Dorm safety needs to become a priority for university

Campus authorities keeping important information from dorm residents ultimately puts their safety, security at risk

UW-Madison Campus

UWPD detains armed man barricaded inside patient room

Officers used less-lethal beanbags to de-escalate situation


MPD makes arrest in recent homicide investigation

Darrick Anderson has been charged with first degree intentional homicide

UW-Madison Campus

Sexual assault reported in southern part of campus

Victim, suspect know each other

Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: As gun violence escalates, the need for campus carry grows

Permitting qualified students with clean backgrounds to defend themselves against the threat of gun violence keeps UW safe

UW-Madison Campus

Man arrested for grabbing, attacking pedestrians near Slichter

Two UWPD officers were injured in pursuit of perpetrator, who was eventually tasered

State of Wisconsin

Students play key role in addressing Madison’s emergency service shortage

Time demands, rigorous training requirements push people away from opportunity


It’s great UW has a partying reputation, but we still need to get better

Online programs aren't doing enough to keep students safe when drinking

UW-Madison Campus

UWPD swears in new chief Kristen Roman

Former chiefs relate history of overcoming challenges with policing, national media portrayal

UW-Madison Campus

New UWPD Chief looks to rebuild police-community relations

Roman also looks to prioritize identifying, educating sexual assault perpetrators