Madison
56° F
Clear
Clear
Advertisement

Two MPD officers suspended for policy violations

Published On: Jan 18 2013 03:12:24 PM CST

MADISON, Wis. -

Two Madison Police Department officers have been suspended for violating different procedures, according to MPD statements.

One officer failed to complete a required report last summer. According to a statement, further investigation of the officer found that he failed to complete a report in an earlier instance.

The officer was cited to be in violation of two counts of MPD policy and was suspended for 11 days. He has been in violation of similar policy in the past, the statement said.

Another officer was cited by MPD to have violated office policy against public criticism in August 2012.

According to a statement, the officer was critical of a fellow department member during an agency event. He was suspended without pay for five days.

The statement said the officer has been in violation of the public criticism policy in the past.

Advertisement
  • Marysville Pilchuck school shooting 4

    KOMO

    2 dead in school shooting near Seattle, sources say

    A school shooting has been reported at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Washington, about 35 miles north of Seattle.

  • Craig Spencer

    America's Ebola patients

    An American doctor who was working with Ebola patients in Guinea was been diagnosed with the disease after returning to New York. Learn more about him and America's other Ebola victims.

  • Hot peppers

    Karimala/iStock

    Notable food recalls

    A North Carolina producer of peppers and hot sauces is voluntarily recalling 6,215 pounds of fresh serrano chili peppers because some tested positive for salmonella. Here are other notable food recalls that made headlines.

  • jack-o-lantern Halloween pumpkin

    Juliet James/SXC

    Halloween

    Games, recipes, trick-or-treating, scary movies and everything else you need to make your Halloween extra spooky.

  • Politician, politics, debate, election

    iStock / bns124

    Election Coverage

    Get up-to-date on political stories, Reality Check the latest political ads, learn about the candidates and find election results in our special section.

  • Ebola virus pink

    CDC

    Ebola special coverage

    Get the latest news on the Ebola outbreak and resources to help you learn more about the deadly virus.

Advertisement