If all domestic violence offenders were required to wear GPS monitoring bracelets, would it prevent any tragedies? Governor Scott Walker seems to think it would, and is considering the move to track a possible 15,000 people per year in Wisconsin. His idea, obviously, has critics. [Read more…]Charged with a crime in Wisconsin? Please call (888) 828-6041.
The murder rate in Wisconsin fell last year, from 67 killings in 2009 to 58 in 2010. Alarmingly, however, there was an average one murder per week in the state related to domestic violence, this according to the Wisconsin Coalition Against Domestic Violence. [Read more…]