City of Madison

City Council passes 2022 operating budget, increasing MPD budget by $1 million

City council votes unanimously to approve 2022 operating budget, despite some criticizing MPD's $1 million increase amid an $18 million budget gap

City of Madison

UPDATED: Madison police officer responsible for shooting, injuring other officer in State Street shooting

Wisconsin DOJ confirmed Monday Richardson did not shoot officer

City of Madison

Madison Fire Department launches mental health crisis response team

Comprehensive, prepared responders will be trained to address mental health emergencies in place of police when possible

City of Madison

20-year-old woman sexually assaulted on University Avenue

Police have not located the unknown male suspect

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

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