Welcome to the North Side
District Five is comprised of a 7.7 square mile area with a district population of nearly 68,000 residents.
MPD in District Five
Tactics, programs and community outreach used by the police department throughout the district.
Community Liason Officers
MPD officers communicate, coordinate and partner with community organizers to bridge the gap between the residents of District Five and the police department.
Community Prosecution Unit
The MPD works closely with community organizers, aldermen and the Department of Neighborhood Service (DNS) to target quality of life issues and help address long term issues specific to the district.
The MPD helps host events in the district that help improve community relations like National Night Out, a community Thanksgiving dinner and various Christmas projects.
Officers host monthly meetings held on the first Wednesday of the month at the Martin L King JR. Dr. Library to address community concerns and share crime prevention tips
District Five 2017 Crime Stats vs. Previous Year
Versus the previous year, decreases in theft (-9%), motor vehicle theft (-17%), and armed robberies (-21%).
Motor Vehicle Theft
Explore the Districts
Downtown East Side, UWM, Central Business District
The Southside Walker’s Point, Mitchell Park, Cesar Chavez Drive
The West Side Marquette, Miller Brewery, Milwaukee County Zoo
Northwest Milwaukee Spacious Subdivisions, Commercial Parks
The North Side Riverwest, Harambee, Bronzeville, Brewers Hill
Southwest Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport, Uncas Park
Northwest Milwaukee Nash Park, Enderis Park, Grasslyn Manor, Sherman Park