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    9/25/2020, 4:24 PM: 1250 McKenna Blvd | Madison Police Department held a ceremony swearing …
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    9/25/2020, 3:00 AM: 4300 block of Crawford Dr, Madison WI | On 09-24-20, at approximately 10:55 pm, Madison …
Joel DeSpain

Joel DeSpain

Public Information Officer
(608) 266-4897

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