Wisconsin Professional Police Association

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The WPPA’s Advocacy Following the Death of George Floyd & Shooting of Jacob Blake

Wisconsin’s Largest Police Group Urges Lawmakers to Act on Task Force Recommendations

Report of the Task Force’s Subcommittee on Law Enforcement Policies and Standards

In the aftermath of the May 25 death of George Floyd and the August 23 shooting of Jacob Blake, the WPPA’s advocacy on behalf of law enforcement has been featured broadly in print, television, and radio news media.

The WPPA’s Statement on the Death of George Floyd
The WPPA’s Statement on the Shooting of Jacob Blake
The WPPA Expresses Its Frustrations With Gov. Evers’ Statements Regarding Jacob Blake Incident

5 Eyewitness News (Saint Paul, MN)

95.9 KISS FM (Green Bay)

105.7 WAPL (Appleton)

The Associated Press

BBC Radio 4

BBC World News

The Capital Times (Madison)

CBS 58 (Milwaukee)

Channel 3000 (Madison)

FOX6 News (Milwaukee)

GazetteXtra.com (Janesville)

Green Bay Press-Gazette

The Journal Times (Racine)

Kenosha News 

La Crosse Tribune

Milwaukee Independent

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

National Public Radio

NBC15 (Madison)

News 8000 (La Crosse)

PBS Wisconsin

Seehafer News (Manitowoc)

SlyCasts (iHeartRadio; Madison radio personality)

Spectrum News 1 (Milwaukee)

TMJ4 (Milwaukee)

TODAY (The TODAY Show)

Tommy G. Thompson Center Badgercast (Podcast)

UpNorthNews

Urban Milwaukee

WAOW (Wausau)

WBAY (Green Bay)

WCLO Radio (Janesville)

WFRV-TV Local 5 (Green Bay)

Wisconsin Department of Justice

Wisconsin Examiner

Wisconsin Public Radio

Wisconsin Radio Network

Wisconsin Right Now

Wisconsin State Journal (Madison)

WisconsinEye

WISN Channel 12 (Milwaukee)

WKBT (La Crosse)

WKOW 27 (Madison)

WLUK Fox 11 (Green Bay)

WQOW (Eau Claire)

WSAU AM 550 | 99.9 FM | 95.1 FM (Wausau/Stevens Point)

WSAW-TV (Wausau)

WTMJ Radio (Milwaukee)

WUWM (Milwaukee)

WXOW (La Crosse)


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Two Bald Guys: Policing in America · Hosted by Wisconsin Institute for Public Policy and Service

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Wisconsin Professional Police Association Calls for Change