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.
AG Van Hollen Cautions Consumers About Travel Schemes
Summertime is often the season of vacations. Unfortunately, the cost of travel also makes it a tempting arena for fraudsters. Membership travel clubs continue to be a source of complaints -- and consumer loss.
Save the Date for 2014 Public Records, Open Meetings Laws Seminars
Attorney General Van Hollen invites anyone who’s interested in open government to “save the date” to attend upcoming DOJ seminars on the public records/open meetings laws. Online registration begins Sept. 2nd.
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.
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.