misconduct

Former Oregon police chief charged with tax fraud

Pettit was being investigated in August by village board for misconduct

A former Oregon police chief was charged Tuesday with two counts of filing a false or fraudulent tax return, according to a release from the Department of Justice.

DOJ: Former street department employees headed to trial

Lake Geneva Street Department employees charged with theft, misconduct

Two former Lake Geneva Street Department employees appeared in court Friday, and after waiving their rights to a preliminary hearing they were bound over for trial, according to a state Department of Justice release.

Former Oregon police chief under investigation

Chief allegedly used village resources while working off-duty

The former village of Oregon police chief is being investigated by the Wisconsin Department of Justice over allegations that may rise to the level of misconduct in public office, according to a statement.