City of Madison

UWPD, MPD pledge to bring more women into law enforcement with 30×30 Pledge

30x30 Pledge aims for women to represent 30% of their police recruiting classes by 2030

City of Madison

Madison Finance Committee authorizes new crisis response teams

'It’s going to hopefully help divert people from jails and emergency rooms,' project manager says 

City of Madison

Suspect missing after shooting at Madison homeless shelter Monday night

Madison mayor asks the community to not equate criminality with homelessness in the aftermath of incident

UW-Madison Campus

Large gathering near UW campus breaks guidelines, litters Lake Mendota

Students should observe COVID-19 protocols, Director of UW News and Media Relations says

Barnes sworn in
City of Madison

MPD swears in Shon Barnes as new chief

Shon Barnes was sworn in after the previous police chief stepped down

City of Madison

UPDATED: MPD investigates bomb threat on State St.

Police evactuate nearby buildings, block traffic

City of Madison

UPDATED: City government members raise concerns about MPD lobbying in police policies

'If advocating for change is disrespectful, then I don't even know what the system is,' committee member says

City of Madison

Public Safety Review Committee discusses 2021 plan, collaboration with community

'Collectively, what’s most important is creating opportunities for the general public, who we serve, to weigh in,' committee member says

City of Madison

Madison to decriminalize cannabis, will not change rules on UW property

Majority of city council co-sponsored legislation, likely to pass, according to city alder

City of Madison

City council passes mayor’s budget, votes to not accept additional funding for MPD

Meeting continued after nearly six hours of public testimony Tuesday

UW-Madison's Premier Independent Student Newspaper

All Content © The Badger Herald, 1995 - 2021