Chief’s Corner

  • Setting the Record Straight

    With each start of a new academic year, I take the opportunity through my Chief’s Corner blog to welcome our newest students and share relevant information about our department. Of course, this fall semester is like no …

  • It’s Never Too Late for Justice

    “If we can look at ourselves closely, and honestly, I believe we will see that we all need justice. We all need mercy. And perhaps, we all need some measure of unmerited grace.”     …

  • Where Campus and City Meet

    The UW–Madison Police Department (UWPD) has long partnered with the City of Madison Police Department (MPD) to address safety concerns that impact our campus community. I know this first-hand from my many years of service …

  • Forward Together

    This past Saturday was the fourth consecutive home football game of the season. While we Badgers love our sports, what most don’t know or see is the amount of work and resources that UWPD and …

  • WwwELLcommmBAaaack!

    (or, “Welcome Back” for those of you who don’t speak whale) “First day of school! First Day of school!”    – Nemo “Finding Nemo” is one of my all-time favorite movies. I have such warm …

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UW Police Department Chief Kristen Roman

UW–Madison Police Department Chief Kristen Roman shares her thoughts and views on various police-related topics — covering topics that are relevant here on campus and across the country.

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