Heroin Search Warrant/Felon in Possession of Firearm

  The Janesville Police Department Street Crimes Unit began an investigation on Melvin Hughes in connection to distribution of heroin in the City of Janesville. The investigation found Hughes, who has prior drug charges on his record and is a … Continue reading →

BREAKING: 2nd Arrest In Murder Investigation

  On January 26, 2016, at approximately 12:00 p.m., Rock County Sheriff’s Office detectives and deputies from the United States Marshals Service, arrested Jamal Sharief on Hampton Avenue in the city of Milwaukee for 1st Degree Intentional Homicide. Sharief had … Continue reading →

Two children hurt during a house fire

On 01-24-16 at 2:24 a.m. members of the Janesville Police and Fire Departments were dispatched to 170 S. Locust St. for a report of a residential fire. Upon arrival, police officers found the house was fully engulfed with flames, but … Continue reading →