Category Archives: Crime

Cops likely to remain in Madison schools?

Why is ad hoc committee loathe to say so in so many words? Social justice warriors will go ballistic UPDATE TODAY 08-7-18 from Police Chief Mike Koval: At first blush, this document does appear to have abandoned the notion of abolishing … Continue reading

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The Left’s con game of ‘Unmet Needs’

Were Milwaukee cop killer’s needs “unmet”? How did police become the bad guys?  Because after 50 years of Great Society giveaways and 45 years of uninterrupted liberal rule in Madison; after affirmative action, court-ordered busing, Section 8 subsidized housing, food … Continue reading

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What’s this? Democrats oppose school reform, embrace socialism?

Ye olde centrally directed command and control Surprise, surprise: The Democrat(ic) candidates for governor are kowtowing to the teachers union. All four participating in a Capital Times forum — Kelda Roys, Mahlon Mitchell, Mike McCabe, and Kathleen Vinehout — would … Continue reading

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Who is killing all the young black men of Madison?

The inconvenient truth that dare not speak its name The Capital Times discovers another racial disparity and it is worse than Cops in Schools. “African-Americans increasingly targeted as gun homicides spike.” Given the headline’s passive voice, it is fair to … Continue reading

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Arrest the mother, too

There would be no demands for “cops out of our neighborhoods” if there were parents IN those neighborhoods!  Ald. Skidmore tells me the police who investigated the incident have been traumatized. They were called to the apartment in the 1700 … Continue reading

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Ald. Hall wants to take guns away from cops who protect banks from robbers

UPDATE: Ald. Hall cancels meeting that had been scheduled Tuesday with that bank on Milwaukee Street after blogging: ‘We don’t need to get into an arms race with would-be robbers’ Always a step ahead of the national movement to disarm … Continue reading

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