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Police, jails becoming de facto health care providers

Law enforcement officers responding to more calls of individuals in mental crisis

Mental health care advocates say issues stemming from law enforcement officers responding to individuals in mental crisis are symptomatic of a greater problem.

UW officials OK'd former recruit accused of sexual assault to play at Kohl Center

Chancellor, chief allow Dominic Cizauskas to play at state championship

A former University of Wisconsin football recruit accused of sexually assaulting a student on campus was allowed to participate in his high school's state basketball championship at the Kohl Center by Chancellor Rebecca Blank and UW-Madison Police Chief Susan Riseling.

Officials discuss school safety, shootings

UW chief says shooters usually plan assaults, allowing chance for intervention

The University of Wisconsin-Madison police chief says school shootings almost never happen without the shooter telegraphing his intent ahead of time.