South Side Pride
The most populous district with over 114,000 people, District Six holds Mitchell International Airport and many working-class neighborhoods within its boundaries.
MPD in District Six
Tactics, programs and community outreach used by the police department throughout the district.
Park & Walks
Officers park their squad cars and patrol neighborhoods on foot with community stakeholders to reach out and connect with the people and businesses in the neighborhood.
Foot Beats & Bicycle Patrols
This allows officers to have more direct contact and increased visibility in business areas and heavily travelled corridors to establish strong relationships with business owners.
Stories in the Garden:
MPD officers host this event where members of the police department read short stories to school children in the neighborhood.
MPD partners with community leaders to host events that help to improve community relations through events like weekly graffiti and trash clean-ups. During the holidays, officers wrap hundreds of gifts given away at UMOS (United Migrant Opportunity Services).
District Six 2017 Crime Stats vs. Previous Year
Versus the previous year, decreases in robberies (-14%), burglaries (-16%), and motor vehicle theft (-12%).
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