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Additional Resources

Milwaukee Police Department

Milwaukee County Fraud Hotline

Milwaukee Public Schools

Milwaukee County Sherriff's Office

State of Wisconsin Programs and Agencies

  
FoodShare/FoodStamp, BadgerCare, or Medicaid fraud
Daycare/Child Care Fraud, or fraud in W-2 programs
State tax fraud
Unemployment Insurance/Compensation fraud
  • Department of Workforce Development
  • Toll-free (800) 909-9472
  • Fraud specialists are available Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Consumer Scams

  • Wisconsin Bureau of Consumer Protection Hotline: toll-free (800) 422-7128
  • Internet-based scams: FBI Internet Fraud Complaint Center
  • Mail-based scams: U.S. Postal Inspection Service Mail Fraud Complaint Form
  • Federal Trade Commission (lotto scams, fake debt collections, etc.):
    • Toll-free (877) FTC-HELP or
    • File a complaint online

Medicare Fraud

Report Suspected Federal Tax Fraud 

  • The IRS does not accept alleged tax law violation referrals over the phone
  • Download the information referral forms or order by calling (800) 829-0433

 

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Contact Us

Fraud Hotline
200 E. Wells Street
Room 401
Milwaukee, WI 53202  

(414) 286-3440
hotline@milwaukee.gov

Other Help Services

Bureau of Milwaukee Child Welfare
  • To report Child Abuse/Neglect: (414) 220-SAFE (7233)
Elder Abuse Reporting
Psychiatric Crisis Services (Mental Health)
Milwaukee County Department of Child Support Enforcement