Kalvin Barrett was appointed Dane County Sheriff by Governor Evers last year, after the retirement of former sheriff David Mahoney. A year and a half later, Barrett is running to […]
New Plan for Dane County Jail Released As Jail Residents are Moved to ...
The Dane County Jail began to move residents out of the jail and into other county jails today, the start of a project to close the east-wing aging jail on […]
Dane County Board Approves Funds for Gun Buyback Program
The Dane County Board of Supervisors voted to adopt a resolution to fund a voluntary gun buyback program at their meeting last Thursday night. The program will be run by […]
A Look Inside the Outdated Dane County Jail
Last week, Dane County Executive Joe Parisi and Dane County Sheriff Kalvin Barrett held a press conference, calling on the County Board to approve a referendum to approve additional funding […]
Dane County Sheriff Kalvin Barrett Explains Lack of Information on Qua...
Earlier this week, Dane County Executive Joe Parisi joined the family of Quadren Wilson in calling for more transparency in the investigation of the shooting of Quadren Wilson, who was […]
Sheriff Kalvin Barrett Voices Support for Additional Jail Consolidatio...
Earlier today, Dane County Sheriff Kalvin Barrett held a press conference to urge the Dane County Board to approve additional funding to build a new jail. A plan to consolidate […]