The information provided below is about some of the calls officers responded to over the last twenty-four (24) hours. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered from those in the field who were actively working the cases. In many instances, facts and circumstances, even the type of crime listed, can change as the investigation unfolds.
From 6:00 a.m. on 09/12/2023 through 6:00 a.m. on 09/13/2023, MPD received 422 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. A breakdown of the calls for service per district is as follows: Central (61),East (98), Midtown (72), North (74), South (52), West (53), and Other (12). "Other" is used for calls that either do not have a sector or the sector is not in the City. This would be used in the case of one of our officers assisting another law enforcement agency.
SOUTH: Adult Arrested Person – 9:02 a.m. A 35-year-old male subject was arrested on an outstanding probation/parole warrant.
WEST: Domestic Disturbance – 9:56 a.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 27-year-old male subject (not on scene when officers arrived). Probable cause developed to arrest the subject once he is located.
CENTRAL: Disturbance – 12:14 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 32-year-old male subject (not on scene when officers arrived). Probable cause developed to arrest the subject once he is located.
WEST: Child Abuse – 2:30 p.m. Officers responded to a report of child abuse. Child Protective Services notified. Investigation continuing.
NORTH: Assist MFD – 3:12 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a vehicle fire. The vehicle was fully engulfed and unoccupied. Inbound lanes of E. Washington Ave shut down for approximately an hour. Witnesses reported two subjects that were in the vehicle left the area on foot. Investigation continuing.
CENTRAL: Intoxicated Driver – 8:12 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a vehicle stuck on the railroad tracks. A 46-year-old female driver/subject was found to be impaired. The subject was arrested for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence (1st offense).
EAST: Check Person – 8:58 p.m. Officers received a request to check the welfare of a possible suicidal subject. The subject was conveyed to a local hospital and voluntarily admitted. Officers disengaged.
EAST: Armed Robbery – 9:59 p.m. Officers met with two subjects who reported they were robbed at gunpoint earlier in the evening. The subjects met up with a prospective buyer of shoes they were selling on FB marketplace. The buyer pulled out a gun and robbed the two subjects before fleeing on foot. Additional information provided on MPD's Website/Incident Report - https://www.cityofmadison.com/police/newsroom/incidentreports/incident.cfm?id=30579
NORTH: Disturbance – 12:38 a.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 16-year-old male subject. The subject was arrested and conveyed to the Juvenile Reception Center. *At 4:41 a.m. the subject's parents reported that after they picked up their son he jumped out of their moving vehicle and ran away. Areas checked. Juvenile not located.
NORTH: Disturbance – 12:39 a.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving several subjects. A 21-year-old male subject was arrested for a probation violation.