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MPD's Shadow Program cracks down on distracted drivers

Shadow vehicles report traffic violations to marked patrol car to make stop

Distracted drivers should think twice before picking up their phones to text or speeding down the highway because at any given time while on the Beltline, you could unknowingly be driving right next to a police officer.

Heenan's friends want Chief Wray out

Former roommates react to the call to end Officer Heimsness's service with MPD

Paul Heenan's former roommates say removing Stephen Heimsness from the Madison police officer isn't enough. They want his boss gone too.

Police seek missing teen with medical needs

Maxwell Esser, 15, has likely been without medication, MPD says

The Madison Police Department is seeking help to locate a 15-year-old boy who has been missing for more than a month.

Man arrested on suspicion of repeat THC possession

Police say 35-year-old was already on probation from a prior possession charge

Police say a Madison man is arrested Thursday after an officer investigating suspicious behavior in a parking lot finds the man was carrying marijuana.

Man arrested on suspicion of repeat THC possession

Police say 35-year-old was already on probation from a prior possession charge

Police say a Madison man is arrested Thursday after an officer investigating suspicious behavior in a parking lot finds the man was carrying marijuana.