Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports
Incidents listed are selected by the Officer In Charge of each shift that may have significant public interest. Incidents listed are not inclusive of all incidents. To view Calls for Services information, please visit CrimeReports.com. Requests for information can be directed to the MPD Records Unit: (608) 266-4075.
Incident TypeIntoxicated/Impaired Driver
Incident Date04/27/2013 - 11:24 PM
AddressWest Beltline Highway
ArrestedRobert E. Dale, age 31, Madison
Suspect was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated - 4th offense, Unsafe Lane Deviation, Operating After Revocation, & Unreasonable and Imprudent Speed.
DetailsA MPD officer, on routine patrol, had an SUV speed past him on the West Beltline Highway Saturday night. The driver was weaving in and out of his traffic lane, nearly striking the barrier between the westbound and eastbound lanes. The officer clocked the driver going around 80 mph and attempted to pull him over. The motorist did not immediately comply, and exited at Midvale Blvd. He eventually stopped in a nearby parking lot, and was arrested for his fourth offense of drunken driving.
Released 04/29/2013 at 9:55 AM by PIO Joel DeSpain
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