Racine’s Horlick High School was on lockdown Friday morning. Someone fired a gun during a big fight near the school, and it was caught on video. Video posted on YouTube shows the chaos. There are teens punching each other, others getting knocked to the ground. And then, a single shot rings out. Horlick senior Devontae Cobbins was [...]

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school bus fight reportedly ended when officers from the Mount Pleasant Police Department ordered one student to drop a two-by-four he had “armed himself with,” according to a criminal complaint. Police were dispatched for a report of kids fighting near Carpenter Avenue and Durand Avenue shortly after 3 p.m. Tuesday and arrived to find a [...]

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Disabled students are being handed over to police for behavioral infractions — and handcuffs are just the beginning. Well, what we predicted would happen if the discipline, consequence and restraint free movement succeeded in stripping schools and teachers of their ability to maintain an educational environment is unfortunately coming to fruition.  As school budgets are cut, and [...]

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A Milwaukee teacher was accidentally punched in the face when four girls got into a fight in a bathroom at a south side public school, officials said. Three ninth-grade girls and one seventh-grade girl at the Wisconsin Conservatory of Lifelong Learning started arguing in the girls’ bathroom about 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 14. A teacher [...]

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TTAPR on February 7th, 2012

Another melee Monday at a Milwaukee high school resulted in 12 students being taken into custody and cited for disorderly conduct. Police were called to Bay View High School, 2751 S. Lenox St., about 2 p.m. for a fight inside the building, Milwaukee Public Schools spokesman Tony Tagliavia said. The students later were released, but [...]

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TTAPR on February 6th, 2012

Milwaukee Police Officer Kicked In Face. Milwaukee police were called to James Madison High School at 2:15 p.m. Friday when several fights broke out inside the school. One officer was kicked in the face by an 18-year-old female student. Police said they had to stun the girl. Eight people were arrested, accused of disorderly conduct. [...]

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TTAPR on February 4th, 2012

A student kicked a police officer in the face during a series of fights at a Milwaukee high school on Friday. Police say they used a stun gun to stop an 18-year-old student after she kicked an officer at James Madison Academic Campus high school. Police headed to the school after 2:15 p.m. when several [...]

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TTAPR on February 1st, 2012

Milwaukee Public Schools is stepping up security after a rash of fights where police officers were injured trying to break up students. While MPS does not want handcuffed students to be a routine sight, eight students were arrested at Madison on Friday. Police said an officer was kicked in the face and had to stun [...]

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A beating at a Port Washington middle school, and it was caught on tape, and then posted on-line for everyone to see. TODAY’S TMJ4′s Rob Koebel reports it didn’t take long for the schools principal to see that video online Wednesday night and once he saw it, he put a plan in action immediately. The [...]

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TTAPR on November 3rd, 2011

Two Union Grove High School students accused of threatening to blow up the school will not be charged as adults. In an email to The Journal Times, Deputy District Attorney Rich Chiapete said the two will be handled in the juvenile justice system. Those cases are closed to the public. On Wednesday school officials found [...]

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