Oak Creek Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • police report: April 2, 2015 issue

    39 min ago | via Franklin 

    Police believe the same suspect is responsible for the theft of three PS4 gaming systems on March 23 and are investigating. 3A male stole three PS4 game systems, valued at $1,647, and used keys to take them out of a locked cabinet, at Wal-Mart, 6701 S. 27th St., at about 9:50 a.m. March 23. The male removed the PS4 gaming systems from the boxes and placed them inside different product boxes after removing the serial numbers.


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

  • Religious ignorance can have serious consequences

    Yesterday | via Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal 

    In 2012, Oak Creek became the site of the worst instance of domestic terrorism since the Oklahoma City bombing when a loan gunman killed six people and seriously injured several others at the Sikh temple where I worship. My community - our community - lives with the consequences of this hate-filled act every day.


    Related Topix: Oak Creek, WI, Religion, Sikh, Opinion

  • Oak Creek police report: March 26, 2015

    Wednesday Mar 25 | via OakCreek 

    4Approximately 20,000 football and basketball cards with an estimated combined value of $5,000 were stolen from an apartment storage locker at 195 W. Puetz Road prior to 6 p.m. March 17. 5Two men attempted to take $41.45 worth of groceries from Pick 'n Save, 6462 S. 27th St., at 3:37 p.m. March 18. When confronted they fled in a waiting car.


    Related Topix: Oak Creek, WI

  • police report: March 26, 2015 issue

    Tuesday Mar 24 | via Franklin 

    2A male juvenile was arrested for stealing a laptop computer out of another student's locker at Franklin High School, 8222 S. 51st St., at about 1 p.m. March 17. The theft occurred March 12. 3Two personal checks were stolen from a resident in the 6400 block of South 35th Street, and one of the checks was cashed at Tri-City Bank in Oak Creek for $94 on March 15. The victim gave police the name of a possible suspect. 4A backpack and prescription sunglasses, valued at $325, were stolen out of a locked vehicle while the owner was working out at Planet Fitness, 6529 S. 27th St., at 5:40 p.m. March 17. The suspect broke a window to gain access to the property.


    Related Topix: Oak Creek, WI, Franklin, WI, Drugs, Milwaukee, WI

  • Oak Creek police report: March 19, 2015 issue

    Wednesday Mar 18 | via OakCreek 

    4A woman reported her wallet was stolen out of her purse while she was shopping either at Aldi, 6810 S. 27th St., or Pick 'n Save, 6462 S. 27th St., between 12:30 and 1:40 p.m. March 9. The victim discovered someone attempted to use the Chase credit card at a Pick 'n Save and a Fish N Chicken in Milwaukee between 2:50 and 6:30 p.m. March 9. 5A male was arrested for shoplifting after he was seen concealing three pairs of cubic zirconia earrings, valued at $50, in his pants pocket at Kohl's, 9035 S. Howell Ave., at about 2:35 p.m. March 11. 6A woman was arrested for shoplifting $460 worth of clothing items at Kohl's, 9035 S. Howell Ave., at about 7:05 p.m. March 12. During the incident search police also found six old syringes and a rubber tourniquet in her purse that she admitted using to inject heroin, and she was also cited for possession of drug paraphernalia.


    Related Topix: Oak Creek, WI, 9, Milwaukee, WI

  • Oak Creek police report: March 12, 2015 issue

    Wednesday Mar 11 | via OakCreek 

    3A Toyota Camry was stolen from the parking lot at Motel 6, 1201 W. College Ave., between 11:30 p.m. March 2 and 8:40 a.m. March 3. 4A black tote-style Coach purse containing a black leather wallet and a blue lapis stone rosary was reported stolen from a resident's room at Meadowmere Mitchell Manor, 701 E. Puetz Road, at 11:20 a.m. March 3. According to family members, the theft took place sometime between Feb. 14 and Feb. 21. 5An employee at Campione Enterprises, 2201 W. Southbranch Boulevard, reported someone cashed two fraudulent business checks for $953.26 at two banks in Oak Creek on March 3. A possible suspect has been identified.


    Related Topix: Oak Creek, WI, Drugs, Milwaukee, WI

  • Oak Creek police report: March 5, 2015

    Wednesday Mar 4 | via OakCreek 

    2 A caller reported on Feb. 24 that an employee at Motel 6, 1201 W. College Ave., has been issuing fraudulent payroll checks to an ex-employee who left the business in September 2014. The business believes the total loss to between $3,000 and $6,000.


    Related Topix: Oak Creek, WI, Drugs, Marijuana

Oak Creek Law

Is it wrong for the judge to order an ignition interlock device when bac is <.15
This is a 1st owi with child under 16 b.a.c. was .14. Milwaukee county
I think you should be glad you're not in jail! Judges have wide latitude to order things like IIDs.
24 year cdl driver. Just got popped for first dui. Must fight it. Want the absolute best. Please no sell jobs. Whose the best?
I absolutly cant go down on this thing. Who really is the best of the best. Thanks.
Impossible to answer that question on a site like this, but you're starting in the right place. Call around and set up...
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?
When you have a Wisconsin occupational license, for what purposes are you NOT allowed to drive?
The Wisconsin DMV website states "You may not use an occupational license for recreational purposes." How is "recreational" defined? Obviously you are allowed to go to school, work, church, grocery shopping, etc. (If you check all the boxes), but I'm standing up in a wedding. Is going bridesmaid dress shopping allowed, or going to a salon to get your hair done for the wedding, going to buy my husband a suit, etc? It is a responsibility... Or is that recreational?
The items you list should be fine. Attending a wedding shower at a tavern would not.
SCRAMx Question
What happens if one misses 2 calls (3am/did not hear the phone/asleep) and answers the 3rd while on SCRAMx? My friend is on SCRAMx and he missed 2 calls around 3am because he did not hear the phone ring. He frantically ran and answered the third call and CO from Franklin Huber asked him where he was and why he missed the calls. My friend explained the situation and CO says it is "fine for now." My friend did not drink or violated SCRAMx rule in any other way. Is it really OK or will he be taken back into custody/Huber during his next download meeting? Thoughts and answers are greatly appreciated!
It doesn't sounds like there's an issue here. The CO said he wasn't concerned, and you've given no reason to come to...