Chief David Erwin [said] that he respects people's right to petition their government, but that he believes some protesters' behavior has crossed into intimidation.
"I understand it's a political environment," Erwin said of the Capitol. "(But) there's a line. We're better than that."
August 27, 2012
"The Wisconsin Capitol's new police chief said Monday that he plans to crack down on protesters who don't follow the building's rules..."
"... because he wants to restore a sense of normalcy and safety to the statehouse."