Rules of supervision

When the Wisconsin Department of Corrections (DOC) carries out a court-ordered prison sentence, people are not just free to go to do as they please after being released from prison or being put on probation. Following that release from prison, the second component of their sentence commences is called extended supervision. Also if a judge […]

Revoked: The process unpacked

Sponsored column If you are one of the more than 66,000 individuals being supervised by the Wisconsin Department of Corrections, you are all too familiar with what it means to have “conditional liberty” and to know that one misstep could mean weeks, months or years of your life spent in a jail or prison. The […]

Inmate In Custody After Wandering Away From Work Site

UPDATE: Andrew Leland was apprehended and is in the custody of the Department of Corrections. Original story: Law enforcement officials from the Racine County Sheriff’s Department are searching for an inmate that walked away from his work release job Monday afternoon from the Sturtevant Transitional Facility, 9351 Rayne Rd. Andrew Leland, 24, is reported to have […]

Sex Offender Notification Meeting Monday

Residents are invited to attend a sex offender notification meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the 16th Street COP House. Timothy D. Smith, 33, will be released sometime before May 27 and will live in a home at 1400 block Washington Avenue. He was convicted in 1996 of aggravated sexual assault in Texas, and was […]