City of Madison

Homicide continues to concern city officials after State Street Ramp shooting

Shooting marks fifth homicide in Madison this year


Expanded WiscAlerts system brings much-needed addition to campus safety

Battle over jurisdictions doesn’t change importance of student safety

City of Madison

MPD investigating after woman becomes latest victim of downtown parking spot rental fraud

The suspect, using name "Bama Flow" online, was arrested earlier this summer for collecting rent on parking spot he does not own

City of Madison

Thief reported to have swiped $3000 worth of equipment from amateur photographer

The photographer was capturing night shots of the Isthmus when the suspect swiped his backpack and fled.

City of Madison

Increase in robberies challenges how City Council thinks about addressing crime

Nearly $1.5 million allocated in 2018 to mentor at-risk youths, adults in hopes of reducing crime


Increase in property crimes call for greater safety precautions for off-campus housing

UW must value safety of all students regardless of living area or socioeconomic standings


Soglin should focus on promoting public health, safety laws instead of vetoing liquor license

By simply refusing to allow alcohol licenses for new business, Mayor Soglin hurts new businesses without solving greater issue

City of Madison

Community Restorative Court seeks to promote, include community in program

CRC coordinator Ron Johnson hopes to make offenders feel like 'individuals,' not 'criminals'