After about a decade-long saga surrounding what officials have called “dangerous” and “hazardous” local prison facilities, the Dane County Jail is finally slated for major renovations as part of the most expensive project in county history. READ MORE
Max Bayer | 11/20/2017 10:54pm
The Madison Police Department will not receive federal funding intended to hire 15 more officers, the U.S.
Katie Kalvelage | 11/19/2017 10:12pm
Madison police arrested a man this week who allegedly fired multiple rounds of bullets into the air with a handgun in October.
Noah Habenstreit | 11/18/2017 7:39pm
For Bernadette Galvez, a child setting a fire is no small matter — she knows that if preventative measures are not taken when kids are young, curiosity about fire can lead to dangerous behavior and ...
Gap in citizen engagement with local law enforcement, according to early look at city-funded study of MPD
Gina Heeb | 11/16/2017 9:01pm
How are Madison police doing? According to some long-awaited results from a major city-funded study, there’s room for improvement.
Noah Habenstreit | 11/16/2017 5:23pm
A 26-year-old man tried to end his own life at the Dane County Jail Thursday, making him at least the eighth inmate to attempt suicide since August.