Tag: COVID-19

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 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]

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 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 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]

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