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 Report for Case #2014-12687

Incident Type

Robbery

Incident Date

01/10/2014 - 11:00 PM

Address

500 block Conklin Place

Victim(s)

Female, age 19, Madison

Update

The MPD spent the past month investigating this case, and determined there were serious inconsistencies in statements provided by the "victim." She has now admitted she made up a story, and that this crime never happened. 

Last updated 02/20/2014 at 9:01 AM by PIO Joel DeSpain

Details

A downtown resident reported being robbed of her iPhone 5, and of her cash this past Friday night as she walked in the 500 block of Conklin Place. The 19-year old victim said she encountered four men between 11:00 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. She said one had a knife. They told her to empty her pockets. One took cash from her wallet and tossed the wallet on the ground. 

Released 01/14/2014 at 10:12 AM by PIO Joel DeSpain

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