Madison police officer on leave after video allegedly shows sexual activity inside squad car

MADISON, Wis. A Madison police officer is on administrative leave after a video circulating online allegedly showed the officer engaging in sexual activity inside a squad car.

According to a release from the Madison Police Department, the department became aware of the video around 5 p.m. Thursday afternoon.

The department said the officer was identified and was placed on administrative leave while an investigation is completed.

In the release, officials from the Madison Police Department said it is taking the investigation seriously and is committed to transparency.