Tag UW-Madison Police

UW Athletics completes safety review

A review of Athletics' health and safety-related policies and procedures affirmed the success of most of the department's practices and offered recommendations for an even greater level of care.

Research to relieve stress of police officers expands

The new work by the Center for Healthy Minds will expand on a pilot study that suggests a positive relationship between mindfulness training and measures such as sleep quality, officers’ perceived stress and symptoms of burnout.

UW monitoring possibility of new campus carry proposal

University leaders say they will continue to oppose any legislation that would allow concealed weapons in university buildings.

Four finalists selected for UWPD police chief

A search committee of faculty, staff, students and community members has selected four finalists for the position of University of Wisconsin–Madison chief of police.

Campus leaders’ statement on sexual assault reports

Sexual violence is unacceptable in our campus and community. We’re committed to transparency and communication, especially in a case as serious as this one.

Berquam: Information on recent sexual assault cases

The following statement was shared by Dean of Students Lori Berquam on Friday, Oct. 21. Sexual violence is unacceptable in our campus and community. As dean…

Chancellor Blank responds to campus protest

On April 19, the university received a set of student demands related to last week’s arrest by UWPD of a student suspected in a series…

Protest against racism peaceful

An estimated 300 to 400 University of Wisconsin–Madison campus and community members gathered on Bascom Hill shortly before noon today, Thursday, April 21, to protest incidents of racism over the past few months.

Clinton to hold Monday event at Gordon

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will hold an event on the University of Wisconsin–Madison campus on Monday afternoon. The event, to be held at Gordon…

UW-Madison enhances efforts to combat sexual assault

Sexual violence and the university’s response to it remains a topic of concern on our campus and others across the country. We want to share…

Badgers, UW–Madison partner on ‘It’s On Us’ campaign

UW–Madison has joined the national “It’s on Us” campaign to stop sexual assault and will showcase an “It’s On Us” video during the Homecoming football game Oct. 17.