public_safety

Madison explores 'border dropping' to speed up emergency response

Mayor Soglin requests study into sharing public safety responders based on proximity, not jurisdiction

The City of Madison is taking the first steps to work with its neighbors to ensure the closest fire engine would be sent to an incident regardless of which municipality it happens to be in.

Soglin: Madison becoming drop-off for state's homeless

Police investigate municipalities bringing people to Madison to use city's resources

Madison Mayor Paul Soglin has spent time scrolling through pages of listed sex offenders, searching for those with addresses listed as a homeless shelter.