06/27/2016, 08:54 AM

The Madison Police Department’s longstanding reputation as a pioneer in community policing carries with it a tradition of innovation and a commitment to continuous improvement.  We strive to identify trust gaps and challenges to our service mission in order to uphold our stated promise and to put into daily action its ideological underpinnings.  In this ongoing effort, the Department seeks to establish new and strengthen existing community outreach initiatives aimed at building relati ...

06/20/2016, 09:17 AM

Shake the Lake June 25, 2016 (Rain date June 26, 2016) Shake the Lake's inaugural year was 2015, and approximately 70,000 attended this spectacular event.  This year, 90,000 are expected to partake in the afternoon/evening of music, food, activities and fun.  New for this year are a second music stage and the Lake Market which will feature local artisans and crafters.  The Human Cannonball will make a return visit, there will be an appearance by the UW marching band&nbs ...

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