Nonfatal Shootings In Milwaukee Are Up Compared To Last Year
Monday, December 29, 2014, 4:35pm
There have been 575 people in Milwaukee that were wounded by gunfire this year, an increase of about seven percent from 2013. Police and physicians say more of the wounded would have died, except that the medical system is getting better at dealing with bullets entering bodies.
Number Of Children Killed Or Wounded By Guns Has Risen Over Past Year
Friday, December 26, 2014, 6:40pm
Ja'Nyela Marsh-Highshaw, a 5-year-old girl from Racine, was hospitalized after she was shot in the head while sitting in a parked car. The shooting, which Marsh-Highshaw survived, reflects a new trend in Wisconsin: an increase in the number of juveniles killed or wounded by gunshots.
Milwaukee, Racine Shooting Deaths Bring Statewide Total To 106 For 2014
Friday, December 12, 2014, 6:55pm
The number of gun-related killings in Wisconsin for the year currently stands at 106 killings after two fatal shootings in Milwaukee and another in Racine this week. Meanwhile, Milwaukee's police chief said his city is inundated with illegal guns. Police say Tracolli Surveyor, a 17-year-old...
Gun Homicide Tally For Year Reaches 87
Friday, September 26, 2014, 8:00pm
Two fatal shootings in Milwaukee during the past week have pushed this year's gun homicide total in Wisconsin to 87.
Gun Control Activists Hold Rally Outside State Capitol
Monday, September 22, 2014, 9:00pm
A Milwaukee-based gun control advocacy group has launched a five-city tour calling on voters to ask candidates in the November election to support universal background checks for all gun sales.