By H. Nelson Goodson
Hispanic News Network U.S.A.
September 19, 2016
Milwaukee, WI - A 22 year veteran of the Milwaukee Police Department (MPD) has been suspended with pay after she was taken into custody for OWI involving a crash on Saturday afternoon. Milwaukee Police Officer Lisa Baake was not on duty when she crashed into the rear of a police squad car stopped at an intersection in the 7600 block of W. Florist St. around 4:20 p.m. Officer Baake was booked for OWI-1st offense and charges are pending.
According to police, a 45-year-old officer in the police squad car was injured and was taken to the hospital for treatment. The officer injured was from Milwaukee Police 7 District Station.
Baake was a Field Training Officer and assigned to Milwaukee Police 4 District Station.