Milwaukee County Circuit Court Judge Brett Blomme was arrested Tuesday on tentative charges of possession of child pornography, the Wisconsin Department of Justice announced.
Blomme, 38, allegedly made multiple uploads of child pornography through a Kik messaging account in October and November 2020, the statement said. . .
Milwaukee County Judge Brett Blomme arrested on tentative charges of possession of child pornography, @WisDOJ says.
— Molly Beck (@MollyBeck) March 16, 2021
Brett Blomme, a 38 year-old Milwaukee County Judge has been arrested on “tentative charges of possession of child pornography,” according to a statement from the Wisconsin Department of Justice this afternoon.
Blomme faces an “expected” criminal complaint on Wednesday. pic.twitter.com/TxUYzYYPij
— Amee Vanderpool (@mamasreallyrule) March 16, 2021
Blomme, his husband, and their children live in both the Milwaukee and Madison area, and own property in both cities.
Prior to being elected for the court, Blomme led the board of zoning appeals in Milwaukee. He also was the head of Cream City Foundation, a group that provides grants to LGBTW groups in the city. Blomme had also served as director of major gifts at the AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin, and spent several years practicing law at the public defender’s office. (Read more from “Gay Circuit Court Judge Charged With Possession of Child Pornography” HERE)