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Caledonia Police Department Weekly Police Reports Aug. 3-16

After a short hiatus, The Caledonia Police Department shared the past two weeks of police reports. Between Aug. 3 and Aug. 16, there were 767 calls for service in the Village of Caledonia. According to the department, the calls included 284 traffic stops, 14 traffic collisions (three involved motorcycles), and six arrests for OWI; two-first […]

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Kenosha County Sheriff investigating suspicious vehicle driver

KENOSHA COUNTY – The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a report of a vehicle driver that approached children in the Camp Lake neighborhood on Monday. Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the 26600 block of 106th Street at about 2:45 p.m. Monday. The caller told deputies that her daughters were playing in a park when […]

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Caledonia Police Department’s Weekly Police Reports

Recently, the Caledonia Police Department shared a round-up of their encounters on their Facebook page. The following incidents took place between March 29 and April 5. During that week, the Caledonia Police Department responded to 450 calls for service. This included 5 accidents, 5 OWI’s and 136 traffic stops. The Caledonia Police Department reports the following incidents: March […]

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Teen arrested in connection with 61st Street shooting in Kenosha

KENOSHA ⏤ Kenosha Police Department officers have arrested a juvenile in connection with a shooting last week on 61st Street.  According to a department release, the teen was booked into jail pending charges of : Second-degree recklessly endangering safety; Injury by negligent use of a dangerous weapon; And minor in possession of a firearm. The […]

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Police: Burlington man had 2,000 images of child pornography on his computer

A 42-year-old Burlington man is facing the rest of his life in prison after thousands of images of child pornography were allegedly discovered on his computer. David Hacht was charged Wednesday in Racine County Circuit Court with 12 felony counts of child pornography, each of which carries a sentence of 25 years in prison and/or […]

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Youth Development and Care Center FAQ’s

RACINE- Racine County has proposed building a new, state-of-the-art Youth Development and Care Center along 3 Mile Road in the Village of Caledonia. The YDCC will provide safe, evidence-based care, incorporating a trauma-informed approach, offering rehabilitative programs including mental health and substance abuse treatment, youth development/ prevention/intervention services, and gang diversion. The YDCC will reduce […]

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Youth Detention Center’s Future Face-Off With Racine: Here’s What You Should Know

By Cindy Cummings A 45-million dollar juvenile facility to be constructed at Taylor Avenue is expected to hold about 48 youths, according to the Racine County Eye. Plans to replace the outdated and almost windowless Racine County Juvenile Detention Center at 1717 Taylor Avenue are still in progress. The county has already purchased a lumberyard across […]

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Burlington area school aide charged with inappropriately touching students

A school aide with the Burlington Area School District who has been in his position for 15 years was arrested Tuesday for allegedly inappropriately touching students. Daniel Powers was charged Wednesday in Racine County Circuit Court with three felony counts of repeated sexual assault of a child. If convicted, he faces the rest of his […]

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Sex Offender Information Bulletin

The following Sex Offender Information Bulletin was released by the Racine Police Department and has been posted in its entirety without alteration: The Racine Police Department, in cooperation with the Division of Community Corrections, is releasing the following information pursuant to Wisconsin State Statutes 301.46(2m) which authorizes law enforcement agencies to inform the public of […]

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Nueva Administración No Incluye Centros De Detención De Inmigrantes En Directiva Para No Renovar Contratos Con Prisiones Privadas

Wisconsin (RCE Noticias) – El Presidente Joe Biden excluyó a los centros de detención de inmigrantes utilizados por ICE de una orden ejecutiva que termina los contratos entre el gobierno federal y prisiones privadas.  El Departamento de Justicia recibió instrucciones para no renovar contratos con operadores de prisiones privadas, pero la orden no aplica a […]