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  • Kohl Center Shelter in Place Tuesday Evening

    On Tuesday evening near the conclusion of the UW Men’s Basketball game at the Kohl Center, the City of Madison Police Department made a request that fans inside the Kohl Center shelter in place as …

  • UPDATE: UWPD & MPD Locate Missing Student

    ​11/22/22 UPDATE: after receiving a tip from a community member, UWPD and MPD were able to locate Xun and he is safe. We thank the community for their assistance and their support. Read this message …

  • UWPD Investigating Extensive Graffiti Damage on Campus

    Early Monday, October 24, 2022, the UW-Madison Police Department received reports of graffiti outside the Memorial Union and at the adjacent Alumni Park. Through our investigation, we’ve determined the extensive damage was caused by two …

  • Madison Man Arrested for Outstanding Felony Warrants, Resisting

    On Thursday, October 20, 2022 at approximately 1:25 p.m., UWPD officers responded to Lot 46 (Southeast Campus Ramp on Lake Street) for a report of a suspicious person looking into vehicles. The subject – later …

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Daily Blotter

Daily Blotter for November 30th 2022

  • 8:22 am, Trespassing/After Hours, Camp Randall Stadium. Verbally warned subject for trespassing.
  • 11:39 am, Check Person, Kwik Trip. Check welfare of person.
  • 12:14 pm, Theft/Larceny, Biotech. Motorized scooter was stolen.
  • 12:31 pm, Alarm, Location Redacted. Person accidentally set off alarm when moving boxes.
  • 4:54 pm, Motor Vehicle Accident, Observatory Drive & Walnut Street. Cited subject for failure to yield to passing vehicle.
  • 7:59 pm, Mental Health Welfare Check, Location Redacted. Contacted person regarding mental health welfare check.
  • 11:49 pm, Medical/Alcohol/Detox Conveyance, McClain Center. MFD transported subject to local hospital.
  • 11:52 pm, Trespassing/After Hours, Lot 6. Cited suspect for trespassing after they were reported to be sleeping on the Northside of upper Lot 6.
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After more than a year of community meetings, listening to concerns, and collecting feedback, the UW–Madison Police Department is embarking on a one-of-a-kind approach to sharing key data with a focus on racial equity.

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