November 7, 2008
At approximately 11:10 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 3, a 20-year-old UW–Madison sorority member reported to Madison Police that she had been robbed at gunpoint while walking in a parking lot near her residence in the 100 block Langdon Street.
October 30, 2008
The city of Madison is preparing another safe and fun Freakfest celebration on Saturday, Nov. 1. If you’re a continuing student, you know how it all works. But if you are a new student, here are some thoughts to remember as you celebrate.
October 20, 2008
Have you ever used a hand-held fire extinguisher to put out a fire? Does your house or apartment have a working smoke detector?
October 14, 2008
Two separate downtown sexual assaults involving members of the UW–Madison community were reported to the Madison Police Department during the weekend of Oct. 11-12.
October 14, 2008
If you own an inactive or outdated cell phone, delete your personal information and drop it off at one of a handful of campus collection sites before Friday, Oct. 31.
October 9, 2008
The Madison Police Department is continuing to look for information leading to the arrest of individuals involved in a string of armed robberies on and around the UW–Madison campus.
October 1, 2008
The University of Wisconsin–Madison conducted the first full-scale test of WiscAlerts-Text, its emergency text-messaging service, at 1:15 p.m. today (Oct. 1).
September 30, 2008
Two UW–Madison students were impacted by separate incidents of apparent fourth-degree sexual assault in recent days.
September 25, 2008
The Madison Police Department, UW Police Department and the Offices of the Dean of Students are looking for the community's assistance to help identify the perpetrators of a string of sometimes violent robberies dating back to March 2008.
September 22, 2008
At 10 p.m. on Sept. 19, Madison police responded to reports of a robbery at the corner of Randall Avenue and Mound Street.
September 16, 2008
A UW–Madison student was robbed in the 100 block of West Gilman Street just after midnight this morning (Sept. 16).
September 12, 2008
A UW–Madison staff member escaped injury on Sept. 11 after being mugged by two men outside Bascom Hall. The incident took place at 9:45 p.m. near the southwest corner of the building, according to UWPD.
September 11, 2008
The Madison Police Department is looking for information about a fight that took place in the 100 block of North Breese Terrace around 12:30 a.m. on Sept. 7.
September 8, 2008
UW-Madison is again encouraging members of the campus community to focus on nighttime safety in the wake of an off-campus incident in the area of Mills and Chandler streets late on Sept. 5.
September 4, 2008
The family of Brittany Zimmermann returned to Madison today (Sept. 4) to announce the creation of a reward fund designed to spur tips and other information that might help solve the case.
August 25, 2008
Taking care of your personal safety isn't something to just to think about at nighttime or after class, but to make a part of your life, all of the time.
August 18, 2008
Dean of Students Lori Berquam (right) talks with (left to right) students Nick Lang, Natasha Flatt and Meagan Walsh as they move into a…
August 14, 2008
Students and parents moving into to downtown apartments and houses will receive a personal welcome Friday, Aug. 15, from University of Wisconsin–Madison officials and officers from the University of Wisconsin Police Department (UWPD) and the Madison Police Department (MPD).
August 6, 2008
WiscAlerts-Text, UW–Madison’s new emergency text-messaging service, reached the 10,000 subscriber mark on Aug. 5.
July 28, 2008
WiscAlerts-Text, UW–Madison’s new emergency text-messaging service, is closing in on 10,000 subscribers.