Reginald Patterson

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Service Record

Agency Madison Wisconsin Police Department
Rank Officer, Detective, Lieutenant (12/30/2019)[1][2][3]
Dates of Service Hired in 2006.[4]
Salary $114,611 (2019)[5]
Last Known Status Resigned[1]

Incident Reports

2021 Sex in Public

On September 16, 2021, Patterson had sexual relations with a woman in his squad car. The incident was recorded on video by a bystander.[6]

On November 24, 2021, Patterson resigned.[1]

Department Response

On September 16, 2021, Patterson was placed on administrative leave.[7]

The department moved to dismiss Patterson after finding he had violated multiple department policies.[1]

Legal Action

The Dane County Sheriff’s Office, which investigated the incident, referred no criminal charges.[1]