Tag: Daily Calls

July 28, 2021 9:57 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 27, 2021 9:03 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 26, 2021 11:19 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 23, 2021 9:07 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 22, 2021 8:27 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 21, 2021 9:44 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 20, 2021 7:23 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 19, 2021 10:08 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

July 16, 2021 9:17 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 15, 2021 9:41 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 14, 2021 9:14 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 13, 2021 8:46 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 12, 2021 10:30 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

July 9, 2021 9:13 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 8, 2021 8:35 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 7, 2021 7:31 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 6, 2021 11:38 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Tuesday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

July 2, 2021 8:26 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 1, 2021 9:47 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 30, 2021 8:05 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 29, 2021 8:23 AM

Over 100 days ago, I stood before the Madison community and committed myself to what was described as an "ambitious agenda". That agenda included a prioritization of crime prevention, community engagement, and employee safety and wellness. I presented this agenda to innovate, reimagine, and … [read more]

June 28, 2021 8:48 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

June 25, 2021 8:42 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 24, 2021 11:00 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 23, 2021 11:05 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 22, 2021 8:59 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 21, 2021 12:52 PM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 18, 2021 9:12 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 17, 2021 9:02 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 16, 2021 8:36 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 15, 2021 11:20 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 14, 2021 10:43 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

June 11, 2021 9:14 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 10, 2021 7:45 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 9, 2021 10:31 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 8, 2021 12:12 PM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 7, 2021 10:07 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

June 4, 2021 11:24 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 3, 2021 8:04 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 2, 2021 9:21 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 1, 2021 9:52 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Tuesday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

May 28, 2021 8:24 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 27, 2021 8:41 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 26, 2021 8:35 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 25, 2021 8:52 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 24, 2021 8:17 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

May 21, 2021 9:00 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 20, 2021 8:24 AM

Our 2020 Accountability Report has been released to our website. What is this report? One of our core values recognizes the need for continuous improvement. This report is just one way we attempt to meet this goal. The report provides an overview of the most critical aspects of … [read more]

May 19, 2021 9:37 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 18, 2021 9:11 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 17, 2021 9:39 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

May 14, 2021 8:58 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 13, 2021 8:37 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 12, 2021 8:49 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 11, 2021 9:13 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 10, 2021 10:07 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

May 7, 2021 9:37 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 6, 2021 8:16 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 5, 2021 9:15 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 4, 2021 8:31 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 3, 2021 10:12 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

April 30, 2021 9:17 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 29, 2021 9:31 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 28, 2021 9:15 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 27, 2021 11:10 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 26, 2021 9:17 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

April 23, 2021 9:00 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 22, 2021 8:10 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 21, 2021 9:14 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 20, 2021 8:58 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 19, 2021 8:50 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

April 16, 2021 9:49 AM

Retired MPD Captain Joe Balles created the non-profit Madison Community Policing Foundation (MCPF) in part to "grow the relationship between the police and the community in any way we can." Since 2016 the foundation has raised over $300,000 in donations that are used for community outreach … [read more]

April 15, 2021 8:48 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 14, 2021 10:35 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 13, 2021 8:14 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 12, 2021 10:32 AM

In this episode of the Chief's Corner, MPD Records Custodian Julie Laundrie tells Chief Barnes that "pretty much anything we do here [at MPD] is a public record" under Wisconsin law. In 2020 alone MPD received 23,907 public records requests! Listen to learn how Julie and her team process … [read more]

April 9, 2021 9:22 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 8, 2021 8:58 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 7, 2021 8:12 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 6, 2021 8:04 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 5, 2021 9:34 AM

"The members of the Madison Police Department congratulate Interim Sheriff Kalvin Barrett. We look forward to working with his administration and continuing our partnerships with the Dane County Sheriff's Office. In speaking with Sheriff Barrett it is my belief that he is committed to making … [read more]

April 2, 2021 9:58 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 1, 2021 9:06 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 31, 2021 8:39 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 30, 2021 8:07 AM

Have you ever heard of the Madison Method? It's MPD's nationally-recognized philosophy for policing events, crowds and protests. In this episode of the Chief's Corner, Midtown District Captain Jason Freedman sits down with Chief Barnes to discuss how MPD strives to protect First Amendment … [read more]

March 29, 2021 9:25 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

March 26, 2021 11:21 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 25, 2021 9:04 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 24, 2021 8:51 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 23, 2021 7:34 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 22, 2021 10:25 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

March 19, 2021 9:10 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 18, 2021 9:06 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 17, 2021 11:01 AM

Today we debut the Chief's Corner where we'll share conversations about relevant topics that will help you learn more about your police department! In this episode, Chief Barnes sits down with Public Information Officer Tyler Grigg to share updates on his focus for community engagement, … [read more]

March 16, 2021 8:22 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 15, 2021 11:03 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

March 12, 2021 9:21 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 11, 2021 8:17 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 10, 2021 7:48 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 9, 2021 6:49 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 8, 2021 9:04 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

March 5, 2021 9:30 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 4, 2021 8:00 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 3, 2021 9:13 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 2, 2021 8:15 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 1, 2021 7:23 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

February 26, 2021 8:35 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 25, 2021 8:43 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 24, 2021 10:38 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 23, 2021 7:53 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 22, 2021 10:56 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

February 19, 2021 8:53 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 18, 2021 9:32 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 17, 2021 8:55 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 16, 2021 9:13 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 15, 2021 9:41 AM

MPD's Community Outreach unit, in partnership with Common Wealth Development, facilitated direct conversations between Chief Barnes and Madison area youth during the Chief's second week. "The idea of leadership is to lead for the future" Chief Barnes shared with youth participants in one of the … [read more]

February 12, 2021 8:51 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 11, 2021 10:40 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 10, 2021 9:31 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 9, 2021 8:51 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 8, 2021 8:31 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

February 5, 2021 9:35 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 4, 2021 9:58 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 3, 2021 8:29 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 2, 2021 9:12 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 1, 2021 7:59 AM

Today the Police and Fire Commission will swear in Madison Police Department's 30th Chief of Police – Shon F. Barnes. The event will be live streamed at 10am and we hope you can join us: https://media.cityofmadison.com/Mediasite/Play/21179b370085428bb093aff1a27999621d A message from … [read more]

January 29, 2021 9:18 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 28, 2021 9:10 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 27, 2021 8:42 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 26, 2021 7:30 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 25, 2021 8:21 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

January 22, 2021 8:41 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 21, 2021 9:42 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 20, 2021 10:10 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 19, 2021 8:02 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Tuesday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

January 15, 2021 9:35 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 14, 2021 8:31 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 13, 2021 8:47 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 12, 2021 7:27 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 11, 2021 8:42 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

January 8, 2021 9:19 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 7, 2021 8:26 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 6, 2021 8:21 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 5, 2021 9:07 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 4, 2021 7:47 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Wednesday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

December 30, 2020 8:28 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 29, 2020 8:54 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 28, 2020 8:31 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Wednesday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

December 23, 2020 10:01 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 22, 2020 7:06 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 21, 2020 8:33 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

December 18, 2020 9:47 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 17, 2020 9:26 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 16, 2020 9:18 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 15, 2020 8:16 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 14, 2020 11:11 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

December 11, 2020 8:42 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 10, 2020 8:51 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 9, 2020 8:36 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 8, 2020 8:04 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 7, 2020 9:48 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

December 4, 2020 9:34 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 3, 2020 9:59 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 2, 2020 10:13 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 1, 2020 2:22 PM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 30, 2020 11:07 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Wednesday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

November 25, 2020 8:22 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 24, 2020 8:51 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 23, 2020 10:25 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

November 20, 2020 8:46 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 19, 2020 8:50 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 18, 2020 9:06 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 17, 2020 9:26 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 16, 2020 8:56 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

November 13, 2020 9:47 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 12, 2020 9:03 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 11, 2020 7:33 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 10, 2020 8:27 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 9, 2020 10:09 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

November 6, 2020 11:51 AM

We are moving into the homestretch of the City's 2021 budget process. And while we have all been focused on the election this week, final decisions on the budget can have a big impact on the City next year. The Mayor has introduced her executive budget, and the City Finance Committee made … [read more]

November 5, 2020 8:28 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 4, 2020 8:45 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 3, 2020 7:22 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 2, 2020 11:39 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an … [read more]

October 30, 2020 9:08 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

October 29, 2020 9:24 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

October 28, 2020 7:40 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

October 27, 2020 8:12 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

October 26, 2020 9:36 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

October 23, 2020 8:19 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

October 22, 2020 8:14 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

October 21, 2020 6:40 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

October 20, 2020 7:58 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

October 19, 2020 8:13 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

October 16, 2020 9:14 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

October 15, 2020 9:10 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

October 14, 2020 9:25 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

October 13, 2020 8:39 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

October 12, 2020 9:39 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

October 9, 2020 11:05 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

October 8, 2020 8:50 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

October 7, 2020 7:50 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

October 6, 2020 8:39 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

October 5, 2020 9:23 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

October 2, 2020 12:18 PM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

October 1, 2020 9:15 AM

Every day news headlines throughout the country are saturated with stories about the COVID-19 pandemic. Hidden amongst this national health crisis is another ongoing pandemic, domestic violence. Cases of domestic violence have increased during the coronavirus outbreak, while opportunities … [read more]

September 30, 2020 7:07 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

September 29, 2020 7:38 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

September 28, 2020 10:12 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

September 25, 2020 11:05 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

September 24, 2020 8:56 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

September 23, 2020 9:09 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

September 22, 2020 11:15 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

September 21, 2020 9:59 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

September 18, 2020 11:21 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

September 17, 2020 9:02 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

September 16, 2020 9:07 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

September 15, 2020 9:09 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

September 14, 2020 10:42 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

September 11, 2020 11:01 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

September 10, 2020 8:09 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

September 9, 2020 8:39 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

September 8, 2020 10:46 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Tuesday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

September 4, 2020 12:09 PM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

September 3, 2020 9:43 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

September 2, 2020 8:47 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

September 1, 2020 8:02 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

August 31, 2020 9:38 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

August 28, 2020 12:50 PM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

August 27, 2020 8:36 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

August 26, 2020 9:30 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

August 25, 2020 9:10 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

August 24, 2020 10:04 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

August 21, 2020 11:17 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

August 20, 2020 8:01 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

August 19, 2020 8:55 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

August 18, 2020 8:53 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

August 17, 2020 10:19 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

August 14, 2020 11:06 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

August 13, 2020 9:00 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

August 12, 2020 8:40 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

August 11, 2020 8:26 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

August 10, 2020 10:01 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

August 7, 2020 12:02 PM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

August 6, 2020 8:20 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

August 5, 2020 8:40 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

August 4, 2020 6:39 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

August 3, 2020 10:21 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

July 31, 2020 10:28 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 30, 2020 10:13 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 29, 2020 8:36 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 28, 2020 8:53 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 27, 2020 10:19 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

July 24, 2020 9:05 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 23, 2020 8:45 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 22, 2020 9:13 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 21, 2020 8:51 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 20, 2020 8:23 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

July 17, 2020 10:00 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 16, 2020 9:04 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 15, 2020 8:58 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 14, 2020 8:49 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 13, 2020 10:06 AM

An incident on Friday morning merits highlighting, as it illustrates the potential real-world consequences of political/budget decisions. Officers were sent to an address on the East side in response to an individual having a mental health crisis. The individual’s therapist called and … [read more]

July 10, 2020 9:07 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 9, 2020 9:01 AM

Riots/Unrest & Sentinel Event Reviews The OIR Report and Madison Police Department Policy & Procedure Review Ad Hoc Committee both recommended that MPD implement an incident review process, to analyze significant incidents and identify areas for improvement. The department … [read more]

July 8, 2020 8:21 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 7, 2020 8:19 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 6, 2020 10:29 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

July 3, 2020 10:36 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 2, 2020 7:00 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

July 1, 2020 8:12 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 30, 2020 8:22 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 29, 2020 9:24 AM

MPD’s Mission Statement and Core Values guide us as we serve the public: Mission Statement We, the members of the Madison Police Department, are committed to providing high quality police services that are accessible to all members of the community. We believe in the dignity of all … [read more]

June 26, 2020 10:16 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 25, 2020 9:49 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 24, 2020 7:53 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 23, 2020 6:37 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 22, 2020 9:03 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

June 19, 2020 10:24 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 18, 2020 9:42 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 17, 2020 6:16 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 16, 2020 7:07 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 15, 2020 10:22 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

June 12, 2020 10:49 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 11, 2020 9:10 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 10, 2020 8:46 AM

I've received a number of emails and messages about body worn cameras over the last week. These have primarily been questions about current MPD use of body worn cameras, and requests that MPD equip all officers with body worn cameras. I'll provide a brief overview so all are aware of … [read more]

June 9, 2020 1:06 PM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 8, 2020 10:13 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

June 5, 2020 9:10 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 4, 2020 8:37 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 3, 2020 7:10 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 2, 2020 9:33 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

June 1, 2020 8:32 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

May 29, 2020 10:11 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 28, 2020 12:38 PM

Like those of you who saw the video out of Minneapolis earlier this week, my reactions were disbelief and dismay. And while this involved another police department, in another city, in another state, I recognize the impact it has locally. Many in our community, and particularly members … [read more]

May 27, 2020 8:13 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 26, 2020 7:00 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Tuesday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

May 22, 2020 9:44 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 21, 2020 9:50 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 20, 2020 8:38 AM

Each year in May, MPD typically hosts our annual awards ceremony. This is an opportunity to recognize some of the great work done during the previous year. This year’s ceremony was cancelled as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, the MPD Awards Committee met earlier this year and a … [read more]

May 19, 2020 6:08 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 18, 2020 8:26 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

May 15, 2020 10:28 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 14, 2020 9:08 AM

As most of you are probably aware, yesterday the Wisconsin Supreme Court invalidated the Governor’s “Safer at Home” order (Executive Order #28). Shortly after that ruling was released, Public Health Madison & Dane County (PHMDC) issued an order applying to all of Dane County. The PHMDC … [read more]

May 13, 2020 9:29 AM

In 1962, President Kennedy designated May 15th as Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week in which that date falls as Police Week. The proclamation acknowledged the danger faced by police officers and sought to recognize the sacrifices made by law enforcement for our communities. The risks … [read more]

May 12, 2020 6:52 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 11, 2020 9:30 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

May 8, 2020 9:41 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 7, 2020 8:44 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 6, 2020 9:03 AM

Today I am pleased to release the 2019 MPD Accountability Report. This document provides an overview of some critical MPD data: use of force, vehicle pursuits, vehicle crashes, citizen complaints, etc. Previously this data was compiled in multiple databases/locations in formats that were … [read more]

May 5, 2020 9:07 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

May 4, 2020 9:36 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

May 1, 2020 8:52 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 30, 2020 8:27 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 29, 2020 7:15 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 28, 2020 9:40 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 27, 2020 10:15 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

April 24, 2020 9:11 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 23, 2020 9:50 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 22, 2020 9:28 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 21, 2020 8:51 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 20, 2020 8:54 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

April 17, 2020 9:48 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 16, 2020 9:56 AM

Madison – like the rest of the state, nation and planet – continues to face challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. The nation has seen more than 600,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and more than 24,000 COVID-19 deaths. These totals include 350 confirmed cases and 16 deaths here in Dane … [read more]

April 15, 2020 10:22 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 14, 2020 9:22 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 13, 2020 10:18 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

April 10, 2020 9:44 AM

Resources are Available The COVID-19 pandemic is a challenge for all of us. Business closures have left many out of work, struggling to pay rent or feed their families. Limitations on movement and activity – while needed for our community’s health – can create stress, anxiety and social … [read more]

April 9, 2020 9:31 AM

We are now a little more than two weeks into the Governor’s “Safer at Home” order. A few updates: While we have generally seen very good compliance with the restrictions the order puts in place, officers have responded to a number of informal “gatherings” (parties) held in private … [read more]

April 8, 2020 9:04 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 7, 2020 8:31 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 6, 2020 10:44 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

April 3, 2020 9:08 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 2, 2020 10:19 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

April 1, 2020 8:04 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 31, 2020 8:21 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 30, 2020 9:02 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

March 27, 2020 9:23 AM

Please see the linked release from UWPD Chief Roman on behalf of the Dane County Chiefs of Police Association: Release I am in full support of this message. The Madison community is doing a great job of following the State's "Safer at Home" order; please continue to do so. This … [read more]

March 26, 2020 9:18 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 25, 2020 8:54 AM

As most of you are likely aware, yesterday the State Department of Health Services issued a new emergency order to address the COVID-19 pandemic. The full order is available … [read more]

March 24, 2020 9:05 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 23, 2020 10:03 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

March 20, 2020 9:00 AM

Earlier this week I shared an overview of the personal protective equipment (PPE) that MPD officers are being provided during the COVID-19 pandemic. Below is a photo of an additional PPE mask that MPD officers are being provided and that you might see them wearing. And while this mask looks … [read more]

March 19, 2020 8:52 AM

While the public windows at our district stations (including the central district) remain open, our support service windows in the City County Building are closed to the public. This will impact availability of some services we typically provide; some updates: Parking Citations can be … [read more]

March 18, 2020 12:42 PM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 17, 2020 8:22 AM

COVID-19 and MPD As our community responds to the COVID-19 pandemic, I thought it important to provide some updates on how the situation is affecting MPD and our service to the community. MPD has been working closely with our City, County and State partners to inform our response, and we … [read more]

March 16, 2020 9:54 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

March 13, 2020 8:42 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 12, 2020 8:47 AM

MPD Unit Highlight: Violent Crime Unit (VCU) In 2015, MPD formed the Violent Crime Unit (VCU), initially consisting of six detectives and one detective sergeant. This pilot program reflected a new approach within the department, utilizing a specialized, team approach to handle major crime … [read more]

March 11, 2020 11:08 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Monday morning to Wednesday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

March 9, 2020 2:58 PM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

March 9, 2020 2:58 PM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

March 6, 2020 9:44 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 5, 2020 8:20 AM

MPD Unit Highlight: K9 Unit The Madison Police Department officially formed a K9 unit in 2005, a year after the formation of the non-profit fundraising organization, Capital K9s. Prior to 2005, MPD utilized a few dogs (focusing on narcotics detection) but had not designated a formal K9 … [read more]

March 4, 2020 11:23 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 3, 2020 9:24 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

March 2, 2020 6:57 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an … [read more]

February 28, 2020 9:15 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 27, 2020 10:08 AM

MPD Unit Highlight: Gang Unit The Madison Police Department’s Gang Unit is a part of MPD’s Investigative Services section and is comprised of four (4) officers and one sergeant (supervisor). The gang unit utilizes prevention, intervention, education, suppression, and community engagement … [read more]

February 26, 2020 1:13 PM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 25, 2020 9:10 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 24, 2020 9:36 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

February 21, 2020 9:13 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 20, 2020 9:48 AM

MPD Unit Highlight: North District Community Policing Team The North District Community Policing Team (NCPT) is comprised of four officers and one sergeant. The goal of the North CPT is to assist the North District in a variety of tasks and initiatives, focused on community based needs. … [read more]

February 19, 2020 9:46 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 18, 2020 7:54 AM

The U.S. Department of Justice’s COPS Office (Community Oriented Policing Services) releases a monthly podcast (The Beat). MPD has a long history with the COPS Office; a number of MPD initiatives and positions have been supported by grant funding from the COPS Office. This month’s podcast … [read more]

February 17, 2020 10:27 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

February 14, 2020 10:01 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 13, 2020 9:12 AM

MPD Unit Highlight: Forensic Services Unit The Madison Police Department’s Forensic Services Unit (FSU) is comprised of thirteen (13) investigators, one (1) forensic video analyst, and one (1) lieutenant. At its core, FSU identifies, documents, recovers, preserves, and analyzes physical … [read more]

February 12, 2020 9:30 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 11, 2020 8:58 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 10, 2020 8:45 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

February 7, 2020 10:12 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 6, 2020 8:26 AM

MPD Unit Highlight: South District Community Policing Team In 2020, the South District Community Policing Team (SCPT) will be comprised of four officers and one sergeant. The main task of the South CPT is to help the district attain a variety of short and long-term goals. Some days this … [read more]

February 5, 2020 9:10 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 4, 2020 8:22 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

February 3, 2020 9:36 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

January 31, 2020 9:54 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 30, 2020 9:48 AM

MPD Unit Highlight: Community Outreach and Resource Education (CORE) MPD’s Community Outreach and Resource Education (CORE) team focuses on building relationships, developing trust and procedural justice. One of the most impactful outreach initiatives CORE takes part in is formal … [read more]

January 29, 2020 9:26 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 28, 2020 9:31 AM

Madison, like many U.S. cities, has been facing a significant issue with opioid abuse over the last few years. Distribution of high purity heroin and mixing heroin with other substances (like Fentanyl) have exacerbated the problem and resulted in spiking numbers of overdoses and … [read more]

January 27, 2020 8:38 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday morning to Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an … [read more]

January 24, 2020 9:49 AM

Sadly, Professor Herman Goldstein passed away earlier today. Herman was a true pioneer and innovator in the field of policing. Many of the policing concepts that are taken for granted today – like problem-oriented policing and community policing – originated with Herman. He wrote two … [read more]

January 23, 2020 11:12 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 22, 2020 8:44 AM

MPD Unit Highlight: Traffic Enforcement Safety Team (TEST) MPD's Traffic Enforcement and Safety Team (TEST) is staffed by one sergeant and five police officers. This unit is responsible for coordinating traffic safety awareness in partnership with the City of Madison Transportation … [read more]

January 21, 2020 8:54 AM

Last week I provided an overview of burglaries in the City; today’s topic is robberies. In 2019, 240 robberies occurred in the City of Madison. This is down slightly from 2018, when 276 robberies occurred in the City, and pretty consistent with the preceding five-year average of 246 … [read more]

January 17, 2020 9:55 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 16, 2020 11:13 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 15, 2020 10:08 AM

For a few years now, the daily Chief’s blog has provided an overview of noteworthy incidents that MPD responded to the previous day. For the most part, the incidents highlighted in the blog were handled by MPD patrol officers and patrol sergeants. While the patrol function reflects the … [read more]

January 14, 2020 9:36 AM

As 2020 begins, we have an opportunity to look back on some of our crime and incident data from 2019. Today we’ll go over burglaries. Please keep in mind that 2019 data should be viewed as preliminary and it is subject to change. In 2019, there were 1,034 burglaries in the City of … [read more]

January 13, 2020 10:47 AM

A story was released in yesterday's paper about third-party fundraisers for public safety and labor organizations. Our department does not utilize third-party fundraisers as described in the story, and the Wisconsin Professional Police Officer's Association (WPPA) – the parent labor … [read more]

January 10, 2020 12:09 PM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 9, 2020 8:26 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 8, 2020 9:42 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 7, 2020 9:10 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 6, 2020 10:16 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday afternoon-Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

January 3, 2020 9:06 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

January 2, 2020 8:12 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Monday afternoon-Thursday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

December 30, 2019 8:11 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday afternoon-Monday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC … [read more]

December 27, 2019 9:17 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 26, 2019 9:31 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Monday-Thursday morning) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those … [read more]

December 23, 2019 10:13 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday-Sunday) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the … [read more]

December 20, 2019 8:53 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 19, 2019 9:44 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 18, 2019 9:42 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 17, 2019 10:04 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 16, 2019 9:52 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday-Sunday) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the … [read more]

December 13, 2019 8:22 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 12, 2019 9:27 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 11, 2019 9:54 AM

Please follow this link for a statement from the Board of Police and Fire Commissioners about the Police Chief search process: PFC Public Statement The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD … [read more]

December 10, 2019 9:44 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively … [read more]

December 9, 2019 10:39 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday-Sunday) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the … [read more]

December 6, 2019 10:41 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 5, 2019 10:03 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 4, 2019 9:41 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 3, 2019 8:54 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

December 2, 2019 10:32 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Thursday-Sunday) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the … [read more]

November 27, 2019 9:21 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 26, 2019 8:16 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 25, 2019 10:29 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday-Sunday) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the … [read more]

November 22, 2019 8:30 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 21, 2019 8:13 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 20, 2019 10:22 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 19, 2019 10:45 AM

Last week there was some media coverage about MPD billing a group of youth activists for a march that took place in September. This is not a new issue, and I thought it would be appropriate to provide an overview of the issue and the City's process for these (and similar) events. City … [read more]

November 18, 2019 9:21 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday-Sunday) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the … [read more]

November 15, 2019 10:45 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 14, 2019 9:36 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 13, 2019 10:28 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 12, 2019 10:37 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 11, 2019 9:52 AM

Today is Veterans Day, an opportunity for all of us to express our gratitude to the men and women who serve – and who have served – in the Armed Forces. Our veterans served the nation honorably, often under remarkably dangerous and challenging circumstances. We all benefit from their … [read more]

November 8, 2019 8:52 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 7, 2019 10:20 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 6, 2019 8:22 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were … [read more]

November 5, 2019 8:43 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively … [read more]

November 4, 2019 10:28 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday-Sunday) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field … [read more]

November 1, 2019 8:48 AM

Greetings and thanks in advance for participating in our survey! In order for the City of Madison Police Department to improve our service(s) to the community, we need and value your feedback! One of our core values is a commitment to continuous improvement and your insights will aid us as … [read more]

October 31, 2019 9:36 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively … [read more]

October 30, 2019 8:27 AM

Bicycles are a popular form of transportation and recreation in Madison. So it isn't a surprise that MPD recovers quite a few bicycles every year...in fact, we have a part-time position that focuses on collecting bicycles that have been abandoned. Once we recover a bicycle we attempt to … [read more]

October 29, 2019 8:34 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively … [read more]

October 28, 2019 10:56 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to (Friday-Sunday) is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field … [read more]

October 25, 2019 10:11 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively … [read more]

October 24, 2019 8:44 AM

The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively … [read more]

October 23, 2019 8:30 AM

Today’s blog sees a return of the daily significant call summaries. Many of you have been asking about their return, and I’m pleased that we were able to iron out our internal processes to bring these to you. Readers may notice a few minor format/content changes, with the most significant being … [read more]

September 29, 2019 11:00 AM

If you have followed me as Chief, you know that I was raised by an Irish Catholic mom who provided the foundation for my faith life. So for those who may not be aware, we Catholics have a patron saint for literally everything and everyone. So it is only fitting that on September 29–the … [read more]

September 28, 2019 9:59 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 27, 2019 10:01 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 26, 2019 8:26 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 25, 2019 9:08 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 24, 2019 9:09 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 23, 2019 10:00 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 22, 2019 11:23 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 21, 2019 9:40 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 20, 2019 8:15 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 19, 2019 11:20 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 18, 2019 9:27 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 17, 2019 10:36 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 16, 2019 9:34 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 15, 2019 10:30 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 14, 2019 10:11 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 13, 2019 10:24 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 12, 2019 9:20 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 11, 2019 8:47 AM

Today we remember those who died, those who were injured, those who saved lives, the first responders and the family/friends of those affected on September 11, 2001. In observance of the federally-recognized September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance, we should consider the … [read more]

September 10, 2019 11:58 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 9, 2019 9:05 AM

We are proud to have been featured in a recent Police Executive Research Forum (PERF) report which provides a summary of a research project that focused on police agencies and their efforts in building positive relationships with immigrant communities. The new report, Community Policing in … [read more]

September 8, 2019 11:19 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 7, 2019 10:09 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 6, 2019 9:06 AM

The August 2019 monthly crime stats have been analyzed and compiled. Here is what the month looked like, as well as year-to-date numbers. Shots Fired 21 shots fired in August (11% increase from August of 2018 when we had 19 shots fired) 97 shots fired year-to-date (32% … [read more]

September 5, 2019 9:32 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 4, 2019 9:20 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 3, 2019 10:48 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 2, 2019 10:22 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

September 1, 2019 9:34 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is … [read more]

August 31, 2019 10:03 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 30, 2019 9:51 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 29, 2019 10:43 AM

One of the recommendations in the OIR Report was that MPD seek additional ways to get community input/feedback on changes to department policies and procedures. MPD's Code of Conduct and SOPs are viewable on the MPD website: … [read more]

August 28, 2019 9:08 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 27, 2019 9:06 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 26, 2019 11:16 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 25, 2019 11:36 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 24, 2019 9:31 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 23, 2019 8:44 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 22, 2019 9:37 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 21, 2019 9:24 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 20, 2019 9:04 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 19, 2019 9:03 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 18, 2019 9:13 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 17, 2019 10:33 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is … [read more]

August 16, 2019 9:08 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 15, 2019 9:09 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 14, 2019 10:16 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 13, 2019 11:24 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 12, 2019 9:10 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 11, 2019 10:07 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 10, 2019 10:23 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 9, 2019 7:41 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 8, 2019 9:22 AM

Over the last year my blog has brought attention to the tragic loss of life of 5-year-old Dominic Ripple in July of 2018. Since his passing, Dominic’s family has initiated several community-wide events, fundraisers and initiatives through the creation of the Dominic Ripple charitable fund. … [read more]

August 7, 2019 9:06 AM

The July 2019 monthly crime stats have been analyzed and compiled. Here is what the month looked like, as well as year-to-date numbers. Shots Fired: 14 shots fired in July (27% increase from July of 2018 when we had 11 shots fired) 76 shots fired year-to-date (32% decrease from … [read more]

August 6, 2019 8:53 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 5, 2019 11:18 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 4, 2019 11:18 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 3, 2019 9:28 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 2, 2019 10:00 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

August 1, 2019 8:56 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 31, 2019 9:04 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 30, 2019 11:26 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 29, 2019 9:21 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 28, 2019 11:28 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 27, 2019 10:53 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 26, 2019 10:06 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 25, 2019 8:28 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 24, 2019 9:18 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 23, 2019 9:42 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 22, 2019 8:42 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 21, 2019 9:41 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 20, 2019 9:12 AM

Good morning, Madison!!! I’ve decided that after persevering from flooding, blizzards (including the companion polar vortex temperatures), and now power outages during one of the hottest days on record, we are all entitled to crank up the volume on Kelly Clarkson’s hit record “Stronger” when … [read more]

July 19, 2019 10:22 AM

MPD was dispatched, along with MFD, at 7:41 a.m. to reports of an MG&E substation experiencing a significant fire incident in the 700 block of E. Main Street. The city began to experience power outages as a result. The outages became more pronounced and widespread once a second concern/fire … [read more]

July 18, 2019 10:45 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 17, 2019 12:51 PM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is … [read more]

July 16, 2019 9:34 AM

By the time you have a chance to read this blog, the Northside rocket club will have already launched their own mini-version of memorializing the Apollo 11 anniversary. See the following link for more information: https://www.cityofmadison.com/news/mpd-and-northside-kids-set-to-launch … [read more]

July 15, 2019 10:28 AM

Some of you may or may not know that I have been in support of the work of United Madison since their launch in November of 2016. United Madison’s mission is to “unite and lift up our community and bring people together to better understand and learn from each other” (you can even see my … [read more]

July 14, 2019 9:01 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 13, 2019 8:10 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 12, 2019 9:05 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 11, 2019 10:52 AM

Staffing levels – more than anything – impact the ability of MPD to deliver services to the community. Increasing police staffing is expensive. So, it isn’t a surprise that MPD staffing has been studied and evaluated so often over the years. One of these studies took place in 2007, when … [read more]

July 10, 2019 12:34 PM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 9, 2019 9:49 AM

Today's preamble to the blog will look at all last month's incident-specific list of crimes through the end of June as well as year-to-date statistics. Stolen Autos: ~27 stolen auto reports; a 29% decrease when compared with June of 2018 (38). Of the 27 autos stolen in the month of … [read more]

July 8, 2019 10:27 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 7, 2019 10:34 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 6, 2019 9:40 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 5, 2019 9:30 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 4, 2019 10:26 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 3, 2019 9:54 AM

Last night, the Common Council voted to approve a contract to keep police officers in our four main high schools. I think this is a win for public safety and I am relieved that this process has come to its conclusion. As you may recall, back in February I asked MPD personnel to track and … [read more]

July 2, 2019 8:48 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

July 1, 2019 9:36 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

June 30, 2019 10:58 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

June 29, 2019 10:41 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

June 28, 2019 10:30 AM

It looks like tomorrow night will be a beautiful night to enjoy Shake the Lake! We hope that if you are planning to attend, here are some details about the event that may prove helpful to you. What is Shake the Lake: entertainment, food, drinks and fireworks event! Where does Shake the … [read more]

June 27, 2019 8:34 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is … [read more]

June 26, 2019 9:04 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

June 25, 2019 9:44 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

June 24, 2019 9:04 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

June 23, 2019 10:42 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

June 22, 2019 10:57 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

June 21, 2019 8:53 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

June 20, 2019 9:09 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

June 19, 2019 10:50 AM

During a recent trek to our Training Academy to teach a class for our new recruits, I was met almost immediately at the door by a highly-animated Lieutenant chomping at the bit anxious to share something with me. Apparently, an individual wrote a letter to one of the papers in which she … [read more]

June 18, 2019 12:01 PM

Photo courtesy of Wisconsin Law Enforcement Officers Association Our hearts go out to the family, friends and law enforcement community of Racine Police Officer John Hetland who lost his life last night. Officer Hetland was off-duty at the time, but with this "job," you are never … [read more]

June 17, 2019 9:05 AM

Mental Illness is one of the larger challenges that we deal with as a community. The City of Madison is fortunate enough to have a myriad of selfless individuals and qualified agencies that strive to assist those afflicted with mental illness on a daily basis. Unfortunately, despite all of … [read more]

June 16, 2019 7:59 AM

Happy Father's Day! We remember all of our dads and our father figures, both present as well as deceased. We also wish to remember deceased Firefighter Todd Mahoney who lost his life last week. Firefighter Mahoney will be laid to rest today, and our thoughts and prayers are with his family … [read more]

June 15, 2019 10:11 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

June 14, 2019 9:04 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

June 13, 2019 9:15 AM

Previous Month’s (May, 2019) Crime/Incident Trends: The final data from May for us to review is theft from autos. There was an 8% decrease in theft from autos from May 2018 (79) to May 2019 (73). Our community has experienced 324 reported thefts from autos through the end of May. This … [read more]

June 12, 2019 9:14 AM

Previous Month's (May, 2019) Crime/Incident Trends: More stolen autos......36 stolen auto reports were received in May of 2019; this is a 33% increase from May of 2018 when we had 27 stolen auto reports. Our community has experienced 186 stolen autos this year; which is a 17% increase … [read more]

June 11, 2019 10:24 AM

Previous Month’s (May, 2019) Crime/Incident Trends: There were 15 known overdoses in May of 2019. This is a 50% decrease from May of 2018, when there were 30 known overdoses. Through the end of May, we are aware of 78 overdoses this year. Last year, from January through May, there were … [read more]

June 10, 2019 9:08 AM

In May (2019), our community received 69 reports of burglaries. Last May we had 83 reported burglaries; thus last month we saw a 17% decrease. Our community has received a total of 367 reported burglaries this year, which represents a 9% increase from the same timeframe in 2018 (338 … [read more]

June 9, 2019 8:16 AM

Our city experienced 11 reported robberies in May (2019) which represents a 56% decrease from May of 2018 where we had 25 reported robberies. Through the end of May, our community has had 86 reported robberies. This is a 4.5% decrease from the same timeframe over the past five years … [read more]

June 8, 2019 10:01 AM

For those who may not have noticed, MPD and the Madison Metropolitan School Board (MMSD) have reached a tentative agreement for a contract which would continue the practice of placing MPD School Resource Officers (SRO's) in each of the four public high schools. The contract, if passed, would … [read more]

June 7, 2019 9:02 AM

The data from May (2019) has been compiled and today I share with you the monthly stats on Shots Fired. There were 15 reported shots fired calls for service in May (2019). This represents a 35% decrease from May of 2018 where we had 23 shots fired. Through the end of May this year, we … [read more]

June 6, 2019 12:09 PM

In light of the community interests and concerns over a recent incident involving an MPD officer’s use of force. I want the community to know what the next steps are in this ongoing investigation. To better advance principles of transparency and accountability, while also ensuring due process … [read more]

June 5, 2019 8:39 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

June 4, 2019 9:17 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

June 3, 2019 8:54 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

June 2, 2019 11:33 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

June 1, 2019 9:54 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

May 31, 2019 9:44 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

May 30, 2019 11:10 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

May 29, 2019 10:09 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

May 28, 2019 9:24 AM

Today marks the induction of 50 police recruits to MPD, the largest in our Department's history. After taking the oath of office, these individuals will embark upon a nine-month journey (approximately five months of pre-service academy followed by four months of field training) before they … [read more]

May 27, 2019 9:57 AM

As today is Memorial Day, we want to reflect upon the sacrifices that have been made by those in our military who made the supreme sacrifice in order to protect our freedoms. Our thoughts, prayers, and remembrances go out to all of our military veterans and their surviving family and … [read more]

May 26, 2019 11:14 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

May 25, 2019 10:07 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

May 24, 2019 9:47 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

May 23, 2019 10:11 AM

In November and December of 2018, the MPD partnered with the National Police Foundation (NPF) to pilot a short text message (SMS) survey, to Madison citizens who had recent contact with the MPD. Surveys were sent to persons who contacted the MPD for assistance or otherwise received … [read more]

May 22, 2019 11:16 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

May 21, 2019 8:55 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

May 20, 2019 11:26 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

May 19, 2019 10:09 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

May 18, 2019 11:12 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

May 17, 2019 10:19 AM

As we mark the close to National Police Week---an opportunity to pause and reflect upon the ultimate sacrifice made by officers in the course of performing their duties, we ought to also consider a dark and sobering fact that is plaguing my profession. For the third year in a row, the number … [read more]

May 16, 2019 10:21 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

May 15, 2019 9:03 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

May 14, 2019 10:01 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

May 13, 2019 10:08 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

May 12, 2019 10:03 AM

Happy Mother’s Day! Also, this week marks Police Week, in which we remember those officers who have made the ultimate sacrifice in selfless service to others. ** We conclude our synopsis of April’s crime numbers with a spotlight on “Thefts from Auto’s.” (TFA’s) CITYWIDE: … [read more]

May 11, 2019 9:43 AM

Today we are comparing/contrasting our heroin overdoses and deaths through April (2019). CITYWIDE: In April of 2019, there were 23 known overdoses, 11 of which occurred in the final five days of the month. This is a 28% increase when comparing to the 18 overdoses which occurred in April … [read more]

May 10, 2019 9:21 AM

Stolen autos are the topic for today's preamble to the blog. We continue our trek through the month of April, 2019, to see what is trending for our City. CITYWIDE: Year-to-date (2019), the City has reported 150 stolen autos. In 2018, we had 132 reported stolen autos during the same … [read more]

May 9, 2019 10:18 AM

Today we will take a snapshot of burglary activity through the month of April (2019). CITYWIDE: Year-to-date, the City has experienced 283 reported burglaries. For the first four months of 2018, we had 255 reported burglaries. Thus, the 283 incidents reported (year-to-date) from 2019 … [read more]

May 8, 2019 11:23 AM

Today's focused summary is on "shots fired" calls through April (2019). By way of reviewing the criteria that is used for a recordable "shots fired" call, MPD's Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) enumerates the following: Purpose Incidents involving possible shots fired will be … [read more]

May 7, 2019 10:44 AM

Today we begin to examine the trend lines for various crimes, year-to-date, as well as looking at the numbers from the previous month of April. Robberies are the first topical area of scrutiny. Year-to-date, the City has experienced 75 reported robberies. For the first four months … [read more]

May 6, 2019 11:12 AM

With nicer weather and longer daylight hours, we see juveniles hanging out and enjoying the opportunity to get outside. While the overwhelming majority of our youth are making good choices and living up to our expectations, we do see upticks in issues related to weapons offenses, fight calls, … [read more]

May 5, 2019 9:15 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

May 4, 2019 10:16 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

May 3, 2019 10:21 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

May 2, 2019 9:09 AM

Yesterday marked what would have been the 6th birthday for Dominic May, a youngster who was killed tragically in an accident last year. In the midst of sorrow and despair, I was amazed at how this child's death galvanized a community into understanding the fragility of life, the importance … [read more]

May 1, 2019 9:51 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 30, 2019 10:06 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 29, 2019 11:03 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 28, 2019 10:17 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 27, 2019 10:10 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 26, 2019 9:08 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 25, 2019 9:08 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 24, 2019 10:45 AM

Admittedly old school, my parents taught me that it was not appropriate to bring up certain subjects in polite company - - - religion, politics, and sex. As Chief, I would expand the platform of taboo subjects to include never mentioning, acknowledging, or sanctioning the dreaded "M-word" … [read more]

April 23, 2019 12:41 PM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 22, 2019 10:07 AM

Today I’m pleased to release the first-ever Madison Police Department Accountability Report. As Chief, I am committed to transparency and feel that it is critical to maintain and improve trust with the community. There are certain aspects of police work that are essential to our work and to … [read more]

April 21, 2019 11:38 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 20, 2019 10:31 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 19, 2019 10:54 AM

On Saturday (4/20), we remember the 20 year anniversary of the Columbine high school massacre. The two individuals responsible for the murders of 12 students and one teacher at the Colorado school were themselves seniors who attended the school. The two killers injured 21 additional people … [read more]

April 18, 2019 11:16 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 17, 2019 10:05 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 16, 2019 10:28 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 15, 2019 10:56 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 14, 2019 11:44 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 13, 2019 10:02 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is … [read more]

April 12, 2019 11:13 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 11, 2019 11:34 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 10, 2019 10:46 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 9, 2019 9:42 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 8, 2019 11:00 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is … [read more]

April 7, 2019 10:05 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 6, 2019 9:41 AM

Today's crime focus is looking at burglary statistics over the first quarter of 2019. Citywide: For the first three months of 2019, the City experienced 189 reported burglaries. Compared to the same reporting period in 2018 (203), there was a 7% decrease. Out of the 189 reported … [read more]

April 5, 2019 9:41 AM

Today’s quarterly review examines robberies. For the first quarter, the City has seen an increase in robberies when comparing 2019 totals to the previous four years of data. Most recently, during the first quarter of 2019, there were 62 reported robberies compared to the 47 reported … [read more]

April 4, 2019 11:17 AM

Today's quarterly report focus is on heroin overdoses. Citywide, for the first quarter of 2019, MPD responded to 40 known heroin overdoses. This is down from 61 overdoses during the same quarter in 2018; a decrease of 34% for 2019. (In March of 2019, there were 13 known … [read more]

April 3, 2019 8:38 AM

Today’s blog will begin a quarterly summary of crime trends occurring in our community from 1/1/19 – 3/31/19. The point of emphasis for today’s focus is “shots fired.” During the first quarter of 2019, there were 24 reported “shots fired” calls for service, citywide. When we compare this … [read more]

April 2, 2019 10:09 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

April 1, 2019 8:56 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is … [read more]

March 31, 2019 10:48 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

March 30, 2019 9:42 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

March 29, 2019 11:21 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

March 28, 2019 10:50 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

March 27, 2019 9:26 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

March 26, 2019 11:17 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

March 25, 2019 10:37 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is … [read more]

March 24, 2019 11:03 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is … [read more]

March 23, 2019 10:29 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

March 22, 2019 9:00 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

March 21, 2019 9:06 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

March 20, 2019 9:35 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

March 19, 2019 10:33 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

March 18, 2019 9:54 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

March 17, 2019 11:35 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

March 16, 2019 11:17 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

March 15, 2019 9:32 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is … [read more]

March 14, 2019 10:08 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is … [read more]

March 13, 2019 8:54 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is … [read more]

March 12, 2019 11:46 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is … [read more]

March 11, 2019 10:48 AM

We conclude our February monthly crime summary by looking at "shots fired" incidents. There were 3 reported "shots fired" calls for service in the month of February. Year-to-date, there have been 13 "shots fired" calls for service through 2/28/2019. Last year, there were 30 "shots … [read more]

March 10, 2019 10:01 AM

In our continuing examination of crime issues through the month of February, today’s focus is on thefts from autos. Through February 28th, the City has experienced 90 reported thefts from autos. When looking at the first two months of the last five years, we have experienced an average of 157 … [read more]

March 9, 2019 11:12 AM

In continuing our synopsis of various crime patterns through the month of February, today we will examine burglaries. Year to date, the City has experienced 132 reported burglaries. For the first two months of 2018, we had 138 reported burglaries. Thus the 2019 burglary figures reflect a … [read more]

March 8, 2019 10:47 AM

Today we examine the trend lines with respect to heroin overdoses through the end of February. Last month, MPD handled 16 reported overdoses; when compared to February of 2018 (18), we see an 11% decrease. Year-to-date, we have responded to 27 reported overdoses; when compared to the same … [read more]

March 7, 2019 10:11 AM

Today's focused pattern of crime activity relates to stolen autos. Year-to-date, the City has reported 86 stolen autos vs. 75 in 2018 (a 15% increase). In February of 2019, we processed 38 stolen auto reports and 28 of those have been recovered. Comparing the February numbers of 2019 to … [read more]

March 6, 2019 10:13 AM

Today we begin our daily review of various crime trends and citywide patterns through the month of February. We will start with looking at robbery activities occurring in our City. Year-to-date, the City has experienced 46 reported robberies. For the first two months (January through … [read more]

March 5, 2019 10:27 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

March 4, 2019 11:25 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

March 3, 2019 9:31 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

March 2, 2019 10:12 AM

From 6:00 a.m. on 03/01/2019 through 6:00 a.m. on 03/02/2019, MPD received 521 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African … [read more]

March 1, 2019 8:39 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is … [read more]

February 28, 2019 9:14 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

February 27, 2019 8:20 AM

It is important to keep an inventory of your personal property. This is helpful for insurance purposes and in case you become a victim of stolen property. The attached form is in an easy-to-use format that lists the important details that would be needed for these situations. Items worth … [read more]

February 26, 2019 8:10 AM

Today’s safety/helpful tips discuss personal safety tips for seniors (although these really are for everyone). See attached for suggestions on how to keep yourself safe and reduce your chances of becoming a victim of a crime. (Safe Senior Tips) The information contained in my … [read more]

February 25, 2019 8:58 AM

As spring approaches us (it will eventually come), and your spring-cleaning begins, take a look at the attached checklist that will help make sure you and your home are well-protected from being targets of crime(s). Over the next few days, additional safety/helpful tips will be shared with … [read more]

February 24, 2019 10:28 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

February 23, 2019 9:32 AM

From 6:00 a.m. on 02/22/2019 through 6:00 a.m. on 02/23/2019, MPD received 497 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 22, 2019 7:38 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

February 21, 2019 7:21 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

February 20, 2019 11:41 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is … [read more]

February 19, 2019 8:36 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is … [read more]

February 18, 2019 9:31 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is … [read more]

February 17, 2019 9:42 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

February 16, 2019 9:25 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is … [read more]

February 15, 2019 9:48 AM

January 2019 Crime Summary – Heroin Overdoses: There were 11 known overdoses in January of 2019 (16 in January of 2018); results in a 31% decrease last month. There were 3 suspected deaths from overdoses in January (compared to 1 in January of 2018 – 200% increase last month). … [read more]

February 14, 2019 10:10 AM

Today marks the tragic one year anniversary in which we collectively pause and reflect on the loss of 17 lives—-students and staff—-which occurred at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, in Parkland, Florida. In addition to those killed, another 17 people were injured on that fateful … [read more]

February 13, 2019 10:05 AM

Milwaukee Police Officer Matthew Rittner died in the line of Duty on February 6, 2019. Today, memorial services are being held in his honor. At just 35 years of age, he was shot and killed as he and members of his Tactical Enforcement Unit executed a search warrant. Rittner had 17 years of … [read more]

February 12, 2019 7:43 AM

January 2019 Crime Summary – Thefts from Autos: There were 67 reported thefts from auto incidents in January (2019). This represents a 6% decrease from January 2018 when there were 71 reports made. For the first month of the last 5 years, we have experienced an average of 87 thefts from … [read more]

February 11, 2019 8:46 AM

January 2019 Crime Summary – Burglaries: There were 70 reported burglaries in our community in January (2019). In January (2018) there were 77 burglaries; result of which is a 9% decrease last month. Since 2016, the average number of burglaries that occurred in the month of January was 87 … [read more]

February 10, 2019 10:14 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

February 9, 2019 10:11 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

February 7, 2019 10:56 AM

January 2019 Crime Summary – Shots Fired: In January there were 10 reported shots fired calls for service. This represents a 41.2% decrease from January of 2018 (17). Where these incidents occurred per district: North: 3 East: 2 South: 2 Central: 1 West: 1 Midtown: … [read more]

February 6, 2019 10:59 AM

January 2019 Crime Summary – Stolen Autos: In January there were 58 reports of stolen autos (7 were reported stolen in the commission of residential burglaries) in our community. This represents a 21% increase from January of 2018 (48). Of the 58 reported stolen autos, 43 of them have … [read more]

February 5, 2019 10:41 AM

There have been some concerning crimes taking place recently in our community that specifically impact the safety of our constituents. Victims are NEVER responsible for the behavior of suspects! Please remember these personal safety tips when you are out and about, particularly during hours … [read more]

February 4, 2019 9:41 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

February 3, 2019 10:16 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

February 2, 2019 10:03 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

February 1, 2019 9:59 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 31, 2019 8:22 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 30, 2019 9:15 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 29, 2019 9:06 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 28, 2019 8:54 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 27, 2019 9:27 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 26, 2019 9:10 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 25, 2019 8:47 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 24, 2019 8:24 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 23, 2019 10:22 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 22, 2019 9:52 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 21, 2019 9:44 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 20, 2019 9:34 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 19, 2019 10:05 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 18, 2019 8:34 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 17, 2019 8:37 AM

In late December we launched our community surveys. We hope you have taken the time to give us some feedback. If not, there is still time! Please consider taking just a few minutes to complete the survey. The results are utilized to help us improve our services to the community. We truly … [read more]

January 16, 2019 10:31 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 15, 2019 9:14 AM

The 2019 Wisconsin Adult School Crossing Guard Recognition Week is this week! Here at the MPD we have approximately 58 adult school crossing guards (permanent, back-ups, etc.) who, despite the weather, show up day-in and day-out to help kids cross the roads safely to get to school. If you see … [read more]

January 14, 2019 9:28 AM

Last December (2018) data to be explored - Theft from Autos – We had the same number of theft from auto reports in December (2018) and December (2017) – 70 reported incidents. Through the end of December (2018), our community experienced 1,180 reports of theft from autos. When looking at … [read more]

January 13, 2019 10:50 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 12, 2019 9:26 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 11, 2019 8:44 AM

December (2018) data on Robberies – Our community experienced 23 reported robberies in December (2018). This represents a 4% decrease from December (2017) when we had 24 reported robberies. Through the end of December, we had 258 reported robberies for the year. When looking at the average … [read more]

January 10, 2019 10:21 AM

December (2018) data on Stolen Autos – Our officers received 32 reports of stolen autos in December (2018); compared to December (2017) when we had 44 (27% decrease last month). Through the end of the year (2018), our community experienced 417 reports of stolen autos. This is a 2% … [read more]

January 9, 2019 9:06 AM

Today is National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day (L.E.A.D.). This day was created by partnering organizations to support law enforcement officers nationwide by encouraging them, supporting them and showing respect to them for their sacrifices. Law enforcement is a noble career choice. … [read more]

January 8, 2019 8:55 AM

We continue to look at data from December (2018), today with Shots Fired. There were 14 reports of shots fired in December. In December (2017) there were also 14 reports of shots fired. There was a total of 186 shots fired calls in 2018. In 2017, there were 220 shots fired calls (15.5% … [read more]

January 7, 2019 8:49 AM

Our data from December (2018) has been reviewed and analyzed. Today, we will look at heroin overdoses. There were 10 known overdoses in December. This was the lowest month in all of 2018. In December (2017) there were 33 known overdoses; thus we saw a 69% decrease last month. There was a … [read more]

January 6, 2019 10:30 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 5, 2019 10:30 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 4, 2019 9:10 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 3, 2019 8:38 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 2, 2019 9:07 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

January 1, 2019 10:21 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 31, 2018 9:48 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 30, 2018 9:38 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 29, 2018 9:13 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 28, 2018 8:28 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 27, 2018 9:08 AM

Today we have launched our community surveys! We ask and hope that you will take a few minutes to complete the survey. In order for the City of Madison Police Department to improve our service(s) to the community, we need and value your feedback! One of our core values is a commitment to … [read more]

December 26, 2018 8:26 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 25, 2018 10:12 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 24, 2018 9:57 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 23, 2018 11:02 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 22, 2018 9:48 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 21, 2018 9:10 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 20, 2018 1:26 PM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 19, 2018 11:19 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 18, 2018 11:19 AM

Process matters. Last night, I went to a listening session on the west side of Madison to listen to constituent concerns and observations relative to a City-supported housing initiative on Tree Lane. As a result, I was not monitoring the Madison Metropolitan School Board meeting which, among … [read more]

December 17, 2018 11:59 AM

For those who have been watching/reading the local news or perhaps subscribe to my daily blog, you know that our City has experienced a rash of increasingly dangerous crimes, creating far too many victims! Specifically, MPD is investigating a series of armed robberies, carjackings and a home … [read more]

December 16, 2018 11:46 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 15, 2018 10:02 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 14, 2018 8:41 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 13, 2018 9:56 AM

November stats continued – Theft from Autos There was a 30% decrease in theft from autos in November (2018) when compared to November (2017). Our community saw 78 reports of theft from autos last month compared to 112 last November. Overall, our year-to-date, also saw a decrease (11%) in … [read more]

December 12, 2018 9:14 AM

November stats continued – Stolen Autos Our community experienced 41 stolen auto incidents in November (2018). Of these incidents, 32 of the autos had keys left in them, 11 were left unlocked/running and 28 have been recovered. In November (2017), we had 43 stolen auto reports; thus we had a … [read more]

December 11, 2018 8:56 AM

November stats continued – Burglaries There were 77 reported burglaries in November (2018). This is a 13% decrease from November (2017) when we had 88 reports of burglaries. Through the end of November, year-to-date, our community has experienced 1,017 reported burglaries. Last November … [read more]

December 10, 2018 10:46 AM

November stats continued – Shots Fired There were 10 reports of shots fired in November (2018). This is a 54% decrease from November (2017) when we had 22 reports of shots fired. Through the end of November, year-to-date, our community has experienced 172 reports of shots fired. For the … [read more]

December 9, 2018 10:08 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 8, 2018 11:44 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 7, 2018 12:08 PM

November stats continued today with Heroin overdoses - In November (2018), there were 14 known overdoses. This is a 42% decrease from November of 2017 when we were aware of 24 known overdoses. Through the end of November, we have had, year-to-date, 264 known overdoses. In 2017, during the … [read more]

December 6, 2018 8:36 AM

November stats are in – today we start with looking at Robberies where we saw a pretty significant increase. In November (2018), our city experienced 24 reported robberies. This is a 71% increase from November of 2017 when we had 14 robberies. Through the end of November, we have had, … [read more]

December 5, 2018 10:42 AM

Recently I blogged about my ongoing concerns over recruitment and retention issues at MPD. The overwhelming majority of feedback was empathetic and supportive of the efforts we are taking to work diligently in attracting AND keeping the very best and brightest to our work force. There was … [read more]

December 4, 2018 9:35 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 3, 2018 9:43 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 2, 2018 10:22 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

December 1, 2018 10:28 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 30, 2018 8:55 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 29, 2018 8:51 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 28, 2018 11:04 AM

It’s been happening all too frequently. One of my officers makes an appointment with my administrative assistant. I get to the meeting and the officer sitting across from me looks decidedly uncomfortable. After exchanging pleasantries and getting up-to-date on family and personal dynamics, the … [read more]

November 27, 2018 9:35 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 26, 2018 8:43 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 25, 2018 9:41 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 24, 2018 10:34 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 23, 2018 9:08 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 22, 2018 9:21 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 21, 2018 9:30 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 20, 2018 8:41 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 19, 2018 10:17 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 18, 2018 10:02 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 17, 2018 11:23 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 16, 2018 8:34 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 15, 2018 9:49 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 14, 2018 9:37 AM

Over the last six months, MPD has been working closely with the Police Foundation to improve the quality and depth of feedback we receive from the community. This effort is consistent with the department's core values, and also reflects our response to several recommendations included in the OIR … [read more]

November 13, 2018 8:33 AM

October 2018 Monthly Crime Summary Stats (final data from the month) – Theft from Autos: There were 98 theft from auto reports in the City of Madison in October, 2018; this represents an 18% decrease from October, 2017, where we had 119 theft from auto reports. Through the end of October, … [read more]

November 12, 2018 8:52 AM

October 2018 Monthly Crime Summary Stats – Stolen Autos: There were 49 stolen auto reports in the City of Madison in October, 2018; this represents a 28% increase from October, 2017, where we had 38 stolen auto reports. Through the end of October, our Department has received 344 stolen … [read more]

November 11, 2018 10:06 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 10, 2018 9:50 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

November 9, 2018 9:28 AM

This weekend another Veteran’s Day will be upon us (Sunday, November 11th; observed on Monday, November 12th). This is a time for us all to thank those who have honorably served in the military. At the MPD, we have approximately 60 employees who currently serve or who have served in the armed … [read more]

November 8, 2018 12:06 PM

Friday, November 9th, 2018 marks the 80th anniversary of Kristallnacht, the night of extreme violence perpetrated by the Nazis against the Jewish population in Germany. In light of the significance of both this date and recent events in Pittsburgh and worldwide, the Madison Police Department … [read more]

November 7, 2018 8:23 AM

October 2018 Monthly Crime Summary Stats – Robberies: There were 23 reported robberies in the City of Madison in October, 2018. Through the end of October, our community has experienced 212 reported robberies since the beginning of the year. This is a 10% increase year-to-date from 2017, … [read more]

November 6, 2018 10:51 AM

Today is Election Day, a time when those who have not already cast an absentee ballot should exercise their civic duty and vote for those candidates and/or issues of our day that matter! There are more than 80 polling places in the City of Madison and the hours of operation are from 7am-8pm. … [read more]

November 5, 2018 10:30 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 4, 2018 9:39 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 3, 2018 9:21 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 2, 2018 9:41 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

November 1, 2018 8:11 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 31, 2018 8:45 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 30, 2018 9:35 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 29, 2018 9:07 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 28, 2018 11:08 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 27, 2018 10:06 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 26, 2018 8:39 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 25, 2018 8:48 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 24, 2018 8:52 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 23, 2018 10:21 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 22, 2018 9:49 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 21, 2018 9:41 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 20, 2018 9:24 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 19, 2018 9:43 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 18, 2018 9:41 AM

“Out of Mollie’s death, there is a hope of saving lives, Chief.” This is a quote from Chris Van Wagner, who has become a community activist on summoning up public discourse and awareness around the perils of addiction, specifically from heroin use. Chris is a prominent attorney in Madison who … [read more]

October 17, 2018 11:17 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 16, 2018 8:55 AM

Over the past several months, this daily blog has increasingly chronicled juveniles engaged in serious, illegal behavior(s). Weapons offenses, stealing cars and operating them recklessly, brazen burglaries, robberies, and sexual assaults are among the litany of crimes that have generated fear … [read more]

October 15, 2018 8:57 AM

September (2018) crime summary information continued – Burglaries (last crime summary information for the month of September) There were 111 reported burglaries in September (2018). In September (2017) there were 79 reports of burglaries, thus we saw a 41% increase last month. Through the … [read more]

October 14, 2018 10:33 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 13, 2018 11:15 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 12, 2018 9:50 AM

September (2018) crime summary information continued – Robberies There were 22 reported robberies in September (2018). In September (2017) there were 11 reports of robberies, thus we saw a 100% increase last month. Through the end of September, our community experienced 186 robberies, which … [read more]

October 11, 2018 10:21 AM

September (2018) crime summary information continued – Theft from Autos There were 88 reports of thefts from autos in September (2018). In September (2017) there were 91 theft from auto reports, thus we saw a 3% decrease last month. Through the end of September, we took 884 reports of theft … [read more]

October 10, 2018 9:05 AM

September (2018) crime summary information continued – Stolen Autos There were 39 reports of stolen autos in September (2018). In September (2017) there were 45 stolen auto reports received, thus we saw a 13.3% decrease last month. Through the end of September, we took 295 reports of stolen … [read more]

October 9, 2018 12:10 PM

September (2018) crime summary information continued – Shots Fired There were 13 reported shots fired incidents in September (2018). In September (2017) there were 26 shots fired incidents, thus we saw a 50% decrease last month. Through the end of September, we are aware of 144 shots fired … [read more]

October 8, 2018 10:38 AM

September (2018) crime summary information – Heroin Overdoses There were 15 known overdoses in September (2018). In September (2017) there were 21 overdoses, thus we saw a 28% decrease last month. Through the end of September, we are aware of 226 overdoses, which represents a 39% increase … [read more]

October 7, 2018 9:46 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 6, 2018 10:03 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 5, 2018 8:29 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 4, 2018 8:18 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 3, 2018 9:07 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 2, 2018 9:23 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

October 1, 2018 8:31 AM

Today marks Domestic Violence awareness month. There will be an annual Purple Ribbon Walk (noon at the State Capitol) reminding us that domestic violence can oftentimes result in homicides. In 2016 alone, there were 73 Wisconsin children, women and men who lost their lives from domestic … [read more]

September 30, 2018 12:33 PM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

September 29, 2018 9:21 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

September 28, 2018 9:11 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

September 27, 2018 9:53 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

September 26, 2018 9:35 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

September 25, 2018 9:01 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

September 24, 2018 9:06 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

September 23, 2018 11:30 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

September 22, 2018 10:39 AM

On Friday, MPD was made aware of an ICE initiative that resulted in at least six arrests. As I know that this is a source of great fear and trepidation for many in our community, I wanted to remind constituents of MPD's stance. MPD is a department committed to the values of "access" and … [read more]

September 21, 2018 9:19 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

September 20, 2018 10:14 AM

Yesterday was a tough day for our community and law enforcement. The alert tones over our radios blared and reports of an active shooter in our neighboring community of Middleton came through. Yesterday, today and the days ahead we are thinking of the victims and everyone impacted by this … [read more]

September 19, 2018 9:40 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

September 18, 2018 9:27 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

September 17, 2018 2:14 PM

The final data from August (2018) that we have to look at is Theft from Autos (TFAs). In August we received 139 TFA complaints (a 2% increase from August of 2017 where we saw 136). Our community has experienced 771 TFA incidents since the beginning of this year. This represents a 12% … [read more]

September 16, 2018 9:43 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

September 15, 2018 9:50 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

September 14, 2018 12:37 PM

For the month of August (2018), there were 116 reported burglaries. When compared to August (2017), where we experienced 83 reported burglaries, we saw a 40% increase this past month. Through the end of August, year-to-date, we have documented 697 reported burglaries in our community. … [read more]

September 13, 2018 9:12 AM

Stolen Auto data from August of 2018 - Our community experienced 41 stolen auto incidents in August (28 have been recovered). This represents a 8.9% decrease from August of 2017, where we had 45 stolen auto reports. This year, we have taken 246 stolen auto complaints (vs. 237 for the same … [read more]

September 12, 2018 9:23 AM

There were 36 known overdoses in August (this matches the record for overdoses per month since this statistic has been tracked; there were also 36 in October of 2017). The overdoses in August represents a 9% increase from August of 2017, where we saw 33 overdoses. So far this year, we have … [read more]

September 11, 2018 9:46 AM

Today……a day we will never forget. Nearly 3,000 people were killed after terrorists attacked the World Trade Center in New York City, at the Pentagon building in Washington D.C., and in a plane crash in Pennsylvania. September 11, 2001 - the day we watched unspeakable acts of evil unfold. … [read more]

September 10, 2018 9:19 AM

We saw a pretty significant increase (72%) of robberies in August. Our community experienced 31 robberies in August, compared to 18 that occurred in August of last year. Through the end of August, our community has received 168 reports of robberies. The average over the past five years has … [read more]

September 9, 2018 11:11 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

September 8, 2018 9:42 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

September 7, 2018 8:55 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

September 6, 2018 9:31 AM

I am not inclined to sound like Chicken Little with echoes of “the sky is falling, the sky is falling!” As proof, each month I have been providing a summary of our year-to-date trajectory on several quality-of-life crimes and other indices and note that we are making positive strides in reducing … [read more]

September 5, 2018 9:07 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

September 4, 2018 10:14 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

September 3, 2018 9:15 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

September 2, 2018 12:05 PM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

September 1, 2018 10:19 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

August 31, 2018 9:57 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

August 30, 2018 10:12 AM

On the left is one dose of Heroin and on the right is one lethal dose of Fentanyl. As you can see, it is disturbing that an increasing amount of the heroin being introduced into our market has Fentanyl. Our Department has sounded the alarm early and often with respect to the epidemic levels of … [read more]

August 29, 2018 9:36 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

August 28, 2018 9:07 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

August 27, 2018 10:49 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

August 26, 2018 10:20 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

August 25, 2018 10:03 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

August 24, 2018 8:29 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

August 23, 2018 11:21 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

August 22, 2018 9:02 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

August 21, 2018 8:42 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

August 20, 2018 9:20 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

August 19, 2018 10:17 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

August 18, 2018 9:37 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

August 16, 2018 10:26 AM

The final data that we look at from the month of July is “Theft from Autos”. There was a 21% increase in theft from autos from July, 2017 (156) to July, 2018 (188). Through the end of July, our community has experienced a total of 605 reported theft from auto incidents. When we look at the … [read more]

August 15, 2018 9:03 AM

We saw a decrease (16%) in stolen autos in July (38 stolen auto reports) from July of 2017 (45). When comparing the first seven months of this year to the same timeframe last year, we ended up with a slight increase this year (1.5%) of stolen autos. This year we have received 195 stolen auto … [read more]

August 14, 2018 11:38 AM

Our community saw a 51% increase of burglaries in July (2018) when compared to the month of July, 2017. We ended the month with 119 reported burglaries (79 were reported in July of 2017). We continue to see burglaries occur due to unlocked doors/open garage doors (this MO accounted for 46 of … [read more]

August 13, 2018 11:43 AM

#TOGETHER The Madison Police Department has a proud tradition of attracting, training and enhancing a workforce that reflects the diversity of the community in which we serve. MPD Pride is just one example of that diversity. The MPD Pride workgroup is comprised of LGBTQ employees and … [read more]

August 12, 2018 10:03 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

August 11, 2018 9:22 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

August 10, 2018 9:01 AM

We saw a significant increase of robberies in July (2018). Our community experienced 31 robberies, which compared to July of 2017 (15), represents a 52% increase. We have seen that most robberies occur on Thursday, Fridays or Mondays and usually between the hours of 9pm-2am. Through the … [read more]

August 9, 2018 11:20 AM

We continued to see a rise in heroin overdoses last month. A 130% increase in fact. There were 30 known overdoses in July (2018) compared to July (2017) when there were 13 known overdoses. Through the end of July (2018), our year-to-date number of reported overdoses is 174; a 59% increase … [read more]

August 8, 2018 8:39 AM

My Criminal Intelligence Section has been busy yet again compiling our monthly stats (July, 2018). Shots Fired is always a hot topic so let's start with reviewing the stat line for the month. There were 11 reported shots fired calls for service in July (2018). In July (2017) we had 25 … [read more]

August 7, 2018 10:00 AM

Guess what today is Madison?! It is National Night Out and we hope your family joins us tonight! Each year, our National Night Out is held at different sites throughout our community. Tonight it is being held at Warner Park from 5pm-8pm. We will make available officers from several … [read more]

August 6, 2018 9:14 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

August 5, 2018 10:01 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

August 4, 2018 9:55 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

August 3, 2018 9:42 AM

The City of Madison Police Department employs a range of 58-62 school crossing guards (this number includes both permanent and on-call guards) and currently covers 54 corners throughout the City of Madison. Our crossing guard team is made up of a diverse group of individuals; some are retired, … [read more]

August 2, 2018 10:00 AM

While driving into work on Wednesday morning, I listened to the analysis on Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR) regarding a robust showdown in Milwaukee regarding a recent influx of motorized rental scooters. Motorized scooters from Bird Rides Inc. arrived in Milwaukee in early June without warning, … [read more]

August 1, 2018 9:52 AM

It has come to our attention that often times we note in our calls for service the necessity for a collaboration/consult with “CPS” (Child Protective Services). This is a county social service agency and we have provided a brief synopsis of their role working often in tandem with police on … [read more]

July 31, 2018 9:30 AM

Our Department’s Honor Guard is made up of approximately twenty-four commissioned personnel, who because of their dedication to law enforcement and our community, volunteer to serve as formal representatives of our agency at law enforcement funerals, special events and other functions approved by … [read more]

July 30, 2018 10:58 AM

Our Burglary Crime Unit (BCU) has a Pawn Program Administrator position assigned to it. What does she do? We have one employee (civilian) who takes on the responsibilities of monitoring the pawn process for the secondhand and scrap/recycling industries in our community. She works with the … [read more]

July 29, 2018 9:46 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

July 28, 2018 9:41 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

July 27, 2018 9:15 AM

We employ 23.5 Police Report Typists (PRTs) who provide 24/7/365 coverage to our Department. The unit make-up includes one supervisor, one leadworker, full-time PRTs and hourly (limited hours) PRTs. They serve in an administrative function to our commissioned personnel, as well as ensuring the … [read more]

July 26, 2018 9:37 AM

Our Parking Enforcement unit is comprised of all civilian personal. The unit consists of one supervisor, one lead worker, one field supervisor and twenty-eight parking enforcement officers. Something truly amazing about this group is that nineteen of their staff have over fourteen years of … [read more]

July 25, 2018 10:05 AM

Yesterday, we talked about our K9 partners. Today, let’s learn more about our other four-legged partners – horses! Our Mounted Patrol Unit currently has two full-time officers, four part-time officers and one Sergeant. And you can’t forget about the horses – we currently have six on our roster … [read more]

July 24, 2018 9:31 AM

Our four-legged partners are a big part of the MPD family. We currently have six K9 officers and one K9 Sergeant. Each officer is paired with a specially-trained canine partner. The dogs are trained in various capabilities, including – narcotics detection, building searches, tracking, suspect … [read more]

July 23, 2018 9:02 AM

I barely knew him except for a chance encounter at the Alliant Energy Center earlier this year. I was walking through the Kid’s Expo to do a little community engagement on the weekend. It didn’t take long before coming to the conclusion that my beloved PD was overwhelmingly beaten … [read more]

July 22, 2018 9:45 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

July 21, 2018 11:09 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

July 20, 2018 10:07 AM

MPD’s Records Unit is staffed by civilian personnel – one supervisor, two Administrative Clerks and thirteen Clerk Typists. Their responsibilities include: indexing all police reports so they may be later relocated/retrieved; entering all data elements of a case for federal reporting; entering … [read more]

July 19, 2018 10:57 AM

MPD has several units comprised exclusively of civilian staff that help keep our department running day in and day out. Our Court Services Unit is one of these. Made up of ten employees, they are staffed by one Court Services Supervisor, one Administrative Clerk and eight Police Records Service … [read more]

July 18, 2018 12:57 PM

While the MPD is made up of approximately 477 authorized commissioned personnel, we depend on our civilian staff to get us through each day. Whether it be assisting customers on the phones or walk-ins to districts, typing police reports, ensuring our technology systems are up and running, making … [read more]

July 17, 2018 12:04 PM

MPD’s Special Victims Unit (SVU) is staffed by six detectives. The mission of the SVU is to respond to, and investigate crimes against children. The detectives who work these cases advocate for the victims and offer supportive resources. Our SVU endeavors to work collaboratively with many … [read more]

July 16, 2018 11:08 AM

What is our MPD’s Special Investigations Unit (SIU)? This unit is staffed by two detectives and one intelligence officer. This unit uses a focused deterrence model which is an evidence-based policing approach that identifies the most prolific repeat violent offenders in our community. The … [read more]

July 15, 2018 9:52 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

July 14, 2018 9:18 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

July 13, 2018 8:58 AM

Now that our June stats on various data has been shared, we can get back to getting to know our Department a bit better. Today – let’s talk about our Criminal Intelligence Section (CIS). Our CIS is staffed by four Intelligence Officers (commissioned police officers), three Crime Analysts … [read more]

July 12, 2018 8:49 AM

In June (2018), we received 87 reports of theft from autos (TFAs); this represents a 37% decrease from June (2017) where we had 137 TFAs. Through the end of June (2018), our community has experienced 393 TFAs (reported) year-to-date. This number reflects a 36% decrease of our average TFAs … [read more]

July 11, 2018 12:45 PM

Our City has experienced 419 reported burglaries through the end of June (2018). Comparing this year to the same timeframe last year, we have seen a 4% decrease in burglaries (435 burglaries: January-June 2017). In June (2018), there were 77 reported burglaries. This is a 10% increase from … [read more]

July 10, 2018 10:17 AM

During the month of June (2018), our city experienced 17 robberies, which represents a 6% increase from June of 2017 (16 robberies). Through the end of June, this year we have taken 100 reports of robberies. When looking at the last 5 years (the first 6-months of the year), the average number … [read more]

July 9, 2018 11:01 AM

Last week, I provided the data on the alarming rise of heroin deaths and overdoses, as well as data on Stolen Autos. Today, we are looking at the crime data on Shots Fired from June (2018). There were 13 reported shots fired calls for service last month. Through the end of June (2018), there … [read more]

July 8, 2018 10:24 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

July 7, 2018 10:31 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

July 6, 2018 8:58 AM

Yesterday, we saw an uptick in stolen autos yet again in our City (9 stolen autos in a 24-hour period). We urge everyone to lock their vehicles (whether in a garage, in a driveway, on a street, in a parking lot etc.). Do not leave valuables in plain sight and do NOT store guns in your vehicle. … [read more]

July 5, 2018 9:23 AM

June 2018…..projected to be the WORST MONTH EVER in the City of Madison for heroin deaths and the second worst for overdoses. A sad truth. There were 35 known overdoses in June (2018). In June (2017) there were 9; thus we saw a 289% increase. There were 11 suspected deaths from heroin … [read more]

July 4, 2018 9:48 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

July 3, 2018 8:35 AM

Let’s get to know the MPD a bit better…….we will start with our Criminal Intake Unit (CIU). What do they do? I will tell you….. The Criminal Intake Unit (CIU) is comprised of four detectives, all of whom have diverse backgrounds and experience in our department. Their primary role is to … [read more]

July 2, 2018 10:19 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

July 1, 2018 11:54 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

June 30, 2018 9:52 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

June 29, 2018 11:24 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

June 28, 2018 10:49 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

June 27, 2018 10:44 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

June 26, 2018 9:09 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

June 25, 2018 9:20 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

June 24, 2018 10:13 AM

The 2018 Shake the Lake event was very well attended and there were no significant incidents; the fireworks went off as planned. MPD Patrol, SET, Mounted, and other units worked to ensure a safe day for all. MPD worked with MFD, DCSO, and the Madison Mallards on this very successful event. … [read more]

June 23, 2018 10:31 AM

Shake the Lake (2018) occurs today! Here is some information you will need if you wish to attend (or avoid) the event. The event officially starts at 5:00 p.m. with fireworks slated to occur at 10:00 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Shake the Lake takes place in … [read more]

June 22, 2018 10:22 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

June 21, 2018 10:53 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

June 20, 2018 10:12 AM

From the Wisconsin Criminal Jury Instructions (University of Wisconsin Law School), I share information on Entry into a Locked Vehicle. If you were sitting on an empaneled jury, these are the instructions, without all of the complex "legalese" that the Judge would read prior to going into jury … [read more]

June 19, 2018 11:06 AM

From the Wisconsin Criminal Jury Instructions (University of Wisconsin Law School), I share information on Criminal Trespass to Dwellings. If you were sitting on an empaneled jury, these are the instructions, without all of the complex "legalese" that the Judge would read prior to going into … [read more]

June 18, 2018 10:48 AM

The final data from May (2018) that we have to look at is Theft from Autos (TFAs). Through the end of May, our community experienced 298 reported TFAs. When reviewing the data (for the same timeframe) over the past four years, we see a 36% decrease this year (average of 464 TFAs over the past … [read more]

June 17, 2018 9:44 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

June 16, 2018 9:23 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

June 15, 2018 9:11 AM

Today, the 60th recruiting class of the MPD graduates! This class took the oath-of-office on September 11, 2017. Since then, they have been immersed in our in-house academy and field training program. Together, our 27 recruits worked through approximately 890 hours of classroom training where … [read more]

June 14, 2018 12:23 PM

The focus of our data today from May (2018) is Stolen Autos. In May we received 27 reports of stolen autos. So far, 16 vehicles have been recovered. In May (2017) there were 32 stolen auto reports; thus we saw a 16% decrease last month compared to May of 2017. When looking closer at the 27 … [read more]

June 13, 2018 9:17 AM

Today, the MPD family will be mourning the loss of one of our own, Lieutenant June Groehler. June will be laid to rest following a full honor guard ceremony later today. Our mourning badges have been prominently displayed and will remain worn until sunset on Saturday evening as we also pause to … [read more]

June 12, 2018 12:24 PM

Our community has experienced 326 reported burglaries through the end of May (2018). In 2017, for the same time-frame, we had 365 burglaries. This year, we saw an 11% decrease in burglaries. In May (2018), we had 74 reported burglaries. Comparing these numbers to those in May of 2017, … [read more]

June 11, 2018 9:28 AM

Today, we are going to look at our data/stats on Robberies. During the months of January-May of 2018 we experienced 85 reported robberies in our community. In May (2018) there were 22 reported robberies. The average number of robberies over the past five years (January-May only for … [read more]

June 10, 2018 9:47 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

June 9, 2018 10:05 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

June 8, 2018 10:56 AM

Continuing to look at our crime stats/data from May, 2018, today we look at heroin overdoses which sadly saw a major increase. In the month of May, 2018 there were 30 known overdoses. This represents a 76% increase compared to May, 2017, where we were aware of 17 overdoses. There were 5 … [read more]

June 7, 2018 8:56 AM

The crime stats from May, 2018 have come in. Today we will look at where we were at during the month of May for “Shots Fired”. There were 23 reported “shots fired” calls for service in the month of May (2018). In May of 2017, we experienced 21 “shots fired” calls for service; thus we have … [read more]

June 6, 2018 9:02 AM

From the Wisconsin Criminal Jury Instructions (University of Wisconsin Law School), I share information on Substantial Battery with Intent to Cause Bodily Harm. If you were sitting on an empaneled jury, these are the instructions, without all of the complex "legalese" that the Judge would read … [read more]

June 5, 2018 10:02 AM

From the Wisconsin Criminal Jury Instructions (University of Wisconsin Law School), I share information on Carrying a Concealed Weapon. If you were sitting on an empaneled jury, these are the instructions, without all of the complex "legalese" that the Judge would read prior to going into jury … [read more]

June 4, 2018 12:23 PM

From the Wisconsin Criminal Jury Instructions (University of Wisconsin Law School), I share information on Intimidation of a Victim. If you were sitting on an empaneled jury, these are the instructions, without all of the complex "legalese" that the Judge would read prior to going into jury … [read more]

June 3, 2018 12:24 PM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

June 2, 2018 9:22 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

June 1, 2018 8:57 AM

From the Wisconsin Criminal Jury Instructions (University of Wisconsin Law School), I share information on False Imprisonment. If you were sitting on an empaneled jury, these are the instructions, without all of the complex "legalese" that the Judge would read prior to going into jury … [read more]

May 31, 2018 10:12 AM

From the Wisconsin Criminal Jury Instructions (University of Wisconsin Law School), I share information on Battery. If you were sitting on an empaneled jury, these are the instructions, without all of the complex "legalese" that the Judge would read prior to going into jury deliberations. … [read more]

May 30, 2018 9:50 AM

From the Wisconsin Criminal Jury Instructions (University of Wisconsin Law School), I share information on Criminal Damage to Property. If you were sitting on an empaneled jury, these are the instructions, without all of the complex "legalese" that the Judge would read prior to going into jury … [read more]

May 29, 2018 10:29 AM

Today, marks the induction of 41 police recruits into the MPD family. This is the 61st class and the largest in MPD history! Now these candidates will embark upon a rigorous path of training before becoming solo practitioners. The candidates will be sworn in at the Training Center this morning. … [read more]

May 28, 2018 10:37 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

May 27, 2018 10:23 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

May 26, 2018 9:38 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

May 25, 2018 9:15 AM

From the Wisconsin Criminal Jury Instructions (University of Wisconsin Law School), I share information on Theft. If you were sitting on an empaneled jury, these are the instructions, without all of the complex "legalese" that the Judge would read prior to going into jury deliberations. … [read more]

May 24, 2018 9:50 AM

From the Wisconsin Criminal Jury Instructions (University of Wisconsin Law School), I share information on Taking and Driving a Vehicle Without the Owner’s Consent (we refer to this charge as Operating a Motor Vehicle Without Consent of the Owner – OMVWOC). If you were sitting on an empaneled … [read more]

May 23, 2018 11:37 AM

From the Wisconsin Criminal Jury Instructions (University of Wisconsin Law School), I share information on First Degree Sexual Assault: Sexual Contact or Intercourse Without Consent Causing Great Bodily Harm. If you were sitting on an empaneled jury, these are the instructions, without all of … [read more]

May 22, 2018 1:29 PM

From the Wisconsin Criminal Jury Instructions (University of Wisconsin Law School), I share information on Second Degree Sexual Assault: Sexual Contact or Intercourse Without Consent by Use or Threat of Force or Violence. If you were sitting on an empaneled jury, these are the instructions, … [read more]

May 21, 2018 11:02 AM

From the Wisconsin Criminal Jury Instructions (University of Wisconsin Law School), I share information on Third Degree Sexual Assault: Sexual Intercourse Without Consent. If you were sitting on an empaneled jury, these are the instructions, without all of the complex "legalese" that the Judge … [read more]

May 20, 2018 9:57 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

May 19, 2018 11:59 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing … [read more]

May 18, 2018 9:15 AM

From the Wisconsin Criminal Jury Instructions (University of Wisconsin Law School), I share information on Fourth Degree Sexual Assault: Sexual Contact Without Consent. If you were sitting on an empaneled jury, these are the instructions, without all of the complex "legalese" that the Judge … [read more]

May 17, 2018 2:44 PM

From the Wisconsin Criminal Jury Instructions (University of Wisconsin Law School), I share information on Robbery by the Use or Threat of Force. If you were sitting on an empaneled jury, these are the instructions, without all of the complex "legalese" that the Judge would read prior to going … [read more]

May 16, 2018 10:48 AM

Today, from the Wisconsin Criminal Jury Instructions (University of Wisconsin Law School), I share information on Disorderly Conduct. If you were sitting on an empaneled jury, these are the instructions, without all of the complex "legalese" that the Judge would read prior to going into jury … [read more]

May 15, 2018 10:16 AM

The last piece of data/crime trends from April 2018 that we will explore is theft from autos (TFAs). From January through the end of April (2018), our community experienced 210 reported TFAs. Comparing the first four months of this year to the first four months from the last 4 years, we have … [read more]

May 14, 2018 12:52 PM

In April of 2018, our department took 25 stolen auto reports. Of these 25 vehicles, 21 have been recovered and 3 suspects have been identified. In April of 2017, there were 20 stolen auto reports; thus this April we saw a 25% increase. What districts are we seeing these stolen autos … [read more]

May 13, 2018 12:45 PM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

May 12, 2018 9:16 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

May 11, 2018 9:54 AM

Today, Friday, May 11, 2018, the 28th annual Wisconsin Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony will be held at noon inside the State Capitol Building. The annual ceremony, honoring and remembering Wisconsin law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty, is held in correlation with National … [read more]

May 10, 2018 11:29 AM

The heroin epidemic continues in our community. In the month of April of 2018, there were 18 known overdoses. This reflects a 20% increase from the month of April of 2017 where we were aware of 15. There was one suspected death in April of 2018 from a heroin overdose. Our officers have … [read more]

May 9, 2018 11:00 AM

Last night we held our annual Awards Ceremony to recognize community members and members of our Department for extraordinary and exceptional service they provided in 2017. We had a remarkable turn-out and it was a night to remember! Keep an eye out on our Facebook page for photos and more … [read more]

May 8, 2018 12:40 PM

Comparing the month of April of 2017 (30 robberies) to April of 2018 (12 robberies) we saw a 57% decrease city-wide. Looking at the past 5 years, we have averaged 66 robberies during the first four months of the year. This year (2018), we are at 58 reported robberies, a 12% decrease. When … [read more]

May 7, 2018 10:15 AM

The April 2018 crime data is in. Today we will take a look at the shots fired data to see how we are trending. There were 17 reported shots fired calls for service in the month of April, 2018 city-wide. Year-to-date, we have seen 65 shots fired calls for service. For the same … [read more]

May 6, 2018 10:13 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

May 5, 2018 9:00 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

May 4, 2018 8:50 AM

Below are a few recognitions that have recently come into our Department, via phone/email, that we are proud to share going into the weekend. Happy Friday and have a wonderful weekend! A community member called us and left a voicemail giving thanks and appreciation for two officers. The … [read more]

May 3, 2018 9:24 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

May 2, 2018 9:47 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

May 1, 2018 8:42 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

April 30, 2018 10:55 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

April 29, 2018 9:26 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

April 28, 2018 11:23 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

April 27, 2018 8:32 AM

Good news Friday! :) – below are a few recognitions for our staff that have come in recently from community members that I thought I would share. They are recapped below in the prose contained in emails/letters to our office: We received an email from an individual wishing to thank two … [read more]

April 26, 2018 8:32 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

April 25, 2018 8:32 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

April 24, 2018 7:54 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

April 23, 2018 9:37 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

April 22, 2018 10:26 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

April 21, 2018 10:02 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

April 20, 2018 8:59 AM

“Shots fired” calls, homicides, traffic fatalities, sexual assaults, batteries; all are serious crimes against persons and result in everyone feeling apprehensive and insecure about our collective public safety. Beyond the immediate victims of these offenses, one cannot dispute the “multiplier” … [read more]

April 19, 2018 8:35 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

April 18, 2018 9:07 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

April 17, 2018 8:18 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

April 16, 2018 9:10 AM

At a recent community forum, a constituent related a story where a fairly “benign” call resulted in four cops showing up. I noted that based on the circumstances described, our protocol would normally dictate a two-officer response; however, our field training officers are being paired with … [read more]

April 15, 2018 10:15 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

April 14, 2018 9:31 AM

The information contained in my blog is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what … [read more]

April 13, 2018 9:18 AM

The final data we have to share from March, 2018 is “Theft from Autos” – In March, 2018, our department received 67 reports of theft from autos (TFAs); compared to 100 reports of TFAs in March of 2017. We had a 33% decrease in TFAs this year. From January through the end of March this … [read more]

April 12, 2018 9:00 AM

Stolen Auto Data from March, 2018 is as follows – In March, 2018 our community received 23 reports of stolen autos; 18 have been recovered; 9 suspects were identified. In March of 2017, we processed 28 reports of stolen autos. We have had an 18% decrease in stolen autos from March 2017 to … [read more]

April 11, 2018 9:21 AM

March, 2018 Burglary Data – For the month of March, 2018 we received 64 reports of burglaries. In March of 2017, we experienced 77 reported burglaries; thus, we saw a 17% decease. Year-to-date (January-March 2018) our city has had 204 reported burglaries. Last year, for the same … [read more]

April 10, 2018 8:57 AM

Let’s take a closer look at Robberies from the month of March before diving into the calls-for-service. There were 5 reported robberies in the month of March, 2018. In March of 2017, there were 8 robberies; thus we have experienced a 38% decrease in robberies this year. City-wide … [read more]

April 9, 2018 8:39 AM

Today, we continue with our monthly practice of providing you with topical updates from the previous month. We will begin this week’s synthesis of crime trends starting with “Shots Fired” – There were 18 reported shots fired calls in the month of March, 2018. By way of contrast, in March of … [read more]

April 8, 2018 11:06 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 04/07/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 04/08/2018, MPD received 419 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

April 7, 2018 9:31 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 04/06/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 04/07/2018, MPD received 460 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

April 6, 2018 9:00 AM

When growing up, I can recall teasing and bickering with my brother and sister as kids are wont to do. I can also remember jockeying for position with my siblings, vying to be "number one." Expressed and implied competition with each other (and for the favor of our parents) was a part of our … [read more]

April 5, 2018 10:26 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 04/04/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 04/05/2018, MPD received 479 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

April 4, 2018 9:11 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 04/03/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 04/04/2018, MPD received 409 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

April 3, 2018 1:23 PM

From 5:30 a.m. on 04/02/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 04/03/2018, MPD received 423 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

April 2, 2018 10:20 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 04/01/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 04/02/2018, MPD received 204 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

April 1, 2018 10:52 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/31/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 04/01/2018, MPD received 309 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 31, 2018 9:27 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/30/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/31/2018, MPD received 388 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 30, 2018 8:55 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/29/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/30/2018, MPD received 392 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 29, 2018 10:37 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/28/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/29/2018, MPD received 390 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 28, 2018 10:26 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/27/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/28/2018, MPD received 382 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 27, 2018 10:13 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/26/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/27/2018, MPD received 387 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 26, 2018 9:17 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/25/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/26/2018, MPD received 327 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 25, 2018 10:50 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/24/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/25/2018, MPD received 333 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 24, 2018 11:35 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/23/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/24/2018, MPD received 465 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 23, 2018 8:59 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/22/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/23/2018, MPD received 440 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 22, 2018 11:04 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/21/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/22/2018, MPD received 451 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 21, 2018 9:37 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/20/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/21/2018, MPD received 461 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 20, 2018 10:02 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/19/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/20/2018, MPD received 422 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 19, 2018 10:21 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/18/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/19/2018, MPD received 323 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 18, 2018 11:31 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/17/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/18/2018, MPD received 428 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 17, 2018 9:35 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/16/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/17/2018, MPD received 498 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 16, 2018 9:31 AM

Today is a special day for five of our community members. They have successfully completed 6 months of drug treatment through our Madison Addiction Recovery Initiative (MARI) program and will be graduating! We have discussed MARI in previous blogs. As a recap, here is what the program … [read more]

March 15, 2018 11:16 AM

Heroin has been a widespread epidemic throughout the Country and our community has not been immune. In the month of February 2018, there were 18 known overdoses. This number reflects a decrease (18%) from February 2017 where there were 22 known overdoses. In the month of February 2018, … [read more]

March 14, 2018 9:22 AM

Today we are going to take a closer look at shots fired incidents occurring throughout our City. Through March 11, 2018, our City has experienced 35 shots fired incidents. We have identified 12 incidents, out of the 35, where property was damaged. There were also 3 subjects who were struck … [read more]

March 13, 2018 2:02 PM

Unfortunately, stolen autos have been all too frequent in our City. Below are some stats which compare year-to-date to last year’s occurrences. In February 2018 our Department took 27 stolen auto reports; 18 have been recovered. Five (5) suspects have been identified in these various … [read more]

March 12, 2018 10:26 AM

Before we dive into the significant calls from the last 24 hours, here is a snapshot of robberies occurring in our community (year-to-date, through February, 2018). Through the month of February, our City experienced 38 reported robberies. For the first two months (January, February) of … [read more]

March 11, 2018 9:39 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/10/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/11/2018, MPD received 370 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 10, 2018 10:13 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/09/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/10/2018, MPD received 446 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 9, 2018 9:20 AM

As a continuation from yesterday’s blog about trending crime patterns, today’s excerpt will provide information about theft from auto (TFA). Through the month of February, our City experienced 97 reported theft from auto (TFA) incidents. Using a four year history, we typically have an … [read more]

March 8, 2018 9:12 AM

We have begun having our bi-annual forums throughout the city (district by district) in which constituents can come to ask questions, provide feedback, and hear directly from District personnel (as well as from me) about trending items taking place in our community. For dates on upcoming … [read more]

March 7, 2018 8:37 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/06/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/07/2018, MPD received 358 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 6, 2018 9:39 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/05/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/06/2018, MPD received 452 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 5, 2018 12:24 PM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/04/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/05/2018, MPD received 273 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 4, 2018 10:03 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/03/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/04/2018, MPD received 416 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 3, 2018 8:45 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/02/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/03/2018, MPD received 440 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 2, 2018 10:15 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 03/01/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/02/2018, MPD received 401 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

March 1, 2018 9:16 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/28/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 03/01/2018, MPD received 399 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 28, 2018 10:25 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/27/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/28/2018, MPD received 428 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 27, 2018 10:55 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/26/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/27/2018, MPD received 421 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 26, 2018 8:31 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/25/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/26/2018, MPD received 278 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 25, 2018 10:49 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/24/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/25/2018, MPD received 349 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 24, 2018 9:08 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/23/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/24/2018, MPD received 468 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 23, 2018 8:36 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/22/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/23/2018, MPD received 426 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 22, 2018 10:08 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/21/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/22/2018, MPD received 395 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 21, 2018 8:36 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/20/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/21/2018, MPD received 366 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 20, 2018 10:16 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/19/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/20/2018, MPD received 345 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 19, 2018 10:58 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/18/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/19/2018, MPD received 324 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 18, 2018 9:23 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/17/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/18/2018, MPD received 349 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 17, 2018 10:13 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/16/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/17/2018, MPD received 505 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 16, 2018 8:29 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/15/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/16/2018, MPD received 477 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 15, 2018 11:17 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/14/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/15/2018, MPD received 320 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 14, 2018 8:44 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/13/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/14/2018, MPD received 395 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 13, 2018 11:36 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/12/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/13/2018, MPD received 348 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 12, 2018 8:14 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/11/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/12/2018, MPD received 281 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 11, 2018 10:14 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/10/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/11/2018, MPD received 302 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 10, 2018 8:46 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/09/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/10/2018, MPD received 454 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 9, 2018 8:59 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/08/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/09/2018, MPD received 410 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 8, 2018 9:19 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/07/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/08/2018, MPD received 452 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 7, 2018 10:19 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/06/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/07/2018, MPD received 430 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 6, 2018 9:44 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/05/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/06/2018, MPD received 430 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 5, 2018 10:29 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/04/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/05/2018, MPD received 268 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=White, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 4, 2018 10:04 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/03/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/04/2018, MPD received 379 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. For purposes of clarification, the following abbreviations are short-hand for race designations: W=white, AA=African American, … [read more]

February 3, 2018 10:00 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/02/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/03/2018, MPD received 416 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. ** Due to call volume and the complexity of the calls, Madison Police Department was on priority calls only city-wide from 12:30 … [read more]

February 2, 2018 8:32 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 02/01/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/02/2018, MPD received 415 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. 1) WEST: Crash with Injuries - 6:36 a.m. Officers responded to Raymond Rd/McKenna Blvd for a rollover crash with minor injuries. … [read more]

February 1, 2018 11:19 AM

From 5:30 a.m. on 01/31/2018 through 5:30 a.m. on 02/01/2018, MPD received 418 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. Certain calls have recurrent themes in terms of time and labor intensity. For example, when individuals are taken for an … [read more]