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  • Reported April 08, 2007
    Assault
    Waukesha, Wisconsin
    Paul Paletti, 34, was charged with misdemeanor battery after he allegedly assaulted a Mexican man.
  • Reported December 06, 2006
    Legal Developments
    Waukesha, Wisconsin
    Former North Lake firefighter Mark Weber, 42, pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct with a hate crime enhancer and pointing a firearm at a person after he allegedly used a racial slur and threatened a black man with a handgun in April 2005. In connection with the same incident, former North Lake Fire Chief Terrence Stapleton, 67, was placed on 12 months' probation and ordered to perform 100 hours of community service, 50 hours of that to an organization that primarily serves African-Americans, after Stapleton entered a no contest plea to disorderly conduct with a hate crime enhancer. Stapleton used a German Shepherd to threaten the same black man as Weber.
  • Reported August 26, 2006
    Rally
    Madison, Wisconsin
    Sixty-four members of the neo-Nazi National Socialist Movement rallied at the capitol.
  • Reported July 31, 2006
    Vandalism
    Wall Lake, Wisconsin
    Swastikas were scrawled on a water tower.
  • Reported February 26, 2006
    Leafletting
    Brookfield, Wisconsin
    Fliers from the National Socialist Movement were placed on cars in a park-and-ride lot.
  • Reported December 27, 2005
    Leafletting
    Madison, Wisconsin
    Copies of the racist tabloid 'The Aryan Alternative' were distributed throughout a neighborhood.
  • Reported December 22, 2005
    Vandalism
    Madison, Wisconsin
    Kevin R. Sochacki and Caleb M. Moore, both 18, and Michael D. Riha and Benjamin T. Chamberlain, both 19, were charged with felony criminal damage to property and misdemeanor disorderly conduct for allegedly vandalizing a university's bulletin board informing students of services available from the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender organization.
  • Reported June 21, 2005
    Legal Developments
    Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
    Alleged white supremacist Nathaniel E. Pickart, 28, was charged with manufacturing and selling pipe bombs to an undercover agent.
  • Reported October 11, 2004
    Leafletting
    Waunakee, Wisconsin
    A flier from the neo-Nazi National Alliance was left in a black woman's mailbox.
  • Reported September 24, 2004
    Harassment
    Madison, Wisconsin
    Jeffrey Scheidegger, 20, and Jeffrey Jalinski, 19, were charged with hate crime enhancers and bail jumping for allegedly brandishing a replica of a human skull at passersby while yellling, 'Speak English. The last couple that didn't speak English, this is their head' at an Asian couple.
  • Reported September 12, 2004
    Leafletting
    Ashland, Wisconsin
    Fliers from the neo-Nazi National Alliance were distributed.
  • Reported May 25, 2004
    Threat
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    A 14-year-old boy was charged with a hate crime for allegedly sending threatening E-mails to a teacher at a charter school.
  • Reported March 01, 2004
    Assault
    Mount Horeb, Wisconsin
    A white man allegedly attacked a 16-year-old black teenage boy.
  • Reported January 14, 2004
    Harassment
    Madison, Wisconsin
    James J. Lepak, 61, was charged with two counts of disorderly conduct for allegedly yelling racial epithets at a black couple and a black police officer.
  • Reported October 17, 2003
    Harassment
    Eagle Heights, Wisconsin
    Matthew Dobrasz, 26, and Thomas Van Zandt and Carl Pielmeier, both 21, were charged with a disorderly conduct hate crime for allegedly kicking and pounding on doors while verbally threatening residents in a neighborhood.
  • Reported September 12, 2003
    Leafletting
    Allouez, Wisconsin
    Racist flyers from the neo-Nazi National Alliance were left on driveways and front yards in a neighborhood.
  • Reported August 08, 2003
    Legal Developments
    Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin
    Kevin J. Anschutz, 38, was sentenced to seven years in prison for running down a black bicyclist in July 2002.
  • Reported July 12, 2003
    Leafletting
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    Racist flyers were distributed throughout a neighborhood.