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Scammer pretending to be officer calls MPD sergeant

Sergeant points out holes in caller's story

A phone scammer pretending to be a police officer called a Madison police sergeant who wasn't buying the con artist's story, according to a release from Madison police.

Scam calls claim to be from Madison police

Caller threatens potential arrest

More than 25 people have reported getting calls from someone claiming to be working for Madison police and threatening arrest if the call recipient doesn't send money.

Town calls for shooting range to close

Swan Lake Wildlife Area littered with shell casings, residents concerned with neighborhood safety

Pull into the parking lot of the Swan Lake Wildlife Area and you will find it to be littered with shell casings and a sign warning shooters of a nearby neighborhood to the east. The sign is now difficult to read. It is riddled with bullet holes.

Thousands of 911 callers have ‘unacceptable' wait

911 director: "We hope we don't have problems that are really life threatening"

The Dane County 911 Center has failed to meet national standards over the last year for answering emergency calls quickly enough, and data from each of the last four quarters shows thousands of calls took longer than 40 seconds to answer, according to a News 3 investigation.

DNR warns website will shut down briefly

Workers will shut down site for hardware upgrade Saturday

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources officials are warning people the agency's website will shut down briefly Saturday.

DNR warns website will shut down briefly

Workers will shut down site for hardware upgrade Saturday

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources officials are warning people the agency's website will shut down briefly Saturday.