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General Inquiry: (414) 229-4627

Chief Joseph LeMire

Welcome to our website, where you will find campus safety information, training opportunities, and services offered by our department. Our mission is to provide campus a safe and secure environment in which to learn, live, and work.

Joseph LeMire
Chief of Police

Armed Robbery – 3305 N. Oakland Ave

The UW Milwaukee Police Department was informed that the Milwaukee Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred at 3305 N. Oakland Ave on September 28th, 2018 at approximately 9:15 pm. The suspect is described as a B/M, approximately 30 years

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UWM Safe Alert – Crime Safety Information

UWM Safety Alert: Campus Safe Alert: Text threats and intimidation. Suspect: Preston Ellison (25 years old), was using online handles “suckME 24” and “Over the Top 24.” The suspect engaged via dating apps and threatened physical and sexual violence when

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UWM Safe Alert – Strong Armed Robbery

UWM Safety Alert: Attempted Strong Armed Robbery: Suspect: Black Male, approx. 5’10”, late 20s to mid 30s, heavy build, white hat, wearing dark sweatshirt Suspect Vehicle: Suzuki XL-7 SUV, Tinted Windows, No plate A strong armed robbery has been reported

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University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee
Police Department
PO Box 413
Milwaukee, WI 53201