MPD seizes multiple illegal guns in past week during crackdown

MPD Chief: "What is it about you and what you have done or are involved in that makes you feel like you need protection?"

Officers with the Madison Police Department seized three illegally-owned guns in the past week as part of a crackdown on dangerous driving, weapons offenses, and vehicle thefts throughout the city.

Hail to the retiring chief, Sue Riseling

Sunday was Sue Riseling's last day as chief of the UW Madison Police Department after 25 years of service to the UW community, and she leaves as one of the most respected campus police chiefs in the nation.

911 board responds to county executive's suggestions

Chairman: 'We all missed something, somewhere, and now we have to make the fixes'

Dane County Executive Joe Parisi is calling for change in how all 911 calls for police help are handled in an effort to reduce call answer times and the time it takes to dispatch emergency crews to a scene.

City officially swears in new police chief

Koval has been with department for almost 30 years

The Madison police force is officially under new leadership. Mike Koval was sworn in Wednesday afternoon. He's Madison's 29th chief in the department's 158-year history.