Alvin Cole Family Files Civil Rights Lawsuit Against Wauwatosa

Get a daily rundown of the top stories on Urban Milwaukee Protesters gather at Wauwatosa's City Hall. They called for the firing of Officer Joseph ...

August 5, 2022
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Get a daily rundown of the top stories on Urban Milwaukee Protesters gather at Wauwatosa's City Hall. They called for the firing of Officer Joseph Mensah, but also for the implementation of body cameras at the police department. Photo by Isiah Holmes/Wisconsin Examiner. Civil rights attorney Kimberley Motley has filed a new lawsuit in the Eastern District of Wisconsin, focusing on the 2020 killing of 17-year-old Alvin Cole by former Wauwatosa officer Joseph Mensah. Cole was shot while fleeing an altercation between a group of youth at Wauwatosa's Mayfair Mall.

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