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Man accused of stealing man’s credit card to buy over $6K in housing supplies

RACINE COUNTY — A 44-year-old man is facing almost 25 years in prison after he allegedly tried to use someone else’s credit card to make purchases from a Burlington supply store. Timmothy Williams of Milwaukee was charged Monday in Racine County Circuit Court with four felony counts of personal identity theft for financial gain as […]

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Woman Charged with Stealing Credit Card Numbers from 9 People

Racine police say a woman stole the credit card numbers from nine individuals and linked them to various fraudulent profiles on a popular cash transaction application. Amy Polentini-Jabs was charged Thursday in Racine County Circuit Court with nine felony counts of identity theft for financial gain and nine misdemeanor counts of fraudulent use of a […]

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Caledonia Police Department Weekly Police Reports March 9-14

Recently, the Caledonia Police Department shared a round-up of their encounters on their Facebook page. The following incidents took place between March 9 and March 14. The Caledonia Police Department responded to 318 calls for service, 93 traffic stops, 4 OWIs and two accidents. These reports were posted on Facebook by DC Engleman from the Caledonia Police Department. […]

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Woman sought on felony after charging thousands on stolen credit card

RACINE, WI – A $10,000 warrant has been issued for a woman charged with identity theft after she charged thousands of dollars on a credit card she took from an employee at Ascension-All Saints Hospital. Diamond Little, 29, of Milwaukee, was charged by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office with felony personal ID theft – […]

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Fairfield Inn employee charged with identity theft of customers’ credit cards

MOUNT PLEASANT – A staff member at the Fairfield Inn in Mount Pleasant is accused of using guest’s credit card information to make a number of purchases earlier this year. Kavellis L. Hadley, 20, was charged by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office with six felony charges of personal identity theft. Each felony carries a […]

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75 fraudulent transactions in six days on credit card

Charges were filed this week against a CNA suspected of making more than 75 fraudulent transactions on a client’s credit card. Haley Christman, 22, has been charged with identity theft and theft by acquisition of a credit card for the October incident. According to the criminal complaint, a Mount Pleasant man discovered $2,398.04 in 75 transactions had been charged […]