City of Madison

Police heighten presence in response to violence increase on 600 University Ave. block

Over past summer, MPD has seen spike in the number of fights near campus, leading to higher police presence

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Suspect arrested after threatening victim with knife on State Street

The incident occured on the State Street around 2:30 pm on Thursday

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MPD working to identify man involved in string of wallet thefts

Suspect has stolen wallets from three or more women in last few months, used their information at local businesses

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MPD arrests woman after attempted stabbing outside Capitol Centre Market

Suspect said she was defending herself, video evidence showed otherwise

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Law enforcement looks to mend relationships with LGBTQ+ community after being uninvited from Pride

Pride organizers said they will not host parade next year if conflicts remain unresolved

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Man stabbed during argument on State Street

Ephrom Walker was arrested for second degree recklessly endangering safety

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Dane County sets new goals to reduce phosphorus levels in Yahara Lakes

Millions have been spent on lake health maintenance efforts over past years, Dane County Board Chair said

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Telephone scam artists con UW graduate student out of $15,000

callers told her to comply by buying them gift cards or a federal investigation could be opened which would lead to her assets being frozen and her deportation.

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MPD arrests suspect at Paul’s Club for pulling knife

Victim said suspect kept trying to talk with him while getting very close, eventually pulled out knife.

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Man pulls gun on driver following road rage incident

After the other driver and suspect talked, the suspect went back to his SUV, retrieved a handgun and then approached the victim, saying, "That's right mother, road rage!"