officer-involved_shooting

Officer-involved death bill awaiting governor's signature

Bill requires investigations to include 2 outside individuals

Seventeen months ago Paul Heenan was shot and killed by a Madison police officer. When an investigation conducted internally by the department cleared the officer, Heenan's friends started asking questions.

Changes proposed for officer-involved shooting reviews

Panel would come from outside department, provide recommendation to DA

A bill in the state Legislature wants to change the way local police react after an officer-involved shooting. The measure would prevent police from investigating themselves.