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Posted on: March 15, 2020

Accident Causes Power Outage

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On March 15, at 8:27 P.M., officers from the Fitchburg Police Department were dispatched to an accident in the 6200 block of Nesbitt Road. A preliminary investigation revealed that a sedan was traveling north on Nesbitt Road, left the roadway, then hit a ...

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Posted on: February 17, 2020

Disturbance Leads to Shot Fired

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Incident Type: Shot Fired - 1900 block Pike Drive

Incident Date: 2/17/20

Date of Release: 2/17/20

Case #: 20-2964

Completed By: Sgt. Andrew McCarthy

On Monday, February 17th, 2020 at 8:12 p.m., Officers with the Fitchburg Police Department responded t...

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Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: February 14, 2020

Anton Drive Shooting

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Incident Type: Shooting

Location: 5100 Block of Anton Drive

Incident Date: 2/13/20

Date of Release: 2/14/20

Case #: FP20-0002719

Completed By: Lt. Edward Hartwick

A 31 year-old male was shot multiple times while sitting in his car in an apartment complex parkin...

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Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: February 3, 2020

Drug Investigation/Child Neglect/OWI-4600 Crescent Rd

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Incident Type: Drug Investigation/Child Neglect/OWI-4600 Crescent Rd

Incident Date: 2/3/20

Date of Release: 2/3/20

Case #: 20-2083

Completed By: Sgt. Pete Johnston

On Monday, February 3rd, 2020, at 7:25 p.m., officers from the Fitchburg Police Departm...

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Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: January 23, 2020

Weapons Violation-Basswood Dr

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Incident Type: Weapons Violation-Basswood Dr

Incident Date: 1/23/20

Date of Release: 1/23/20

Case #: 20-1423

Completed By: Sgt. Pete Johnston

On Thursday, January 23rd, 2020, at 8:14 p.m., officers from the Fitchburg Police Department responded to Sub...

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Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2020

Death Investigation

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Incident Type: Death Investigation

Incident Date: 1/22/20

Date of Release: 1/22/20

Case #: 20-1345

Completed By: Deputy Chief Matthew Laha

On Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 12:47pm, officers from the Fitchburg Police Department were sent to the bike p...

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Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: January 14, 2020

Fitchburg Police respond to a Weapons Violation

Incident Type: Weapons Violation

Incident Date: 1/14/20

Date of Release: 1/14/20

Case #: 20-876

Completed By: Sgt. Pete Johnston

On Tuesday, January 14, 2020, at 8:19 p.m., officers from the Fitchburg Police Department responded to the 2000 block of G...

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Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: January 9, 2020

UW Credit Union Robbery

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Incident Type: Bank Robbery

Incident Date: 1/09/20

Date of Release: 1/09/20

Case #: 20-576

Completed By: Sgt. Nick Clemens

On Thursday, January 9, 2020, at 5:28 p.m., officers from the Fitchburg Police Department responded to the UW Credit Union at 63...

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Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: December 31, 2019

Fitchburg Police respond to an Armed Robbery

Incident Type: Armed Robbery

Incident Date: 12/31/19

Date of Release: 12/31/19

Case #: 19-20855

Completed By: Sgt. Pete Johnston

On Tuesday, December 31, 2019, at 7:03 p.m., officers from the Fitchburg Police Department responded to the Pancheros Mexi...

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