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. Priohr to the vote, Madison Police Chief Mike Koval decried the expenditure in his online blog, saying to council members, “You are being watched, this […]
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 of deadly police shootings, including Paul Heenan, Ashley DiPiazza, Tony Robinson and Michael Schumacher. In response, the Madison Common Council met in July, 2016 to […]
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.
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.
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.