Waves could top 9 feet on Sunday, making Lake Michigan dangerous for swimmers, especially inexperienced swimmers.
Scattered, severe thunderstorms are possible across suburban Chicago late Saturday afternoon.
The 13-year-old girl is in the hospital but will be going to juvenile court when she gets out. The driver is in jail and is charged with recklessly endangering safety.
A 13-year-old girl was shot while trying to carjack a vehicle in Kenosha, Wisconsin on Friday night, police said.
Officer Rusten Sheskey reported on Sept. 15 that his Glock 17 service weapon had been stolen, apparently from inside his girlfriend's car. It was a loaner weapon Sheskey was given after the Wisconsin Department of Justice investigators seized the one used to shoot Jacob Blake.
Police officers in Kenosha are now wearing body cameras.
Kenosha Police Chief Daniel Miskinis is retiring after a year in which one of his officers shot and wounded a Black man, Jacob Blake, leading to protests, riots, fires and looting.
Rittenhouse, who faces homicide charges related to the deaths of two protesters in Kenosha, Wis., amid unrest over the police shooting of a Black man, reportedly got thousands of dollars in donations from public officials and police officers.
Three men were killed and three men wounded in a shooting at a busy tavern in southeastern Wisconsin early Sunday, sheriff's officials said.
Police in Kenosha, Wisconsin have charged dozens of more people in connection with violence during protests in the city in August after the police shooting of Jacob Blake.
A lawsuit has been filed on behalf of Jacob Blake against Kenosha police officer Rusten Sheskey for the Aug. 2020 shooting that left Blake paralyzed.
An activist who participated in protests following the August police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha was charged Friday with a felony for allegedly kicking in a door at the Kenosha Public Safety Building and saying he wanted to break an officer’s fingers.
Illinois residents have been crossing state lines to get vaccinated in Kenosha County, Wisconsin. Now, officials there are telling Illinoisans to knock it off.
The Kenosha County district attorney said Kyle Rittenhouse has violated bond.
Two of the Kenosha police officers connected to the shooting of Jacob Blake have been returned to full duty, officials said on Wednesday, Jan. 27.
A judge on Friday, Jan. 22 modified the bond conditions of Kyle Rittenhouse's release. Rittenhouse, 18, faces charges in the fatal shooting of two people and wounding of a third during Kenosha protests in 2020.
A Black man who was shot in the back by a white police officer in Wisconsin, leaving him partially paralyzed and triggering several nights of violent protests, said in an interview broadcast Thursday that he was prepared to surrender just before the officer opened fire.
Kyle Rittenhouse, the Antioch teen charged with fatally shooting two people during protests last summer in Kenosha, Wisconsin, did not violate his bond by going to a bar hours after pleading not guilty to the charges against him, police say.
A Wisconsin prosecutor’s decision not to bring charges against the officer who shot Jacob Blake in the back came as little surprise to some activists for racial justice, who predict laws must change before police are truly held accountable for using force against Black men.
A decision on whether to charge Kenosha Police officer Rusten Sheskey with the shooting of Jacob Blake is expected to come within the next couple weeks. City officials are planning to "protect people demonstration and guard against unlawful activity" by designated protest locations, limiting city bus routes, closing roads and instituting a curfew.