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 TypeResidential Burglary
Incident Date07/23/2018 - 4:00 AM
Address400 block W. Mifflin St.
ArrestedCarlo D. Walkes, age 31, no permanent address
Walkes was arrested for multiple burglaries and thefts from vehicles.
Suspect Walkes was arrested late this afternoon for multiple burglaries and thefts from vehicles. These crimes have taken place in the downtown area over the course of several weeks. Getting Walkes off the street has been a priority of the MPD's Burglary Crimes Unit.
The spree of thefts continued this morning with vehicles in several more underground parking garages damaged. Officers responded to three locations: N. Park St., College Court, and W. Mifflin St. Numerous vehicles had windows shattered in each location.
Last updated 08/02/2018 at 6:18 PM by PIO Joel Despain
DetailsIn recent days, Central District officers have been investigating a rash of smash-and-grab style break-ins where vehicles parked in secure underground parking garages have been targeted. In most cases, a window has been shattered and victims are reporting cash and other items missing.
A suspect in many cases is Carlo D. Walkes, age 31, no permanent address. Walkes has been identified through surveillance images and there is probable cause for his arrest.
Anyone seeing him should call 911. Those with information on any of these cases can contact Madison Area Crime Stoppers at (608) 266-6014.
Burglaries and thefts have been reported in many locations including the 400 block of W. Mifflin St., the 600 block of W. Main St., and the 20 block of N. Butler St.
Released 07/24/2018 at 11:58 AM by PIO Joel Despain