Top Public Safety Stories of 2020

When it comes to public safety, this year had its challenges just like any other year. From high-speed pursuits to protests, missing persons to fires, there was rarely a dull moment in 2020. There were also a lot of good moments, too, such as anniversaries and life-saving responses! Thank you to all of those that work tirelessly to keep our communities safe! Below are the top Public Safety stories of 2020 (in no particular order).

Top Public Safety Stories of 2020

Dennis Keffer Celebrates 25 Years at Marshfield Police Department
https://www.onfocus.news/dennis-keffer-celebrates-25-years-at-marshfield-police-department/

Lt. Dennis Keffer/Photo courtesy MPD

Three Charged in MHS Bomb Threat Case Plead Not Guilty
https://www.onfocus.news/three-charged-in-mhs-bomb-threat-case-plead-not-guilty/

Marshfield Officer’s Quick Action Saves Life of 2-Month-Old
https://www.onfocus.news/marshfield-officers-quick-action-saves-life-of-2-month-old/

Criminal Charges Filed In Brittany Zimmermann Murder
https://www.onfocus.news/criminal-charges-filed-in-brittany-zimmermann-murder/

High Speed Chase Results in Rural Crash
https://www.onfocus.news/high-speed-chase-results-in-rural-crash/

Quick Action by Port Edwards Police Chief Saves Man from Overdose
https://www.onfocus.news/quick-action-by-port-edwards-police-chief-saves-man-from-overdose/

Officers Administer Lifesaving NARCAN to Overdose Victim
https://www.onfocus.news/officers-administer-lifesaving-narcan-to-overdose-victim/

Public Safety Personnel Pay Tribute to Medical Workers
https://www.onfocus.news/public-safety-personnel-pay-tribute-to-medical-workers/

Courtesy of HSUS WI

Puppy Mills Remain Prevalent in Wisconsin
https://www.onfocus.news/puppy-mills-remain-prevalent-in-wisconsin/

Hundreds Protest in Downtown Marshfield
https://www.onfocus.news/hundreds-protest-in-downtown-marshfield/

Man Arrested Today and Charged with Hiding Corpse Identified
https://www.onfocus.news/man-charged-today-with-hiding-corpse-identified/

How to Make Wisconsin Highway 97 Safer
https://www.onfocus.news/how-to-make-wisconsin-highway-97-safer/

Former Cheese Factory Owner Sentenced
https://www.onfocus.news/former-cheese-factory-owner-sentenced/

Wood County Man Arrested & Charged for 1984 Homicide
https://www.onfocus.news/wood-county-man-arrested-charged-for-1984-homicide/

DC Pete Fletty

Deputy Fire Chief Pete Fletty Named Acting Chief
https://www.onfocus.news/deputy-fire-chief-pete-fletty-named-acting-chief/

Deer, Horse Killed in Clark County Poaching Spree
https://www.onfocus.news/deer-horse-killed-in-clark-county-poaching-spree/

Marshfield Police Issue All-Clear After Suspected Explosive Devices Removed
https://www.onfocus.news/marshfield-police-issue-all-clear-after-suspected-explosive-devices-removed/

Local Departments Commended for Successful Project Lifesaver Rescue
https://www.onfocus.news/local-departments-commended-for-successful-project-lifesaver-rescue/

Marshfield Fire & Rescue Responded to Thanksgiving Day Car Fire
https://www.onfocus.news/marshfield-fire-rescue-responded-to-thanksgiving-day-car-fire/

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