11-year-old girl shot on Madison’s east side to be taken off life support.
The girl spent a day in critical condition after being shot in the head when two cars fired at each other near the intersection of Lexington and East Washington. Photo: Google Maps. Author: Sam Buisman An 11-year-old girl wounded in … Read More >
Madison police union declares “no confidence” in Mayor Rhodes-Conway.
The union expressed disappointment in the Mayor’s leadership and attentiveness to law-enforcement needs. Photo: Screenshot of MPPOA press release. Author: Sam Buisman The Madison Professional Police Officers Association declares it has “no confidence” in Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway. In a Read More >
MPD recommends hate crime charges for alleged assailant of Black Madisonian.
The MPD recommended hardening the charges facing a 17-year-old white man stemming from a July 10 battery case on a Metro bus to reflect an alleged racist motive. Photo: Packerfan386, licensed under creative commons. Author: Sam Buisman The MPD is … Read More >
Activists groups and Madisoninas malign Chief Wahl, MPD in open letter.
The letter demands the permanent police chief have a devotion to racial justice and be recruited from outside the MDP. Photo: Cliff, licensed under creative commons. Graphic: Sam Buisman Author: Sam Buisman A coalition of Madison activist groups and over … Read More >
Reward for information on hate crime where Black woman lit on fire raised to $10,000.
Author: Sam Buisman Madison police are now offering a $10,000 reward for tips on a hate crime last Wednesday where a Black woman was lit on fire. According to the Madison Police … Read More >