How to Obtain Records

Police Reports

The public can access police reports in a number of ways:
  • phone requests
  • mailed requests
  • in-person requests
  • faxed requests
  • requests through the MPD website
All reports are subject to a review process.

Accident Reports

Go to Accident Reports.

For All Other Requests for Information

  • Call Records at (608) 266-4075.
  • Mail requests or visit in-person:
    Madison Police Records
    211 S. Carroll Street
    Madison, WI, 53703
  • Fax Records at (608) 267-1117.

Fees for Reports

  • Fees for reports are $0.25 per page for most reports.
  • $0.50 cents a page for reports pulled from microfilm - generally pre-1995.
  • There is an additional charge of $1.00 for mailed reports (for postage and handling).
Sue Fichtel

Sue Fichtel

Records Manager