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 TypeIntoxicated/Impaired Driver
Incident Date04/14/2018 - 1:23 PM
AddressS. Fair Oaks Ave. (Milwaukee St.)
ArrestedJulian L. Freeman, age 40, Madison
Driver was arrested on numerous tentative charges including operating while intoxicated - 2nd offense, open intoxicants in motor vehicle, operating while revoked.
DetailsA concerned Madison woman feared an impaired driver was going to kill someone Saturday afternoon, so she followed him for several minutes while giving a 911 communicator his location. As she did, the woman said the man was weaving in and out of his traffic lane while operating alone S. Fair Oaks Ave. and then Milwaukee St. Oncoming motorists where being forced to take evasive actions to avoid collisions. Officers made contact with the driver in a Milwaukee St. parking lot. He had open cans of beer in his car and was arrested on tentative charges which are listed above.
Released 04/16/2018 at 10:26 AM by PIO Joel Despain
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