05/23/2019, 10:11 AM

In November and December of 2018, the MPD partnered with the National Police Foundation (NPF) to pilot a short text message (SMS) survey, to Madison citizens who had recent contact with the MPD.  Surveys were sent to persons who contacted the MPD for assistance or otherwise received assistance and who had a valid cell phone number.  These included individuals who reported crimes, people who reported nuisances or suspicious behavior, and accident victims.  The only exclusio ...

05/22/2019, 11:16 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what they were being told, in the moment. In many instances, facts and circumstances, even the type of crime listed, can change as officers, detectives and investigators continue their work. ...

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