07/08/2016, 03:28 PM

This was a hard week for everyone.  Nationwide coverage of visually graphic officer-involved shootings in Louisiana and Minnesota.  The tragedy of seeing events unfolding in Dallas where twelve officers are shot; five dead and at least three are in critical condition.   It seems as though we are all witnesses to events and stories on a daily basis that describe deteriorating relationships and heightened tensions between citizens and cops.  I attended a neighbo ...

06/27/2016, 08:54 AM

The Madison Police Department’s longstanding reputation as a pioneer in community policing carries with it a tradition of innovation and a commitment to continuous improvement.  We strive to identify trust gaps and challenges to our service mission in order to uphold our stated promise and to put into daily action its ideological underpinnings.  In this ongoing effort, the Department seeks to establish new and strengthen existing community outreach initiatives aimed at building relati ...

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