State Journal reporter Chris Rickert's article on Wednesday, "Chief sought to fire leaker," revealed that Madison Police Chief Shon Barnes thr…
Dickmeyer is the city’s bicycle recovery specialist, a one-man team within the Madison Police Department whose job is to collect lost and stolen bikes and match them up with their owners.
Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway on Tuesday proposed a $358.6 million operating budget buttressed by federal funds that advances priorities and carries the lowest percentage property tax increase in 20 years.
The panel discussed the city of Madison’s years-long efforts to improve trust between its police department and the community.
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Wahl served as Madison's interim police chief through summers of protests and COVID-19 until Shon Barnes was sworn in as the current chief in February.
A Sun Prairie bank was evacuated Thursday morning after a contractor struck a natural gas line while drilling to facilitate fiber optic service, authorities reported.
Dear Editor: By now you’ve heard that Derek Chauvin was found guilty in the murder of George Floyd. For many, this is a cause for celebration …
The transfer is expected to occur before the end of 2023.
On Monday night, protesters crowded Humboldt Avenue in Brooklyn Center as police guarded the Brooklyn Center Police Department, which was surrounded by a fence.
Dear Editor: Hate crimes, whether in Madison, Atlanta or Oakland, stain the attacked communities with fear and rage, and serve only to further…
The committee’s action is the latest step in Madison’s consideration of police body-worn cameras.
If approved, the village of Brooklyn would become the seventh municipality to receive law enforcement services from the Sheriff’s Office.
Los Angeles (KABC) -- Grandparents can pass along powerful life lessons to the next generation. One man is trying to do just that by teaching his grandchildren that it's never too late to make amends.
ATLANTIC CITY — Fifteen city police officers shipped out Monday morning to Washington to assist in security measures ahead of the presidential inauguration Wednesday. But before heading out, they met in the city with police department chaplain Eric McCoy for prayer.
Downtown Kenosha was a flurry of activity early Monday morning in anticipation of what appears to be an imminent decision in the officer-involved shooting of Jacob Blake by Rusten Sheskey in August.
Joseph Lemire, an employee of University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, held the position of Dir, Protective Srv/L in the Finaa/Univ Police/U Police …
Nathanael Ruehle, an employee of University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, held the position of Security Offr 3 in the Finaa/Univ Police/U Police dep…
Beaver Dam police are seeking information about a gas station robbery early Saturday morning.
The first-ever meeting of Madison's Civilian Oversight Board, created to oversee the police department, was slow going with most action items delayed until the next meeting.
Off-duty Madison police officer Jodi Nelson was the pedestrian who was left with life-threatening injuries in the Sun Prairie crash last week. Her wife was killed.
A Wauwatosa police officer who has fatally shot three people in the line of duty since 2015, including a teenager outside a mall in February, is expected to receive about $130,000 for resigning from the force.
At about 2:45 a.m. Saturday, Chippewa Falls Police Department officers were dispatched for a report of an altercation where multiple people had been stabbed near the entrance to Marshal Park in Chippewa Falls on Bridgewater Avenue.
Two Madison City Council members are proposing a law that would ban all city agencies, including the Madison Police Department, from using emerging face surveillance technology or information derived from a face surveillance system.