City of Madison

Madison Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway receives public backlash after private video to Madison Police Department

‘A spotlight needs to be put on her for not standing with her people, for not uplifting us and being there for us in this time of hardship,’ community activist says

City of Madison

Youth organizers announce new organization, Impact Demand

Three demands are community control, Breonna’s Law, Hands Up Act

City of Madison

Thousands join faith communities in march for Black lives

AACC organized a solidarity march to the Capitol

City of Madison

Madison Common Council introduces resolution to create MPD civilian oversight committee

Resolution would allow oversight, suggestions for MPD amidst unrest from demonstrations across US

City of Madison

Third day of George Floyd protests shuts down John Nolen Drive for over six hours

Protestors marched to the intersection after a press conference kicked of a week of action

City of Madison

National Guard called during second night of George Floyd protests

Protestors lapped the Capitol several times before police and National Guard pushed them back with tear gas

City of Madison

Madison joins in protests over death of George Floyd

After the peaceful protest around Capitol concluded, other groups looted businesses along State Street

City of Madison

Drunken man breaks into Tutto Pasta, causes extensive property damage

Owner estimates $12,500 in property damage

UW-Madison Campus

Man attempts strong-armed robbery in Library Mall, grabs woman

Man described as white, in 30s, with heavy build

City of Madison

Madison’s only emergency domestic violence shelter handles pandemic-related surge in demand

MPD has seen a 14% increase in domestic violence related calls since March