Steven G. Brandl, Ph.D. of the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Department of Criminal Justice has completed his analysis of the Milwaukee Police Department (MPD) uses of force for the year 2018. This report is the latest report in a systematic examination of the MPD use of force that has been ongoing since 2009.
The FPC has released the 2018 Vehicle Pursuit Report, detailing information related to vehicle pursuits engaged in by the Milwaukee Police Department (MPD). The goal is to provide the public with an objective measure of the frequency and circumstance of vehicle pursuits engaged in by MPD officers. This report is intended as a factual, informational, and unbiased tool for the public and policy makers to reference when examining this important topic.
FPC meeting agendas & minutes are now on Legistar
Beginning on March 21, 2019 all Fire and Police Commission agendas and minutes will be posted on Milwaukee's Legistar content management system. Follow the link below:
This is the common platform used by most other boards and committees in the City and County of Milwaukee. The incorporation of Fire and Police Commission (FPC) meeting agendas and minutes into this platform will allow for easier access to find, in a single location, all records of the business of a wide variety of local governmental bodies and will archive videos of FPC meetings as well.
All meeting materials prior to March 21, 2019 will continue to be maintained at https://city.milwaukee.gov/fpc/Meetings, as well as disciplinary appeal hearing notices and decisions.
As part of the recently announced Milwaukee Collaborative Reform Initiative (MKECR), the Milwaukee Fire and Police Commission (FPC) is pleased to announce a new web portal to offer the residents of the City of Milwaukee an opportunity to read, review, learn about and comment on the findings and recommendations contained in the draft US Department of Justice (US DOJ) Milwaukee Police Department (MPD) assessment report. Please read our press release for more information.
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The Milwaukee Fire and Police Commission is pleased to announce the release of the 2017 City of Milwaukee Police Satisfaction Survey Findings Report. The survey was conducted and the report was authored by the Strategic Research Institute of St. Norbert College in partnership with Dr. Joseph Cera of Neighborhood Analytics, LLC. The work is a replication of a survey conducted by Dr. Cera in 2014 with the addition of 4 questions related to the 911 system. An overview of the report was presented to the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners at their regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, March 1st.