night.
A town of Delavan man accused of fatally stabbing his wife in January pleaded not guilty by reason of mental disease or defect Thursday to the homicide charge he faces.
The Rock County Sheriff's Office is investigating armed robberies in which the victims say they were lured to rural locations through dating apps.
A Janesville man has pleaded guilty to drug charges in Walworth County Court in connection with a police investigation that used information from a wiretap, court records show.
A Whitewater woman accused of fourth-offense intoxicated driving was driving with a revoked license, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
Police say they have identified three juveniles in connection with a purse-snatching Tuesday at the Janesville Target store.
A convicted Lake Geneva sex offender accused of soliciting nude photos from young girls has pleaded guilty to some of the charges he faced in Walworth County Court, online records show.
A Mukwonago man has been charged with aggravated battery after authorities said he beat another man in the head with a baseball bat during an argument, according to a criminal complaint filed Wednesday in Walworth County Court.
A UW-Whitewater student was allegedly sexually assaulted Friday near Wells East Residence Hall, according to a university announcement Wednesday.
Janesville police are looking for three males involved in a purse snatching at Target.
Rock County Sheriff's Deputies arrested two teens on drug-trafficking charges after a search warrant raid on Monday.
A Walworth County Fair demolition derby driver has pleaded guilty to a substantial battery charge after he became angry upon being disqualified from the 2017 derby and gave a sheriff’s deputy a concussion, prosecutors said.
Rock County murder suspect Jacob M. Davenport was arrested Saturday in Texas.
A man authorities believe supplied the handgun used in a 2016 drive-by shooting that killed a 5-year-old boy in Beloit will serve 15 years in prison, a Rock County judge decided Friday.
A Rock County sheriff's deputy has been placed on administrative leave after his arrest on domestic violence charges.
A former basketball coach at UW-Rock County was sentenced Wednesday in Waukesha County Court.
An upset Fitchburg woman caused a disturbance that drew police outside of Milton Middle School on Tuesday, said Police Chief Scott Marquardt in a release.
A Browntown man charged with fourth-offense intoxicated driving admitted to having a few beers before driving in the town of Geneva on March 16, according to a criminal complaint.
A Janesville man who needs mental health treatment, according to his lawyer, was sentenced Wednesday to serve one year in jail and five years of probation after a police pursuit in December.
A teenager who injured a Craig High School secretary last fall was sentenced in Rock County Court on Tuesday.
A Janesville man faces charges after he was arrested Saturday on suspicion of driving a van into three people.
A Milwaukee man who was in the car a Walworth County sheriff’s deputy shot into—killing a different passenger—in East Troy in 2016 pleaded guilty to a drug charge in Walworth County Court, records show.
Prosecutors say an intoxicated Janesville man who said he was Native American caused more than $10,000 in damage to Delavan police cars because the “white man’s law” hurt his sister financially.
Elkhorn police Monday warned residents that a scam artist called "Officer Banks" is calling people and asking for personal information.
A man was charged with seventh-offense intoxicated driving after his arrest Saturday night in the town of Beloit.
When Walworth County DA Zeke Wiedenfeld took over in 2017, there were more criminal jury trials than 2015 and 2016 combined. The county had already been near the top of the state for number of trials.
Janesville police are continuing to investigate an apparent shooting early Saturday in the city’s fourth ward.
Eric B. Fenne was sentenced to prison Thursday in Rock County Court.
A town of Beloit man who hit a school bus was fined Tuesday in Rock County Court.
A man pleaded guilty to child pornography charges in Rock County Court on Monday in a case that involves his sexual relationship with an underage girl.
Rock County prosecutors have charged a Janesville man and a Darien woman with recklessly endangering safety after a shots-fired incident in Beloit on March 18, according to criminal complaints.
The Walworth County Executive Committee unanimously passed a resolution Monday supporting the county’s treatment court programs, which the district attorney has recently called into question.
A man from Trevor faces criminal charges in Walworth County Court because prosecutors say he tried to meet up with two 15-year-old girls for sexual purposes on March 15 in Lake Geneva.