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Biases affect who's getting arrested in La Crosse County

A 2013 study from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee found that Wisconsin has the highest per capita incarceration rate of African-American men. New data shows that African-American men and women in La Crosse County are twice as likely to get arrested,…

Home break-ins near UW-L on rise

Police are warning residents who live near the University of Wisconsin- La Crosse's campus to lock their doors after an increase in home break-ins.

Putt'n for Pooches raises funds for La Crosse Police K-9

A golf outing is celebrating some of the La Crosse Police staff.The ninth annual Putt'n for Pooches golf outing was held Monday at Forest Hills Golf Course.The event is an 18 hole round of golf featuring the La Crosse Police…

Bomb threat causes evacuation at La Crosse nonprofit

A bomb threat forced people at a Southside La Crosse business to evacuate early Thursday. The La Crosse Police and Fire Departments were called to Aptiv, formerly known as Riverfront, just after 11 AM.