Green Bay Police are looking for victims of burglaries, likely to storage units, after an officer on routine patrol interrupted what they say was a burglary in progress. It led police to a home where they discovered hundreds of stolen items packed into storage containers.
Authorities say two people have been indicted by a federal grand jury for allegedly conspiring to distribute controlled substances, maintaining a drug-involved premises and making false statements to federal agents.
Two-thirds of fatal crashes in Brown County involved alcohol or drugs, the highest amount in more than a decade. Officers are concerned it's happening as they're seeing a higher use of drugs during the pandemic.
Drug detection is going high-tech. Investigators with the Brown County Drug Task Force are now using a small device, equipped with a laser, to identify controlled substances they find during drug busts. It's not only saving time, it's also keeping officers safe.
Green Bay's new Violent Crime Suppression Unit is seeing success just a few months on the job. Action 2 News rode with officers who make up the new unit to see how they're curbing the gun violence and keeping it out of the city.