December 23, 2014 - 7:20pm
Alderman Willie Wade addressing reporters at Tuesday's press conference. Photo: Chuck Quirmbach/WPR News.
A majority of the Milwaukee Common Council held a news conference on Tuesday to spell out some ideas of how local laws and programs can change in response to the shooting of Dontre Hamilton.
December 22, 2014 - 7:15pm
Some backers of a recently passed state law that requires external investigations of police shootings have said that the investigation into Dontre Hamilton’s shooting was flawed.
December 22, 2014 - 5:30pm
A recent protest outside Milwaukee's Police Administration Building calling for charges against Officer Christopher Manney. Photo: OLB (CC-BY-NC-SA).
Federal officials say they'll review the shooting of a black man by a white police officer in Milwaukee for a possible civil rights violation.
December 22, 2014 - 5:25pm
Nathaniel Hamilton, Dontre Hamilton's brother, has called for higher standards across the country for police forces. Photo: OLB (CC-BY-NC).
Demonstrators gathered in Red Arrow Park in Milwaukee to protest District Attorney John Chisholm's decision to not press criminal charges against the former Milwaukee police officer who killed Dontre Hamilton in April.