Marquette Wire

DPS Reports 1/13 – 1/17

DPS Reports 1/13 – 1/17

January 21, 2014

Alcohol violations down in new crime and safety report

Matt Kulling

October 3, 2013

Filed under News

Alcohol violations dropped significantly from 2011 to 2012 after several years of increase, according to the Department of Public Safety's annual report on crime and safety regulations released Tuesday. The report includes...

February sexual assaults reported by DPS

Nick Biggi

April 30, 2013

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Last week, Marquette’s Department of Public Safety reported two sexual assault incidents that allegedly occurred  in February. The incidents were reported to DPS, and the Milwaukee Police Department was contacted. DPS Capt....

DPS Reports April 23

Nick Biggi

April 23, 2013

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Friday, Apr. 19 At 11:29 a.m. a student’s unattended, unsecured vehicle left running with the keys in the ignition was removed by unknown person(s) in the 700 block of N. 13th St. MPD was contacted. At 2:12 p.m. a stud...

Gun control controversy continues in MKE

Nick Biggi

April 9, 2013

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Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke continued his public argument with Police Chief Ed Flynn and Mayor Tom Barrett Monday when he released a statement challenging Flynn and others to be tougher on gun incidents in the city. Clarke’s...

Domestic violence related assaults remain a concern in Milwaukee

Nick Biggi

April 2, 2013

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Aggravated assault numbers continue to rise in Milwaukee, largely because of a 48 percent increase in domestic violence-related assaults from 2011 to 2012, according to the Milwaukee Police Department. The numbers, released...

School breaks show decrease in campus crime

Nick Biggi

March 21, 2013

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While students are away, crime decreases on and around campus. Captain Russell Shaw of Marquette’s Department of Public Safety said there are 15 to 25 incident reports on an average week. Last week, while students were on spring...