In June of 2015, in the wake of a series of police shootings, the Madison Common Council voted to spend $400,000 for an independent review of the Madison Police Department. […]
MPD Review Generates 146 Recommendations
In 2013, the Racial Equity report ranked Dane County among the worst in the nation for racial inequities in arrests and detention. Shortly afterward, Madison was rocked by a series […]
No Charges for Officer Who Shot Tony Robinson
MADISON (WORT) — No charges will be filed against Madison Police Officer Matt Kenny who shot and killed 19-year-old Tony Robinson. Dylan Brogan reports.
Progressive Dane Demands Review of Police Protocols
MADISON (WORT) — In response to the public outcry over the police shooting of 19-year-old Tony Robinson, Progressive Dane is joining the call for a public review of the Madison Police Department’s deadly force policies.
Jim Palmer: Use of Force Policies
MADISON (WORT) — Since the police shooting of Tony Robinson, many protesters and community leaders are questioning the deadly force procedures used by the Madison Police Department.