05/20/2016, 03:31 PM

In the past few days, there have been a number of questions posed to me or staff regarding a request for “forty” more officers in the next operating budget cycle!  No such request has been made (nor will it for 2017).  As best as I can deduce, this number was seized upon and taken out of context during a projected staffing needs presentation that was made before the Public Safety Review Committee (PSRC) on April 12, 2016, by Assistant Chief Sue Williams.  Based upon my directive, ...

05/13/2016, 09:47 AM

This week’s blog will be guest hosted by Madison Professional Police Officers Association (MPPOA) President Dan Frei.  In light of the fact that Madison and area law enforcement will be commemorating Police Week, I thought it only appropriate that someone who represents our rank and file should have the opportunity to express his thoughts.            Starting on Sunday, May 15th, you may notice MPD officers, or officers from other ...

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