UWPD News & Incident Reports

For general media inquiries, please contact Marc Lovicott, Executive Director of Communications, at 608-263-2333 or marc.lovicott@wisc.edu. After regular business hours, contact UWPD dispatch at 608-264-2677.

Daily Blotter

Daily Blotter for September 21st 2023

  • 10:59 am, Other, DeJope. Request for Assistance - Contacted person regarding their Black and blue Schwinn hybrid bicycle being stolen from the west side bike racks between 8pm 9/19/23 and 9am 09/20/23.
  • 12:43 pm, Motor Vehicle Accident, Lot 75. Contacted persons involved in a motor vehicle accident as one vehicle was hit when trying to enter Lot 75 at UW Hospital.
  • 2:02 pm, Medical/Alcohol/Detox Conveyance, Waisman Center. Patient conscious, breathing, alert. Checked by Madison Fire, no need for police assistance.
  • 5:28 pm, Medical/Alcohol/Detox Conveyance, Ogg Hall. Contacted person needing assistance with their wheelchair.
  • 5:41 pm, Domestic, Location Redacted. Contacted person who was a patient at local hospital and disclosed domestic abuse while in the ER.
  • 8:18 pm, Fire, Engineering Centers Building. Responded to the report of a water pipe that had burst inside Engineering Center Building.
  • 8:24 pm, Assist Law Enforcement Agency, Vera Court. Contacted persons regarding a stolen bicycle that was pinging at location on Vera Court. Bicycle recovered inside apartment persons were occupying with several other bicycles and scooters (verified not stolen).
  • 9:17 pm, Follow-up, Location Redacted. Arrested/Cited/Transported/Released to Dane County Jail suspect for a Parole and Probation hold/warrant from an earlier incident.
  • 9:33 pm, Medical/Alcohol/Detox Conveyance, Near West Fields. Transported a individual to local hospital from Near West Fields after suffering a knee injury.
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