• Free Outdoor Movies!

    The Madison Police Department, The Awesome Project, the Bayview Foundation, Unity Point Health Meriter and The Bridge Madison are bringing to you free outdoor movie nights! 

  • What is MPD's Citizen Academy?

    The Madison Police Department's Citizen Academy is a program that is designed to give the public a working knowledge and understanding of the values, goals, and operations of the City of Madison Police Department.

  • Active Shooter: What Should I do?

    It is unfortunate that sudden violence perpetrated by an individual bent on killing innocent people is a reality in modern American communities. The good news is that the likelihood of finding yourself in the crossfire...

  • Looking for Lost Property? We Might Be Able to Help!

    In 2015 the Madison Police Department collected almost 1,800 pieces of found property.  "Lost Property" means personal property, money or other movable property that have been lost, abandoned or left on.....


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  • Slow Down!
    05/24/2016, 07:49 AM | This week, the Madison Police Department is partnering with Safe Communities Madison-Dane County in ...
  • Crime Prevention Tip of the Week
    05/23/2016, 11:01 AM | Natural Surveillance is a CPTED concept.  CPTED stands for Crime Prevention Through Environmen ...


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  • Suspicious Person
    5/24/2016, 2:19 PM: Post Rd. |  A Madison teen told police she was walking …
  • Residential Burglary
    5/23/2016, 12:49 PM: 4700 block Crescent Rd. | A frightened mother contacted the MPD last Thursday …

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