The Langkamps are a recent example of what the state's consumer protection division calls a troubling trend of telemarketing fraud.
Larry Shannon, 42, of Whitewater, was charged with 11 felonies and one misdemeanor in an October 2012 attack on two girls in the city of Whitewater.
People using online dating sites should be wary of scammers, The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection warns in a Valentine's-Day-themed news release.
An appeals court pointed fingers at the prosecutor, defense attorney and a detective for errors in a 2013 trial.
The family of Bou Bou Phonesavanh seeks damages for injuries suffered in a Georgia police raid.
Jeremy P. Gorton, 42, was arrested after deputies from the Rock County Sheriff's Office got a tip from Janesville police that Gorton might be driving toward Orfordville.
Richard Rucks pleaded guilty to third-degree sexual assault in Rock County Court this week.
The trial for Larry Shannon, 42, of Whitewater began Monday. He is accused of trying to kill two girls and leading police on a high-speed chase across two counties in 2012.
For the second year, the state Department of Revenue is running a program designed to protect taxpayers' identities and refunds from fraudsters.
The car crossed into Illinois, ending the chase.