Statement of NAACP Milwaukee Branch Concerning MPD Crime Reporting

June 13, 2012   // 0 Comments

We are troubled by the recent Journal Sentinel investigation [1] describing the misreporting of hundreds of assault cases by the Milwaukee Police Department, especially the cases involving children. Although we understand that this misreporting of crime data has no impact on how criminal suspects are prosecuted, there is no question that the integrity of the reported crime data is an important ma...

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