Crime Prevention Safety Resources

The Madison Police Department has one Crime Prevention Officer, who provides individualized security surveys for homes or businesses as well as addressing other issues germane to property security. The Crime Prevention Officer also conducts presentations and trainings on personal safety and can provide information tailored to seniors and children. Additionally, the Crime Prevention Officer disseminates information on workplace violence and identity theft and is able to work with both individuals and organizations to customize training seminars.

November 23, 2015 8:50 AM

Remember to be aware of your surroundings. Remember not to expose your cash or credit cards before or past the point of purchase. Don't set your wallet down without keeping a hand on it. Many people forget and leave their wallets at the register. Electronic items like phones and tablets … [read more]

November 10, 2015 11:51 AM

The Madison Police Department Crime Prevention Safety Tip of the week! The IRS scam is making its way around the Madison area again today. In this scam a message is left for you to call back the IRS at a specific phone number. Madison Crime Prevention Unit has received two new IRS scam … [read more]

October 30, 2015 2:19 PM

The Madison Police Department’s Crime Prevention Safety Tip of the week. Don’t leave your purse, wallet, or phone unattended. Keep your hand on your purse, wallet, or phone when setting it on a counter or in a shopping cart. This will help prevent theft and also remind you to put it away … [read more]

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