The South Police District encompasses the areas of the City of Madison which are south of the south shoreline of Lake Mendota, and the areas south of Regent Street and Speedway. The South District is bounded to the east by Monona Avenue, and on the West by Seminole Highway.
June 19, 2018 3:41 PM
Hello! My name is Paige Valenta. I am the new Captain of the South Police District. I grew up in the Madison area, and have been with the City of Madison Police Department for more than 20 years. Several of those years were as a patrol officer and a community policing team officer … [read more]
June 13, 2018 12:16 PM
It is with a heavy heart that I share that Lieutenant June Groehler recently passed away. Lt. Groehler started her career with MPD in 2000. She was the South District Patrol Lieutenant at the time of her passing. Lt. Groehler mentored many officers. She was loved and respected, and she will be … [read more]
May 11, 2018 5:40 PM
During April, the MPD addressed 1,760 incidents in the South District. That is an average of almost 59 incidents per day, which is a slight increase from March. As a reminder, most incidents are calls for service from citizens. These calls could be for reports of crime, but could also be for … [read more]