09/12/2016, 12:00 PM

The Madison Police Department is proud to announce that the 2016 Pre-Service Academy class took their oath-of-office on September 12 at our Police Training Center. Almost 700 applicants competed for the twenty-three positions. We are proud of this class profile which reflects a group that has an average age of 27 years old. Of note, 43% of our class is comprised of women and 30% are people of color.  All have significant life, work, education, and community service experiences. Below ...

09/07/2016, 01:01 PM

Last month, MPD conducted both our Black Youth Academy and our Latino Youth Academy, marking our fifth and sixth years, respectively, for these youth outreach and education programs for area eighth-graders. This year, MPD partnered with Fitchburg, Middleton, and Sun Prairie Police Departments and the 115th Fighter Wing security forces based in Madison, and in past years we have received support from the Dane County Sheriff’s Office and University of Wisconsin-Madison Police Department as well. ...

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