Crime Prevention / Social Media Coordinator

The Madison Police Department Crime Prevention / Social Media Coordinator facilitates training requests for businesses, service groups, citizens, and other organizations in the City of Madison.

The goal of the Madison Police Department's Crime Prevention Unit is to coordinate programs and strategies to reduce crime and create community partners throughout Madison. Our trainings focus on methods used to prevent crime and encourage community engagement.

The following training topics are provided by the Madison Police Department:

McGruff

Trainings can be tailored to the need of the requesting organization.

For more information or to schedule training, contact the Crime Prevention / Social Media Coordinator Officer Tyler Grigg at tgrigg@cityofmadison.com or (608) 266-4238.

May 16, 2019 10:15 AM

There have been 150 stolen vehicles so far in 2019, a 14% increase over same time period last year. In April of this year, the City had 34 stolen autos reported, representing a 36% increase over April of 2018. Of the 34 stolen autos reported in April, 28 had keys left in them. Two stolen … [read more]

April 24, 2019 11:13 AM

DOSE OF REALITY On April 27, we will be collecting any unused prescription painkillers as part of Wisconsin’s next Drug Take Back Day. Madison Police Department will have two lobby locations open on Saturday from 8a-4p: East District: 809 S. Thompson Dr West District: 1710 McKenna … [read more]

April 17, 2019 12:33 PM

Most of us have felt it at some time or another: that sinking feeling when you can’t find your phone anywhere and realize you’ve lost it, or worse, that someone has stolen it. Mobile phones and the data they hold are very valuable to thieves. And for similar reasons — they hold so much important … [read more]

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