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2 arrests in 2 weeks for disorderly conduct and more for Sturtevant man

STURTEVANT — Two arrests in a 12-day period led to three misdemeanor disorderly conduct charges and more filed this week against a 50-year-old Sturtevant man. James R. Behm is charged with misdemeanor counts of disorderly conduct and criminal trespassing in one case and misdemeanor disorderly conduct as domestic abuse in another. Behm is free on […]

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Emergency Diaper Drive to benefit Bethany Apartment residents on May 6

RACINE — Local businesses, Sporty Girl Accessories and Sew ‘n Save of Racine are coming together again to host another diaper drive. Diapers are urgently needed for the Bethany Apartments, 806 Wisconsin Ave., a local nonprofit organization that assists survivors of domestic abuse and their families. The collection event will take place on May 6 from 10 a.m. to […]

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Woman charged with violating restraining order, attacking her baby’s father, facing 2 years in jail

RACINE — A 22-year-old Racine woman is facing two years in jail after she allegedly violated a restraining order against her when she attacked her baby’s father. Kalies Majors was charged Wednesday, April 12, in Racine County Circuit Court with one misdemeanor count each of knowingly violating a domestic abuse injunction (the restraining order), battery, […]

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10 Domestic Abuse resources in Southeastern Wisconsin

  Are you or someone you know experiencing domestic abuse? Navigating the route to receive help can be a daunting task. Perhaps you’d like the information to local resources to be able to further assist someone in need. In Southeastern Wisconsin, community agencies, nonprofits, and programs are available to assist you or your loved one’s […]

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UPDATE: After shooting 2 Racine police officers, man facing multiple felonies and up to 278 years in prison

UPDATE: RACINE, Wis. — The man accused of shooting two Racine police officers during a domestic dispute Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023, is facing multiple felonies that could land him in prison for the rest of his life. Daniel Suarez, 26, of Racine, was charged Fri., Jan. 20, 2023, with nine felonies—four counts of first-degree intentional […]

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Domestic abuse, other felony charges for Greendale man could lead to 14 years in prison

CALEDONIA — A report of domestic abuse from a woman who had been beaten up Thursday in Caledonia led to the arrest of a 27-year-old Greendale man, who now faces two felony charges. Ayinde K. Brown is charged with felony counts of stalking and strangulation/suffocation, along with misdemeanor counts of battery and disorderly conduct, all […]

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Man charged with assault, intimidation, strangulation of 2 women, threatening to harm child

RACINE — A 35-year-old Racine man is looking at decades in prison after an alleged assault on two different women and threatened to harm one woman’s child because she called police. Peter DeRose was charged Tues., Dec. 13, in Racine County Circuit Court with one felony count each of intimidation of a victim, strangulation, and […]

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Woman charged with battery after confrontation with boyfriend over child sexual abuse material, cheating

RACINE — A woman was charged with battery among other things after she allegedly struck her boyfriend in the face with a broom, a spray bottle, and a phone said she did so because he was cheating on her and viewing child sexual abuse material (CSAM) on the dark web. Mariah Tirado, 25, of Racine, […]

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