Friday, August 22, 2014, 7:30pm
There have been 79 gun homicides this year in Wisconsin. Photo: Kansas Tourism (CC-BY-NC-ND).
Four more fatal shootings in Milwaukee this past week, plus two more in Fitchburg, have brought the statewide total for gun homicides to 79 for the year.
Friday, August 8, 2014, 7:45pm
Milwaukee Police Lieutenant Chris Moews, left, and Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke, right. Photos from Chris Moews's Facebook/Gage Skidmore (CC-BY-SA).
Voters next Tuesday in Milwaukee County will face a choice on whether to keep the incumbent sheriff, a well-known gun advocate, in office.
Friday, August 1, 2014, 7:30pm
Three more shooting deaths in Milwaukee over the past week have pushed the statewide gun homicide toll to 64 so far this year.
Friday, July 18, 2014, 9:45pm
The year's gun homicide tally is now at 56. Photo: Beau Lebens (CC-BY-SA).
Two more shooting victims died this week in Milwaukee. The death of 10-year-old girl and 20-year-old man brings the statewide gun homicide total to 56 for the year.
Monday, July 14, 2014, 3:00pm
A candlelight vigil is scheduled on Monday night for Sierra Guyton, a 10 year-old girl who died on Sunday from injuries sustained after being hit by gun crossfire while playing on a Milwaukee school playground.
Friday, July 11, 2014, 7:45pm
The vast majority of gun violence this year has occurred in Milwaukee. Photo: Jeramey Jannene (CC-BY).
A deadly shooting in Milwaukee this past week has pushed the statewide gun homicide total for the year to 54.
Friday, July 4, 2014, 2:15pm
The gun homicide total in Wisconsin for 2014 is now at 53. Photo: Keary O. (CC-BY-NC-ND).
Three gun homicides were reported in Wisconsin over the past week, bringing the statewide total for the year to 53.
Thursday, July 3, 2014, 6:00pm
More cities have begun to put officers on bicycles to prevent crime. Photo: Elvert Barnes (CC-BY).
More police departments are putting officers on bicycles as a way to try to fight or prevent crime. The Milwaukee Police Department is following suit — both to prevent crime, and also in the hope that bike patrol officers can help combat some of the gun violence in the city.
Friday, June 27, 2014, 6:30pm
As the halfway mark for the year 2014 is nearly here, the tally of gun-related homicides in Wisconsin currently stands at 50. However, there appears to be one constant in these numbers and that's the criminal records of both the perpetrators and victims.
Friday, June 13, 2014, 1:15pm
As the state's gun homicide total for the year reaches 46, Milwaukee Police Chief Ed Flynn is asking Gov. Scott Walker to show courage on the idea of additional penalties for illegally carrying a firearm.
Friday, June 6, 2014, 6:00pm
There were three gun homicides over the past week in Wisconsin. Photo: Keary O. (CC-BY-NC-ND).
Editor's Note: This article is part of a Wisconsin Public Radio year-long series tracking all gun-related homicides in Wisconsin. Three shooting deaths over the last seven days have pushed this year's statewide toll of gun homicides to 44. The three people shot to death include: Joseph Walker, a 47...
Friday, May 30, 2014, 5:45pm
Most of the gun violence in Wisconsin so far this year has happened in Milwaukee. Photo: Steven Vance (CC-BY).
Three deadly shootings of African-American men in Milwaukee this week have pushed the statewide gun homicide total for the year to 41.
Friday, May 9, 2014, 4:30pm
There have been 32 gun-related homicides in Wisconsin so far in 2014. Photo: JR (CC-BY).
Milwaukee police say 32-year-old José Rivera was shot to death around noon on Monday, during an apparent drug transaction at a home that Alderman Robert Donovan claims he reported as a drug house last year.
Friday, May 2, 2014, 7:00pm
There were two more gun homicides in the state in the past week, both of them in Beloit, bringing Wisconsin Public Radio's ongoing tally for the year to 31.
Friday, April 25, 2014, 12:00pm
The count of gun homicides in the state this year now stands at 29, following the killings of two Milwaukee men this week. An African-American pastor wants his community to be more active in trying to stem the violence.
Friday, April 18, 2014, 1:30pm
WPR's tally of gun-related homicides in the state is up to 27. Photo: England (CC-BY-NC-SA)
WPR's count of gun-related homicides in Wisconsin now stands at 27 after five fatal shootings in the past week.
Friday, April 4, 2014, 3:00pm
There have been 22 gun-related homicides in Wisconsin thus far in 2014. Photo: Nic5702 (CC-BY-SA).
WPR's tally of gun-related homicides in Wisconsin remains at 22; although two deaths occurred last weekend, two others previously included in our list have been found to be legally justified.
Friday, March 28, 2014, 3:30pm
Four gun-related homicides that took place in Milwaukee have raised the tally's total to 22. Photo: Richard Roberson (CC-BY-NC-SA)
Wisconsin Public Radio adds to its tally of gun-related homicides in 2014, with four more homicides in Milwaukee raising the total to 22 for the year.
Friday, March 14, 2014, 5:30pm
The latest gun-related homicides in Wisconsin were of two teenagers, Anmarie Miller and James Bell, Jr., who were shot to death in Milwaukee by a janitor that police say was being attacked by the victims.
Friday, March 7, 2014, 5:00pm
In the first nine weeks of this year there have been 16 gun-related deaths in Wisconsin. The most recent was a murder-suicide in Fond Du Lac county on Wednesday.