Traffic Enforcement Safety Team
The Traffic Enforcement Safety Team's mission is to increase public safety on the streets and highways of the City of Madison. Through the use of both enforcement and education, TEST addresses dangerous behaviors that compromise traffic safety.
Each police district has a TEST liaison who identifies enforcement needs of the district and works with district personnel in developing traffic safety initiatives. TEST also responds to citizen complaints about problem areas in need of increased/focused traffic enforcement.
July 20, 2018 1:09 PM
PEDESTRIAN SAFETY LAWS The definition of "yielding to a pedestrian": The driver of a vehicle is required to reduce speed, or stop if necessary, to avoid endangering, colliding with or interfering in any way with pedestrian travel. Failure To Yield To Pedestrian/Bicyclist 346.24(1): … [read more]
April 7, 2017 8:55 AM
Please find information below in the flyers regarding ordinance information related to Median Safety - MGO Sec. 12.325 Entering or Staying Upon Highways Restricted. Median Safety Ordinance Flyer Ordenanza Sobre La Seguridad De La Linea Divisoria [read more]
October 10, 2016 9:35 AM
Saturday, October 15, is White Cane Safety Day in Wisconsin and nationwide. Since 1964, this national observance is celebrated annually on October 15. In honor of White Cane Safety Day, various groups throughout Wisconsin and the nation will be organizing events in their communities to bring … [read more]
- Call (608) 266-4622
- Call Speeders Hotline: (608) 266-4624 to lodge a complaint.
- Report Traffic Enforcement Concerns
A complaint log is maintained and shared with district personnel, who will investigate the nature of the problem. If an assessment of the problem area indicates the need for heightened traffic enforcement, the TEST team will undertake a traffic initiative to address the problem.