There were roughly 10.2 deaths for every 1,000 births in Milwaukee in 2011,
The 2010 black infant mortality rate was 14.4 compared to 14.5 as of 2011
African American infants are 2.6 times more likely to die than Caucasian infants,
University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee report. http://www5.uwm.edu/news/2012/01/12/city-of-milwaukee-continues-effort-to-reduce-infant-mortality/
At least nine babies have been found dead as a result of co-sleeping, according to the Journal Sentinel. The “Safe Sleep Campaign” seeks to control this issue, according to the same source.