Greenfield Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • police report: May 14, 2015 issue

    Thursday May 14 | via Greenfield 

    Police responded to Target, 4777 S. 27th St., after Target corporate loss prevention reported a burglary in progress at 2:16 a.m. May 8. A man wearing dark-colored clothing used a pickaxe to break out the front glass doors, went inside and stole an undisclosed amount of iPads and fled the lot in a white SUV. A male was taken into custody for operating a vehicle without the owner's consent after he was seen driving a stolen vehicle on West Forest and West Morgan avenues at 3:30 p.m. May 4. The suspect fled the traffic stop and police pursued the vehicle.


    Related Topix: Greenfield, WI, Drugs, Racine County, WI

  • South Shore police report: May 14, 2015

    Thursday May 14 | via St. Francis 

    An unidentified man took $122 from Speedway, 4944 S. Packard Ave., at 12:57 a.m. April 30 after implying he was armed. Three unlocked vehicles along South Delaware Avenue were entered overnight April 30 or May 1. A pack of cigarettes and $8 in change were taken from a pickup truck in the 6200 block, while about $1 in change was taken from each of two vehicles in the 6000 block.


    Related Topix: Cudahy, WI, Drugs, Greenfield, WI

  • police report: May 7, 2015 issue

    Tuesday May 5 | via Greendale 

    The victim was transported to the hospital for treatment. 2Two men were taken into custody for attempted theft after they tried to use counterfeit money to purchase merchandise at Boston Store, 5300 S. 76th St., at about 8:05 p.m. April 24. 3Three bicycles were reported stolen from the lower level entrance at J.C. Penney, 5300 S. 76th St., at 8:55 p.m. April 28. 4A 1996 Acura Integra was reported stolen from the north parking lot at Sears, 5200 S. 76th St., at 9:22 p.m. April 28. The vehicle was located in the 2200 block of West Forest Home Avenue at about 11:05 p.m. after it was involved in a hit-and-run accident.


    Related Topix: Greendale, WI, Greenfield, WI

  • police report: April 30, 2015 issue

    Wednesday Apr 29 | via Greendale 

    One of the men was taken into custody, and police are still seeking the other suspect. 2A man was cited for theft after he stole video game accessories and other items from his roommate in the 5800 block of Ramona Drive at about 6:55 p.m. April 17. One of the victim's video game controllers was recovered from Media Exchange in Greenfield, where the suspect sold it for cash.


    Related Topix: Greenfield, WI, Greendale, WI

  • Pepper spray used at Greenfield grocery store

    Tuesday Apr 28 | via Greenfield 

    A Milwaukee man is facing a felony charge after he used pepper spray on employees who were trying to detain him for shoplifting at a Greenfield grocery store on April 19. The suspect, Thomas J. Farrell, 55, concealed several bottles of alcohol inside his jacket and walked out of Pick 'n Save, 4279 S. 76th St., at about 10:25 a.m. The suspect took off running after a female employee followed him into the parking lot and then several other male employees gave chase. When one of the employees grabbed Farrell's arm in an attempt to stop him, he pulled out a can of pepper spray and sprayed it at all the employees.


    Related Topix: Greenfield, WI, Milwaukee, WI

  • Oak Creek police report: April 23, 2015 issue

    Apr 22, 2015 | via OakCreek 

    2A credit card was stolen out of a man's wallet at Xperience Fitness, 8601 S. Howell Ave., at about 9:30 p.m. April 13. The wallet was inside an unlocked locker at the business when the theft occurred. Police reviewed video surveillance and identified one of the suspects.


    Related Topix: Oak Creek, WI, Greenfield, WI, Franklin, WI

  • Police seeking third suspect in strong-armed robbery

    Nov 8, 2010 | via South Milwaukee 

    St. Francis police are looking for a third suspect who was involved in a robbery at Advance America Cash Advance Center, 4698 S. Whitnall Ave., about 9:30 a.m. Nov. 6. The men obtained an undisclosed amount of money from an employee leaving with a bank deposit bag. No weapons were displayed during the incident.


    Related Topix: St. Francis, WI, Cudahy, WI, Greenfield, WI

Greenfield Law

What happens if you get driving after rev and you miss second court date?
revocation was because of a owi...(1st)
Since you probably did not have an attorney appear for you at that court date, since you're asking us, there was...
So what do I do know? I bogus traffic ticket and an OWI.
The facts: I'm 30 yrs old, I have no criminal record. I have 1 speeding ticket. I've lived in this city for 10 yrs and have never been pulled over for anything. | I drove a drunk friend home safely. On my way to my home i got pulled over. Asked why i run a red light. I said i didnt. He asked did i have something 2 drink. I said yes 1 MIKES HARD LEMONADE (5% alcohol: 3hrs prior to driving). i was soo terrified (the media lately) that I was shaking. He accused me of doing crack. I said I've never. Took a sobriety test. he said i blew 1.5. Took blood test. Results came back negative for drug panels & ethenol. Went 2court. showd results. Plead not guilty. Pretrial conf.: she said "we cant just let this OWI go (why not?!). Rescheduled me 2 months from that day. I dnt have $, $$$ for a lawyer
I don't want to be that guy - but you really do need an attorney on this one. Try reaching out to family or others to...
How likely is it that charges will be dropped for having my sisters ID?/ how likely is it I could get my license no suspended?
I recently got an absolute sobriety citation. I blew a .05 but I'm 18 and under the legal drinking age (in Wisconsin). While the police were looking through my car/my bag they found my older sisters ID so I ended up with a $700 fine for that as well. I wasn't caught using her ID and the only proof they had that I might have used it were some receipts from bars. I told them I had borrowed her purse and she had forgotten to take her wallet out of it. I'm wondering how likely it is that I can get the citation for having her ID in my possessions dropped and I'm also wondering how likely it is that I will be able to go without a suspended license or how long my license will be suspended. Thank you so much for your feedback!
Hire an experienced lawyer in your area. He or she will be able to work with and through the system to get the best...
I was subjected to a humiliating roadside sobriety test, which because of my profession could have ruined my career. 0.0% BAC
Abuse of authority, a lie and a clear violation of my constitutional rights to not have my person searched. He claimed a "strong odor of alcohol on my breath" which is clearly false. Numerous controlled studies show clearly that officers cannot detect alcohol on someone's breath even if the person is extremely intoxicated. They can detect a smell if the person just swallowed and still has some liquid in their mouth, bu the intent of the "smell test" is as a predictor of lung/blood alcohol, not a mint that could be construed to smell like schnapps. I got no ticket, so it seems I have no means to hold this cop accountable for breaking the law and jeopardizing my professional reputation. What's more, I've learned this cop is notorious for automatically giving sobriety tests without cause.
It is unclear what, if any, question you have here. You could certainly file a complaint with the police department...
Is it common for blood test to not be labeled or sealed while shipping to lab?
owi and use of dangerous weapon while being intoxicated. Samples only identified via paperwork
No, it is not. Labels and seals help establish chain of custody as well as integrity of sample. Absence, however, will...
Chances of getting Interlock devise removed early.
I was give 2 year suspension and 2 year iid for 3rd offense DUI. Before I was convicted I was given an administrative suspension of 6 months. This counted towards the 2 year suspension. Post conviction, now 18 months later I will get full driving privileges back - no longer restricted to Occupational license. However the iid remains for 6 months. My new job will have me travel to CA this summer. They will want me to have a rental. I believe I can't drive any car that has no iid. I've had the IID for 18 months of the 24. Is it worth while going to court and ask the iid requirement to be shortened now that I have my regular license back?
Given your history I doubt if you'll be successful. Speak to your attorney.
I recived a ticket for dui they did give me a court day to appear infont of a juge
So, do you have a question about that?