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Town of Yorkville motorized bike crash leads to OWI, resisting charges

An incident with an apparently intoxicated bicyclist ended in the rider’s arrest Tuesday. The Racine County Sheriff’s Office responded to a 7 p.m. report...
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Racine man in court on reckless driver charge

A claim by a man that a reckless driver was trying to run him down led to a felony charge filed Tuesday in Racine County Circuit...
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Racine man charged with robbery after stealing gun

A 19-year-old Mount Pleasant man was charged Monday in Racine County Circuit Court with a felony charge of robbery with the use of force. Isaiah...
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Warrant issued for woman charged with reckless homicide

An arrest warrant with a $50,000 bond was issued Thursday for a 30-year-old Racine woman charged in the drug overdose death of a man earlier this...
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DA: Man strikes woman with hammer in attempted homicide

A 40-year-old Racine man faces a felony charge of attempted first-degree intentional homicide with the use of a dangerous weapon after his arrest July...
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Fight leads to felony charges for Racine Youthful Correctional Center prisoner

An 18-year-old Racine man faces felony charges of battery by a prisoner and attempted battery by a prisoner after his arrest Wednesday at the...
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Motorcycle-pedestrian near miss, chase lead to multiple charges

A 27-year-old Kenosha man faces felony charges for attempting to flee or elude an officer and second-degree recklessly endangering safety after his arrest June 22 in...
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One person injured in early morning boat crash on Lake Michigan

A 65-year-old Iowa man was treated for non life-threatening injuries he sustained after the boat he was in smashed into a break wall early...
drug buys

Undercover drug buys result in arrest and 11 felony charges

A 50-year-old Racine man could land in prison for the rest of his life as the result of an undercover drug operation that began...
accidental shooting

Man involved in accidental shooting charged with felony

An accidental shooting with a loaded firearm in June led to a pair of criminal charges filed Wednesday against a 26-year-old Racine man. Cody L....
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Waupun man charged after stealing $100s of Red Bull

An apparent affinity for the energy drink, Red Bull, landed a 28-year-old Waupun man in a pile of trouble in Racine County Circuit Court. Cory...
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Racine man brought gun to Bryant Community Center, DA says

A report of a man with a gun near the Bryant Community Center on Monday led to the arrest of an 18-year-old man and...
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Racine man charged following hit-and-run crash

A 34-year-old Racine man faces 11 criminal charges following a hit-and-run crash in April. Marquon D. Anderson was charged by the Racine County District Attorney's Office...
driving under the influence

Man charged after striking pedestrian with car July 4

A 23-year-old man was charged with two felonies for striking a pedestrian with his car and having drugs. James A. Lubinski was charged by the Racine...
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Racine man charged with manufacturing crack cocaine

A 33-year-old Racine man faces four felony charges after a series of undercover drug purchases of crack cocaine and a search warrant at his residence. Horatio...

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Her name: The USS Racine. And now the warship has left us. Placed in commission in 1971, she visited ports in Chile, Peru, and the...
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DA: Man strikes woman with hammer in attempted homicide

A 40-year-old Racine man faces a felony charge of attempted first-degree intentional homicide with the use of a dangerous weapon after his arrest July...
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Racine man forced woman to have sex and do drugs, DA says

Two additional felony charges of human trafficking and sexual assault were filed Thursday in Racine County Circuit Court against a 51-year-old Racine man. Torrence C. Smothers, who...
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Pulling back the curtain on race, equity and inclusion in Racine County

Racine County has some significant issues around race, equity, and inclusion, specifically around health, education, and financial stability. Crystalized in the United Way of Racine County...