City of Madison

City Council blocks MPD funding for projectile launchers, approves civilian oversight committee

Three council members will sit on work group to appoint community members to oversight committee

City of Madison

Intoxicated driver crashes into tree on Langdon St., passenger sustains head injuries

Driver hit two parked cars prior to hitting tree

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“Our existence is resistance:” local artists paint boarded windows in solidarity with Black Lives Matter

Artists use space to uplift Black voices, advocate for systemic change

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Dane County to move into the next stage of reopening, business capacity, gathering size can increase

New order goes into effect 8 a.m. June 15, allows businesses to operate at 50% capacity

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Protests continue Friday night as organizers push for justice for Black, LGBTQ+ community

Protest centered around shooting of Tony McDade, a transgender man killed by police

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Protesters march for Black queer, trans lives, celebrate Pride month

'Black lives matter, and Black queer lives too,' protesters chant

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City council, local police discuss police reform, reactions to Minneapolis police disbandment announcement

'Police are a band-aid to reasons people’s basic needs aren’t being met, and we need to start talking about the root causes' Common Council Alder says

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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

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Youth organizers announce new organization, Impact Demand

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

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Wisconsin public defenders march in support of Black Lives Matter, criminal justice equality

'Black skin is not a capital offense and should not be a capital offense,' organizer says