The mission of the Public Information Officer is to accurately and effectively convey information internally and externally in a proactive manner. The PIO fosters positive relationships with the media, alders, community partners, departmental members and the general public.


View all Blotter Postings


View News Releases


View Incident Reports
  • Weapons Violation
    4/02/2020, 9:55 AM: E. Broadway | A suspected drug dealer was arrested last night in …
  • Weapons Violation
    4/02/2020, 8:57 AM: Hathaway Dr. | A 78-year-old Hathaway Dr. homeowner was awakened …
Joel DeSpain

Joel DeSpain

Public Information Officer
(608) 266-4897

Officer Tyler Grigg

Officer Tyler Grigg

Social Media Coordinator

View all Police's Social Media »
  • Central District Email Blogs
  • Chief Wahl's Blog Email Blogs
  • East District Email Blogs
  • Join the Team Email
  • North District Email Blogs
  • Police Blotter Email Blogs
  • Policing Forward Email
  • South District Email Blogs
  • Traffic Enforcement Safety Team (TEST) Email Blogs
  • West District Email Blogs