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 communitycrimemap.com. Requests for information can be directed to the MPD Records Unit: (608) 266-4075.
Incident TypeDamaged Property
Incident Date11/10/2013 - 6:15 AM
DetailsThe MPD is investigating a significant vandalism spree on the city's west side. Numerous residents contacted the department, mostly on Sunday morning, after finding damage to their homes or cars.
In many cases houses were hit with yellow paintballs and parked vehicles had windows shot out with a pellet gun. In at least one case, a window of a home was hit with a BB or pellet. Another house was struck with eggs. Approximately 20 cases have been reported to police.
Some streets involved are: Silverton Trail, Gladstone Dr., Maple View Dr., Dorchester Way, Walden Way, Stratton Way, Thornebury Dr., Cosgrove Dr., Manchester Rd., Ice Age Dr., Bradbury Rd., Prescott Circle, Carnwood Rd., Everglade Dr., Edensway Rd., and Horseshoe Bend. It is believed the crimes are likely related.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Madison Area Crime Stoppers at 266-6014.
Released 11/14/2013 at 10:50 AM by PIO Joel DeSpain
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