The Madison Police Department speaks up about community policing and their role in black neighborhoods. The Monday Buzz talks with Captain Kristen Roman and Joel de Spain.
Access Hour host Steve Fitzsimmons has a discussion with Madison Chief of Police Mike Koval to help us get better acquainted with Madison’s top cop.
Madison Police Chief Mike Koval graciously joined the Monday Buzz to discuss with Brian Standing a slew of topics, from the recently announced restorative justice program to his perspectives on how the community and police should respond to issues like racial disparities in arrest rates and mental health crises.
MADISON (WORT) — The people of Madison responded Tuesday to news out of Ferguson, MO, by peacefully protesting outside the Dane County Jail and marching around the Capitol Square. In Our Backyard spoke to community leaders, Madison Police Chief Mike Koval, and protesters in the streets.
MADISON (WORT) — Dane County Supervisors are debating whether to sanction one of their colleagues. District 5 Supervisor Leland Pan could be formally admonished for letting protesters into the locked City-County Building on March 6th, the night 19-year-old Tony Robinson was shot by a Madison Police Officer.
MADISON (WORT) — In the next few weeks, Dane County District Attorney Ozanne will weigh the evidence in the police shooting of 19-year-old Tony Robinson and decide whether or not Madison Police officer Matt Kenny will be charged with any crime related to the incident.