Mequon Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Police Report: Aug. 8

    Thursday May 19 | via Mequon 

    A 32-year-old Thiensville woman was arrested for theft of about $70 donated by customers to fight cancer at North Shore BP Station, 11147 N. Port Washington Road, at 1:20 p.m. July 31. The woman, who admitted taking the money in order to buy cigarettes, agreed to make restitution. A car was entered but only a credit card holder valued at $70 taken in the 3800 block of West Gazebo Hills Parkway on Aug. 1 or 2. A window was broken to gain entry causing more than $200 damage.


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  • Thiensville Police Reports, May 5, 2016

    Thursday May 5 | via Mequon 

    The theft of about 40 pallets valued at $120 was caught on surveillance video at Mequon Ace Hardware, 11001 N. Port Washington Road, at 8:12 p.m. April 21 and reported April 23. Two Milwaukee men, 25 and 27, and a 20-year-old Brookfield woman, were cited for shoplifting/party to the crime and possession of drug paraphernalia and the 27-year-old also for driving a stolen car after they returned or attempted to return stolen items at Walgreens, 11270 N. Port Washington Road, at 8:45 p.m. April 25. They were found with various drug paraphernalia, including a pipe and bong with marijuana residue and syringes, tourniquets and cookers, all heroin related paraphernalia.


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Mequon Law

IL license and WI OWUI. Can I get a WI license before the hearing to avoid a longer suspension due to Illinois laws on DUIs?
I was arrested for an OWUI. This is my first offense, my record is completely clean otherwise. I currently have an Illinois license but have lived in Wisconsin for 5.5 years. In Illinois, A DUI means revoking my license. My schooling requires me to travel a lot all over Wisconsin, new site every 6 weeks and I am worried about the effects the Illinois license will have on that with a OWUI conviction here in WI. I plan to work and reside in WI when done with school but had not switched to a WI license yet.
I'm going to adjust your practice area to DUI/DWI so you will get some responses in your area. Good luck.
2nd offense minor in possession of alcohol ticket advice.
My friends and were driving late at night after some of us had some beers at a bonfire. We were on our way back when we were pulled over for seemingly no reason. Turns out no traffic violations were committed, but they pulled us over under suspicion that we had been ding dong ditching in the neighborhood. There had been a few reports of the kids messing around in the neighbor hood, but no description that they were in a similar car or driving at all. So they essentially pulled us over for being five kids in a car. They ended up noticing alcohol in the car and i received a citation for being a minor in possession of alcohol, even though I blew 0.00. This is my second offense and I'm not sure if i should spend money on an attorney or if I can fight the charges myself.
You won't know how to do the type of motion to get a case like this dismissed. Hire an attorney or ask for a public...
Should i plead guilty or not guilty?
So i was pulled over for a traffic violation not having my headlights possesion and operating with a controlled substance they have a toxicology report saying i had THC in my system i admitted to everything on the spot and went home that night now my first court date is coming up and i have been getting lots of different advice like plead guilty they will drop and reduce stuff or plead not gulity and they will give you a fair chance to get off a little easier im not expert and some of the people giving me advice have been through it but im still not sure how to plead and what will happen when i plead either way and what the best thing is to do i dont have money or time for a lawyer cause my court is in a few hours ya ik im dumb someone please help me!
You're not dumb, but avoiding the problem has not helped you. I suggest that you tell the court that you want time to...
What are examples of sentence enhancers for 2nd offense OWI, in WI? Specifically, in Ozaukee County.
My BAC was 0.15. I was stopped, because according to the officer I was traveling 39mph, in a 25mph zone.
Here is a chart detailing OWI penalties in WI.
What does the prosecution need to prove guilt for an OWI in Wisconsin? 346.63 (1) (A)
I'm aware that the prosecution needs to prove without a reasonable doubt. I just feel they don't have that. I'm wondering what things would be sufficient for a conviction. Was pulled over due to a warrant I had out. After being brought to the police station the officer asked me how much I had to drink. I told the officer that I was not going to answer any of his questions. Immediately after saying that he placed me under arrest. I agreed to take the breath alcohol test and the results were .02%. The officer had barely seen me driving. (once at a stop sign and the other time when he pulled me over) There were no driving violations what-so-ever. The officer said he had detected alcohol on my breath when taking me to the police station.
Unless you are underage or a multiple offender, a .02 reading would normally clear you of drunk driving, since the...
What is the best defense for a 2nd offense OWi, in WI? I will be representing myself.
My BAC was .15
The best defense is that you hire an attorney, who is trained in working on these matters, to defend you.
Is the minimum sentence 30 days for jail or is there a possibility of less than that for second offense owi cases.
Bac was .13 and was compliant with arresting officers.
The mandatory minimum sentence for an OWI (2nd Offense) in Wisconsin is 5 days. The truth is that very few cases in...