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Racine County Sheriff’s Office: Man fatally shot identified

The Racine County Sheriff’s Office is conducting the investigation into the July 6,2014 fatal shooting of a man by an officer with the Racine Police Department. The deceased man is identified as Rajko Utvic, a 37 year old City of Racine resident. Initial reports indicate that two Racine Police Department officers responded to a 911 […]

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Wisconsin Humane Society Racine Campus hosting open house for foster volunteers

Racine, Wis. – On Saturday, August 2 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., the Wisconsin Humane Society Racine Campus is hosting an open house for people interested in becoming foster volunteers. Attendees will enjoy light refreshments, a brief presentation, and an opportunity to meet animals in need of foster homes. “Baby kittens, puppies and animals […]

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Racine Zoo announces that their lioness Azizi gave birth to two cubs early this morning

The Racine Zoo announced this morning on their facebook page – “We are excited to announce Azizi has given birth to two cubs early this morning. There is a slight chance there may be more cubs coming! It may be a little while before we are able to share some stats or photos but stay […]

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Suicidal party shot and killed after threatening Racine Police with weapon

Officer Involved Shooting On 7/6/14, at approximately 12:16 p.m., Racine Police Officers were dispatched to an address in the 3000 block of Durand Avenue for a report of a suicidal party. After entry into the apartment building, officers made contact with the man armed with a weapon. After the man failed to follow officer commands […]

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Shots fired 3011 Durand Ave, party taken to hospital

12:50 p.m. Racine Police are on scene investigating an Overdose that turned into shots being fired. The Racine Fire Department and Racine Police Department were dispatched to a residence at 3011 Durand Ave for a male party that had taken 100 ibuprofen. The apartment building was locked, upon entry, police/fire discovered the patient was armed. […]

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