City of Madison

Man apprehended by two community members after stealing multiple credit cards

Thief stole two credit cards, used one to purchase high-value gift card

City of Madison

Weapon potentially fired on W. Gorham St.

Last Saturday, police suspect gun fired after The James apartment window was damaged


FDA’s shortcomings in face of opioid epidemic have state-wide consequences

New study reveals gross negligence by FDA to properly regulate circulation of opioids, safety practices of opioid companies

City of Madison

Madison police implement new use of force training

Training to help officers deal with combative suspects will not replace state mandated training

City of Madison

MPD report reveals difference in arrest trends

Gap in arrest rates between males and females does not appear until adulthood

City of Madison

Acting Police Chief Victor Wahl passes on permanent role

Police and Fire Commission will be broadening search beyond Madison

City of Madison

Woman sexually assaulted in downtown area over weekend

Victim was from out of state, visiting friends for football weekend


Editorial Board: Fall 2019 stories to watch

From free speech, to police practices, to juuling, let the Badger Herald Editorial Board be your guide


Paying the price: How UW’s drinking culture impacts community as a whole

University officials, police work together in attempt to curb possible dangerous effects of excessive alcohol consumption

City of Madison

Woman robbed, attacked near State Street

Surveillance camera footage captured incident