— Longtime University of Wisconsin-Madison police chief
Sue Riseling is retiring.
55-year-old Riseling has been chief for 25 years and was
the first woman and youngest person to lead a Big Ten
university police force.
announced Wednesday that she will retire effective Aug. 7.
She will then lead the International Association of Campus
Law Enforcement Administrators, which advocates for
members representing more than 1,000 colleges and
universities in 10 countries.
says in a statement announcing her retirement that serving
as police chief was her childhood dream. UW-Madison
Chancellor Rebecca Blank says she can't think of anyone on
campus who has been a more integral part of its recent
Chief Brian Bridges will serve as interim chief.