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Water rescue in Milwaukee, 4-19-19

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The Milwaukee Police Department, Milwaukee Fire Department, and the U.S. Coast Guard responded to a report of a kite surfer in distress Friday afternoon in Lake Michigan near McKinley Beach.
 
Officers were able to successfully rescue the man who did not appear to be seriously injured.
 
Milwaukee Police Department Marine UNit with kite surfer in distress

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3-Alarm fire in Milwaukee, 4-13-19

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The Milwaukee Fire Department responded to a fire in the Furniture Depot store at 2523 West Lincoln Avenue on Milwaukee’s south side on Saturday, April 13th.
 
When firefighters arrived on scene, they found the front of the store engulfed in flames. A second alarm was called before being elevated to a third alarm.
 
The fire completely destroyed the store and damaged nearby businesses and a home.

 

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Fatal crash in Milwaukee, WI – 4-11-19

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Shortly after 5 PM, a Milwaukee County Sheriff’s deputy spotted a reckless vehicle on Interstate 94 south in Milwaukee. The vehicle took off and the pursuit exited at Holt Avenue and continued westbound on Morgan Avenue.
 
The fleeing vehicle struck other vehicles at South 13th Street and Morgan Avenue. The suspect was later arrested after a short foot chase. T The crash left one man dead and at least three people injured.
 
The Milwaukee Fire Department extrication units arrived on scene along with assistance from Bell Ambulance and the Milwaukee Police Department.
 
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Illinois State Police LODD, 3-30-19

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Illinois State Police Trooper Gerald Ellis funeral procession

 

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Brush fire in Milwaukee, 3-25-19

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Milwaukee FD Engine 9 requested a full assignment for a brush fire Monday afternoon (3-25-2019) at Havenwoods State Forest on Milwaukee’s northwest side. Additional assistance was requested from North Shore Fire-Rescue, Mequon, and Menomonee Falls fire departments. The fire burned approximately 3 acres. The Milwaukee Fire Department does not have any brush trucks in its fleet.

 

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McHenry County Sheriff’s Office LODD (more)

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The funeral for fallen Deputy Jacob Keltner of the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office in Northeastern Illinois was held Wednesday, March 13, 2019. Deputy Keltner was shot and killed in the line of duty while serving a warrant on a fugitive in Rockford.
 

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Public Safety on display at the 2019 Chicago Auto Show

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Vehicles on display at the 2019 Chicago Auto Show.

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Illinois State Police Ford Explorer

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vintage Chicago police car

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Illinois Secretary of State Police Ford Explorer

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Ford 6x6 AWD fire truck on display at the 2019 Chicago Auto Show

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pink decals on MEDEX ambulance

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Ford Explorer police interceptor

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Milwaukee Police Department LODD

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The funeral for fallen Milwaukee Police Officer Matthew Rittner was held on Wednesday, February 13th in Oak Creek. Law enforcement officers from across Wisconsin and Illinois were in attendance, including the Chicago Police Department and the Lake County Sheriff’s Office.
 
Officer Rittner is the third officer to be killed in the line of duty in the City of Milwaukee in eight months.
 

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Of interest … Flight For Life

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Flight for Life, celebrating their 35th year of service in 2019, closed their Fond du Lac, Wisconsin helicopter base on Friday, January 18, 2019 after 10 years of operating a medical helicopter out of the city. According to a post on Facebook by Flight for Life, they are reducing their fleet of helicopters. The McHenry, Illinois base will remain operational while their Waukesha-Milwaukee base will likely relocate to the West Bend, Wisconsin area.
 
Flight for Life launched a ground-base ambulance service last October with two ambulances but will put a third in operation soon according to a post on their Facebook Page.
Flight For Life ambulance

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Flight for Life ambulance

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Flight for Life helicopter

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Illinois State Police LODD, 1-12-19 (more)

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Illinois State Police Trooper Chris Lambert funeral procession

 

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