Marquette Wire

Professor calls for arrest powers for DPS

Nick Biggi

April 4, 2013

Filed under Editors' Picks, Featured, News

After a call by a criminology professor for the commissioning of Department of Public Safety officers on campus last month, DPS Captain Russell Shaw declined to comment on the idea Tuesday. Richard Zevitz, a professor of cr...

Officers avoid charges for Derek Williams’ death

Melanie Lawder

April 2, 2013

Filed under News

Though the inquest jury of Derek Williams' death recommended in February that the state file criminal charges against the three officers involved, John Franke, the special prosecutor assigned to the case, decided not to press...

Milwaukee metal thief brought to justice

Nick Biggi

January 29, 2013

Filed under News

A man who has been called Milwaukee's “bathroom bandit” was arrested last week after allegedly stealing thousands of dollars of plumbing supplies in city bathrooms. Corey Feerick, a 33-year-old resident of Brookfield,...