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  • Shooting suspect arrested by U.S. Marshals

    Posted on Jun 22, 2016 | The news release (below) was issued by U.S. Marshals. Mitchell Hallmon was one of several suspects being sought by the MPD in connection with recent shootings. It should be noted the weapon confiscated at the time of his arrest is a snipers rifle. It was recovered by the Hennepin County Violent...
  • Naked Bike Ride

    Posted on Jun 17, 2016 | The 7th Annual World Naked Bike Ride will take place somewhere on the streets of Madison on Saturday, June 18th.  Participants will be in various stages of (un)dress and will be riding bicycles, unicycles, and in-line skates.  Historically, the group does not announce their route until 24 hours...
  • Click It or Ticket

    Posted on May 19, 2016 | The Madison Police Department will join hundreds of other law enforcement agencies throughout Wisconsin for the annual Click It or Ticket safety belt enforcement campaign from May 23 to June 5.   “We are serious about safety belt enforcement because far too many unbuckled drivers and passengers are...

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