• Welcome from Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen...

    Thank you for visiting the Wisconsin Department of Justice. We exist to protect public safety and to serve the people of this great state. It is my honor, as your Attorney General, to stand alongside the outstanding men and women of law enforcement, and those who prosecute crime, as we carry out this mission.

    J.B. Van Hollen
  • “Fly Effect” Heroin Prevention Campaign Coming to Packers Radio

    AG Van Hollen urges Wisconsin football fans to stay tuned to Packers pregame radio as the “Fly Effect” Heroin prevention public awareness campaign expands to the Packers Radio Network.  Radio spots from the DOJ’s educational campaign will begin airing on radio stations statewide beginning on Sunday, Nov. 9, when the Packers host the Chicago Bears.

    AG J.B. Van Hollen Introduces the Fly Effect
  • Registration is Open for 2014 Public Records, Open Meetings Laws Seminars

    AG Van Hollen invites anyone who’s interested to register to attend upcoming DOJ seminars on the public records and open meetings laws.   Pre-registration is required, and early registration is recommended because space will be limited.

    Justice statue and attorney reading
  • Attorney General Van Hollen Introduces New Website Dedicated to Medical Forensics

    In April, AG Van Hollen announced a new DOJ website dedicated to facilitating training and technical assistance for professionals who practice medical forensics. Healthcare professionals are among the first to come to the aid of sexual assault victims.

    Medical Forensics Program
  • Sign Up Now to Receive Crime Alerts at No Cost

    AG Van Hollen is pleased to announce that anyone can subscribe to receive Crime Alerts through the statewide Crime Alert Network at no cost.  Law enforcement issue alerts by fax, e-mail or text to individuals and business owners to keep them informed on crime in their communities.

    Wisconsin Crime Alert Network

News Releases

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 15:31
Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen Announces Bayfield Man Pleads Guilty to Two Counts of Homicide
Tue, 09/30/2014 - 14:58
Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen Announces Charges Filed Against Kristopher Torgerson in the Murder of Stephanie Low
Thu, 09/25/2014 - 15:03
New Statewide Silver Alert Program Helps Locate Brookfield Man
Thu, 09/25/2014 - 12:24
Attorney General Van Hollen and DNR Secretary Stepp Remind Wisconsinites to Take Part in Saturday's Prescription Drug "Take-Back" Day
Tue, 09/23/2014 - 14:44
Attorney General Van Hollen Issues Reminder to Register for 2014 Public Records and Open Meetings Laws Seminars
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