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Community Outreach

Community Outreach

The mission of MPD's Community Outreach team is to build, strengthen and sustain authentic community relationships in order to enhance trust, cultivate mutual respect, and increase fairness in policing through restorative and procedural justice, community outreach, education and problem solving. The Community Outreach team is dedicated to promoting social awareness and cultivating a culture of inclusion for both the MPD and for our community at large.

August 5, 2021 10:10 AM

We are proud to announce that Captain Matt Tye (who oversees our Community Outreach section) was selected as a recipient/scholar of the 2021 National Institute of Justice (NIJ) Law Enforcement Advancing Data and Science (LEADS) program cohort! What is this exactly? The NIJ LEADS Scholars … [read more]

July 26, 2021 6:00 PM

In partnership with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Dane County, the Madison Police Department is hosting a free, five-day Leadership Camp for youth entering 7th and 8th grade in fall. Leadership Camp will focus on goal setting, effective communication and skills essential to life success. … [read more]

July 9, 2021 8:13 AM

We are excited to announce that we are offering a CSI for Kids event coming up on August 6 from 11am-1pm at Goodman Library. This event is free and open to the public. Kids (suggested ages are 8-12) and parents will meet MPD CSI personnel, learn about what they do, see their cool vehicle and … [read more]

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