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Journal-Sentinel Updates On Milwaukee Mental Health Complex

Beginning on Sunday, August 23, the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel has published a “Watchdog Report” about the ongoing investigation into the Milwaukee County Mental Health Complex. Click the links below to see the series of articles.

November 4–Milwaukee County Board urges release of mental facility report: click here.

Walker, supervisors in accord on building new Mental Health Complex: click here.

Shakeup at Milwaukee County Mental Health Complex widens: click here.

Mental Health Complex security faulty, sheriff’s report concludes: click here.

Chianelli demoted as head of Mental Health Complex: click here.

Out of Chaos, a Baby is Born: click here.

Patient with Violent Past went Unsupervised: click here.

Budget and staff cuts, leadership questions nag outmoded facility: click here.

Lack of accountability continues, despite deaths, threats to funding: click here.

Assault suspect at mental facility competent for trial, judge says: click here.

Mental health unit gets help. County hires 2 firms: click here.

Walker seeks extra $5.5 million for mental health. New budget calls for more staff, training: click here.

County won’t release study on mental facility, auditor says information may aid probe into troubled complex: click here.

Complex ill-equipped to handle violent patients. Mental health nurses says patient with HIV spits blood at them: click here.

To see links to earlier media coverage on this topic, click here.