A Waukesha County Circuit judge is facing criminal charges after she allegedly tracked down and jumped on her ex-boyfriendâ€™s car in Caledonia.
The Racine County District Attorneyâ€™s Office filed a misdemeanor disorderly conduct charge against Waukesha County Circuit Court Judge Linda Van De Water, 48, of Brookfield, last week. The Caledonia Police Department released the police report today.
Van De Water was elected as a judge in 2003. She ran for District II Court of Appeals in 2010 and lost.
According to a report by Caledonia police, officers responded to a report of suspicious circumstances, disorderly conduct and damage to property complaint at 2:28 a.m. Jan. 16. If convicted of the charge, Van De Water faces up to 90 days in jail or fines up to $1,000.