Monday, December 3, 2012
Things could get ugly tonight in southern Wisconsin and the National Weather Service says storms are a brewing, and they aren't ruling out a potential tornado.
Batten down the hatches tonight southern Wisconsin. According to the National Weather Service: An isolated threat for strong to severe storms with damaging winds and perhaps a brief tornado exists for southern Wisconsin and northern Illinois this evening. The primary threat is for damaging straight-line winds, but a brief tornado can't be ruled out according the The Storm Predication Center in Norman, OK. Unseasonably warm and humid air pushed north into southern Wisconsin in the early afternoon hours of December 3, 2012, which set the stage for thunderstorms. Here is the story: The Storm Prediction Center. Severe weather spotters should send severe weather reports via E-spotter, telephone, or Twitter. However, we may miss a report via …
Friday, September 28, 2012
Port Washington woman is charged with shoplifting hundreds of dollars in products from Pick 'n Save stores across the area.
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Friday, September 28, 2012
Maybe the lipstick she had just wasn't her shade, but a 25-year-old Port Washington woman is charged with being part of a massive health and beauty-shoplifting spree across southeastern Wisconsin. Amanda S. Bingham was charged in Racine County Circuit Court Friday with one count of retail theft. If convicted, she faces up to nine months in prison and $10,000 in fines. According to the criminal complaint: On July 14, a woman walked into a Caledonia Pick’n Save store with a man, then stuffed $641 worth of health and beauty products into a red bag and walked out the door without paying. A security officer for the store noticed the couple looked like the same people who had recently stole items worth $1,200 from the Rapids Drive location. The …
Thursday, July 19, 2012
Caledonia Police are asking the public for help in finding this couple, who are suspected of taking thousands of dollars in health and beauty products from area Pick'N Save stores.
Caledonia Police are searching for a couple suspected of taking more than $600 in health and beauty products from Pick’n Save, 5111 Douglas Ave., at 10:33 a.m. July 14. According to a press release from the Caledonia Police Department, the couple is also suspected of taking $1,200 in health and beauty products from a Pick’n Save store in Racine. There have also been similar thefts in Greenfield and Oak Creek. The male suspect is described as being 18 to 25 years old, 5 feet, 10 inches to 6 feet tall, 150 to 165 pounds and having short brown hair. The man was last seen wearing a short white v-neck T-shirt, and blue shorts. The female suspect is described as being 18 to 25 years-old, 5 feet, 4 inches to 5 feet, 6 inches tall, 130 to 150 …
Friday, December 2, 2011
Theft happened in Greenfield, but the cards got used at gas station here.
Caledonia and Greenfield police are looking for a woman they suspect was involved with the theft of a wallet in Greenfield and one of the credit cards was used in Caledonia. They released a photo of the woman to media outlets today. A wallet, which belonged to a Greendale woman, was found on top of the garbage at the Mobile gas station, 13600 Seven Mile Road at 9 p.m. Nov. 10, 2011. The owner of the wallet told police that her wallet had been stolen from her while she was at Pick’n Save, on 76th Street and Coldspring Road in Greenfield after 1:30 p.m. Caledonia Police worked with the Greenfield Police Department to identify a silver colored mini-van being at the gas station, which coincides the time that the gas was pumped on the stolen …
Monday, October 17, 2011
The following information was supplied by the Caledonia Police Department. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.
UPDATE: A Racine man is in police custody for taking jewelry at Kmart, 6141 Douglas Ave. in Caledonia on Oct. 1. Steven Mack, 45, of Racine, is also suspected of taking jewelry from J.C. Penny and Boston Store at the Regency Mall in Racine. At Boston Store, Mack is suspected of taking $28,000 in jewelry on Oct. 7 and taking $23,000 in jewelry from a Kmart store in Greenfield Oct. 1. Captain Paul Schlecht, of the Greenfield Police Department, said in his jurisdiction, Mack is suspected of grabbing a tray of rings, hiding them under his coat and leaving the store. “We’re still trying to put together a case,” Schlecht said. “Mr. Mack has invoked his right not to speak and we’re going to have to prove our case through other means. But we’re …
Saturday, July 23, 2011
A number of people in the community have been asking Caledonia Police about the recently passed conceal carry law. So we're doing a series of videos on what you need to know.
Want to see more about this topic? Press the Facebook "like" button underneath the article. If we get more than 10 "like" we'll know to do a follow-up article. Gun-owners wanting to conceal carry have been asking about the new law, which goes into effect on Nov. 1. We're kicking off a video series about the law. If you have any questions, feel freel to email firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll get the answers you need. Here are a few facts and resources: The new law: What areas are prohibited areas to conceal carry or even open carry a gun? Public buildings, this includes jails, police stations, government buildings that screen for weapons, a gun cannot be concealed carry beyond airport security checkpoints. Also, the bill states: “A …