department of justice

Justice department investigates agent

DOJ: Investigator's motives questioned

The state Department of Justice has begun investigating an agent who claims his boss in the Division of Criminal Investigation was selling weapons illegally.

Milwaukee crime lab to move out of city

Budget committee permits crime lab move

The Legislature's finance committee has approved language in Gov. Scott Walker's executive budget that would allow the state Justice Department to move the Milwaukee crime lab out of the city.

Wis. DOJ insists judge should stay union ruling

DOJ argues law doesn't prohibit public workers from associating

The state Department of Justice files another round of briefs urging a judge to stay a ruling that struck down large portions of Republican Gov. Scott Walker's contentious collective bargaining law.

Wis. DOJ insists judge should stay union ruling

DOJ argues law doesn't prohibit public workers from associating

The state Department of Justice files another round of briefs urging a judge to stay a ruling that struck down large portions of Republican Gov. Scott Walker's contentious collective bargaining law.

DOJ wants DNA collection expanded

New proposal would increase sampling by 56,000

Those convicted of a felony are already required to give DNA samples, but the Wisconsin Department of Justice wants to include all adults convicted of misdemeanors in the DNA database.

DOJ wants DNA collection expanded

New proposal would increase sampling by 56,000

Those convicted of a felony are already required to give DNA samples, but the Wisconsin Department of Justice wants to include all adults convicted of misdemeanors in the DNA database.