articles tagged "crime"

Noble Wray on Police Work in Madison

Tuesday, 17 September 2013 | A Public Affair
Noble Wray Madison Police Cheif

On Tuesday September 17th, Noble Wray, retiring Madison Police Chief, joined our host Carousel Bayrd to look at not only his work as chief, but also how police work in Madison is affecting the community. more »

State’s GPS Tracking Of Offenders Is Falling Short

Monday, 1 April 2013 | buzz
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On April 1st, 2013, Mario Koran, from the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism, talked to WORT about how the state’s GPS tracking of offenders is falling short. After being released from prison many former inmates on parole wear a Global Positioning System (GPS) ankle monitor. A tracking device, which for some, will be around their ankle for the rest of their lives. In Koran’s investigation he finds that many GPS devices are continuously malfunctioning and notifying authorities that the former inmates are in violation of their parole. This then leads to a wrongful arrest and jail time. Listen to the entire interview below and read Mario Koran’s investigation here. more »

The Jeffrey Dahmer Files At The Wisconsin Film Festival

Monday, 18 March 2013 | buzz
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On Monday, March 18th, Director Chris Thompson spoke with Brian Standing about his new movie, The Jeffrey Dahmer Files, showing at the Wisconsin Film Festival in April. more »

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