Monday, April 27th, 2015
Reporters question Milwaukee Police Chief Edward Flynn about 10-year-old Sierra Guyton, who was shot while playing on a playground on May 21, 2014. Wounded in a crossfire between two men, the girl later died.

Crime and punishment on the Truth-O-Meter

As officials and the general public react to the wave of homicides in Milwaukee and controversies over police-community relations, a look at crime-related fact checks.

Rulings from PolitiFact National

The Latest from PolitiFact Wisconsin


Collectively, yes, but not true for many individuals


Numbers don't favor Clinton, but no majority in most swing states

Mostly False

Less than Walker claims -- and less than increases before Obama took office


Clearance rack + Kohl's Cash = Campaign speech applause line


Accurate figure, despite rising minority population

Pants on Fire!

Party cites us, but we don't do that kind of rating


Actually less than half

Half Flip

New campaign, new position