East District Blotter

Tag: Community Policing

April 7, 2014 2:27 PM

First off, I would like to thank all of the neighbors in the East District who participated in the community survey. In total, we had 264 participants give feedback. Your participation in the survey will help focus our continued work in the East neighborhoods.   Many of you reported that … [read more]

July 30, 2013 9:35 PM

On a hot July afternoon the annual Darbo-Worthington neighborhood bike rodeo took place. Participation from youth was up from previous years with almost 60-70 children attending. This was the second annual neighborhood bike rodeo for the children.  This opportunity provided a bicycle safety … [read more]

June 5, 2013 5:53 PM

Recently some neighbors have called to complain about a female going door to door in East District neighborhoods soliciting to sell children's books and materials. Complaints ranged from failure to, produce the permit, contacting houses,late, and asking questions about children in the … [read more]

April 26, 2013 4:35 PM

Officer Chanda Dolsen, East District 4th Detail has been active with Cyber Safety presentations in surrounding areas. These presentations have been very well recieved and help keep the whole family safe while using the resources the Internet provides. In the coming months we will offer this … [read more]

November 1, 2012 9:24 AM

Officer Tim Harder recently stopped over at Schenk Elementary to read a book, “Old Bear”, to the 1st grade class. The kids loved the story and then had a chance to ask Officer Tim questions afterward. Thanks to the C.O.P.S. and Safety Education program Tim was able to hand out Madison Police … [read more]

May 1, 2012 8:33 AM

Problem-Solving: Budget Motels Following the values of trust based policing the East District has been working with the community to solve some local issues. Over the last several years some of the budget motels in the East District have seen a spike in the number of calls for service to … [read more]