The West District borders the north along: Shorewood, Lake Mendota and Middleton; the south along: Cross Country Road; the east along: Franklin Ave/Glenway St/Seminole Hwy; and the West: beyond South Pointe Road.
March 23, 2017 6:25 AM
This week I will profile Sergeant Matt Baker who is one of our new night shift Sergeants in the West District. Matthew has been working as a police officer for the past 11 years. He grew up in central Wisconsin and attended the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. Before becoming a … [read more]
March 16, 2017 3:56 PM
MPD has partnered with Carbon World Health introducing youth to fitness training. CWH has a series called Why Not Me in which they bring in major athletes to speak. This time they brought in Caylin Moore and allowed MPD to invite neighborhood kids from the West Side to meet with … [read more]
March 9, 2017 4:59 PM
Yesterday, Officer Andy Slawek was on routine patrol on the west side of Madison. As he was driving along, the wind blew down a tree limb that smashed the windshield of the squad he was driving, luckily, he was not injured. [read more]