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Incident Report for Case #2019-327044

Incident Type

Special Event

Incident Date

10/26/2019 - 7:00 PM


State St.


Mother Nature tried, but could not dampen the spirits of approximately 20,000 who purchased tickets for this year's Freakfest. There were no major incidents, with two arrests made as of 1:30 a.m. Several attendees were transported to the detox center.

The MPD would like to thank several agencies and departments for assistance during the event: Madison Fire Department, Dane County Public Safety Communications, Dane County Sheriff's Department, UW Madison Police Department, Capitol Police Department, Middleton Police Department, Fitchburg Police Department, Oregon Police Department, City of Madison Parks, City of Madison Engineering, City of Madison Streets, City of Madison Traffic Engineering, Madison Metro, Frank Productions, and Tri-Bolt Security.


Released 10/27/2019 at 1:49 AM by PIO Joel Despain

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