Why MPD

About the Madison Police Department

The City of Madison Police Department doesn't just promote diversity, we are committed to delivering high quality police services to all members of our community. The department is made up of professionals who are dedicated to serving the public and to make Madison a better place to live, work, and play.

Mission Statement: We, the members of the Madison Police Department, are committed to providing high quality police services that are accessible to all members of the community. We believe in the dignity of all people and respect individual and constitutional rights in fulfilling this mission.

About Madison

Madison is a great place to live, work, and play.

  • Vibrant cultural hub of art, music, food and beer
  • Year-Round Farmer's Market
  • Dog Friendly city
  • With over 50 trails covering 505 miles, you're bound to find a perfect trail for you!
  • Large Downtown Entertainment District

Recruitment Questions

Personnel & Training Office
JoinMPD@cityofmadison.com
(608) 266-4190

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