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EVANSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT


The Evansville Police Department is responsible for providing the public with crime prevention services and protection of life and property. It is the goal of the Evansville Police Department to provide essential services to the citizens and visitors of the City of Evansville and to work with other agencies to achieve common goals.  The Police Department provides full-time police protection. Nine full-time officers (including the Police Chief and Lieutenant) and 4 part-time officers staff the Department. Additional support is provided to the City and surrounding areas by the Rock County Sheriff’s Department.  The Police Department is supervised generally by the Public Safety Committee, with specific statutory responsibilities overseen by the Evansville Police Commission.

 

   Police Drop Box
 Evansville Police Department's new medicine DRUG DROP-OFF...click here for more information
                                                                                              
                                                                                                                  (09/27/2014 Flyer)

 


             scott drop box                   scott jay drop box   



Links of Interest from the Chief of Police...click here


CONTACT THE EVANSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT: 

The Evansville Police Department is downtown at 10 West Church Street (PO Box 76). 
                       
  
        Emergency  **911                                                                                                                
          
Non-emergency  608-882-2292    evanspd@ci.evansville.wi.gov   
           Non-emergency (Rock County) 608-757-2244                                           
           Police Chief Scott McElroy - s.mcelroy@ci.evansville.wi.gov
           Police Lieutenant Jay Koehler - j.koehler@ci.evansville.wi.gov   
           Police Sergeant Patrick Reese - p.reese@ci.evansville.wi.gov                                    
           Police Officers:
               
I
an Reilly  - i.Reilly@ci.evansville.wi.gov
                Christopher Jones - c.jones@ci.evansville.wi.gov
                Michael Laufenberg - m.laufenberg@ci.evansville.wi.gov
                Justin Mahan-Strupp - j.mahanstrupp@ci.evansville.wi.gov                                    
                Matthew Nankee (Salvage Vehicle Inspector) - m.nankee@ci.evansville.wi.gov     
                Jeremy Schmidt - j.schmidt@ci.evansville.wi.gov
           Police Secretary Jill Puckett - j.puckett@ci.evansville.wi.gov

           
Rock County Dispatch Public Service Announcement
non-emergency please call 757-2244

PSA video (leaves city website)....

NEWS RELEASE
        
         Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over 2014
         Click It or Ticket - News Release 2014
          click it or ticket Fact Sheet
        
         Click It or Ticket - News Release 2012
         Click it or Ticket - News Release 2011
         Click It or Ticket - 2011 Results
         Click It or Ticket - News Release 2010

         click it or ticketFact Sheet

          Evansville Police Awarded Traffic Enforcement Equipment Grant           

          Halloween Safety Tips 2014
          Halloween Safety Tips
          Halloween Safety Tips (Spanish)
         
Hunter Safety from Sheriff Spoden - September 21, 2009
          Identity Theft 03-17-09                                                                                                    
          Parental Tips for Prom/Parties                                                                                        
          Prom letter to parents                           
          Prom 2009 Media Release from Rock County Sheriff


MEDIA RELEASE FROM THE CHIEF OF POLICE
       
April 26, 20114 - National Take Back Day
          April 22, 2013 - Contributing to Delinquency of Minors       
       
  April 11, 2013 - Procuring Alcohol to Minors
        May 20, 2011 - Bomb Threat Arrest
          December 3, 2010 - Prescription Drop Box Press Release
          May 28, 2010 - Child Pornography arrest
          April 23, 2010 - Residential Burglary
          April 19, 2010 - EPD to issue report cards
          September 8, 2009


NEWS FROM THE ATTORNEY GENERALS OFFICE
       
Concealed Carry - FAQ
       
2009 Open Meeting Guide
          2009 DOJ Public Records Guide
          Link to Wisconsin Department of Justice/Attorney General homepage click here...
          Identity Theft from the Attorney General
          Wisconsin Statutes on Fireworks

       
Attorney General Fireworks Advisory Memo 


BEHIND THE BADGE
The Police Department writes a regular column in the local paper The Evansville Review.  Past columns are presented here.
          November 2012 - Cell Phone Restrictions for Temporary/Probationary Licenses
          July 2012 - Graduated Driver's License

          December 2011 - Booze and Belts
          October 2011 - Know the rules Halloween safety tips
          September 2011 - Important Lesson for College Students - Protect Your Identity
          September 2011 - School Zone Safety 2001
          August 2011 - Consumer Alert following Hurricane Irene
          July 2011 - Concealed Carry Summary
          April 2011 - Storm Chaser Scams
          March 2011 - Identity Theft Part Two
          March 2011 - What is Identity Theft
          January 2011 - DNR and DMV Registration Agent

          December 2010 - Adult Crossing Guard Recognition Week 2011
          December 2010 - Prescription Drop Box Press Release
          November 2010 - Texting While Driving Banned in Wisconsin
          November 2010 - Booze and Belts
          October 2010 - Partners in Prevention Mentoring Grant
          September 2010 - Mentoring Grant
          August 2010 - Over the Limit Under Arrest 2010 - Campaign
          August 2010 - Over the Limit Under Arrest 2010 Fact Sheet
          July 2010 - Sex Offender Registry
          July 2010 - Drunk Driving in Wisconsin Act 100 Changes to the Law
          June 2010 - Uptown Two Hour Parking Restrictions
          June 2010 - Smoke Free Wisconsin Reminder
          June 2010 - Know the Law About Providing Alcohol to Anyone Under Age 21
          June 2010 - Mandatory Auto Insurance
          May 2010 - Texting While Driving Now Banned in Wisconsin
          April 2010 - Sexual Assault Awareness Month - 2 of 2
          April 2010 - Sexual Assault Awareness Month - 1 of 2
          February 2010 - Smoke Free Wisconsin
          February 2010 - Partners in Prevention
          January 2010 - Crime Stoppers

          December 2009 - Holiday Season Fire Prevention
          December 2009 - Booze and Belts
          December 2009 - Winter Driving Tips
          November 2009 - Winter Parking and Municipal Lot Parking
          November 2009 - VINE
          October 2009 - Ten Things to Make Halloween Safer
          October 2009 - Halloween Safety
          September 2009 - School Zone Safety
          August 2009 - School Bus Safety
          August 2009 - Over the Limit Under Arrest
          July 2009 - Seat Belt Law
          July 2009 - Business Checks
          June 2009 - Tornado - Severe Thunderstorms
          June 2009 - Fireworks in Wisconsin
          May 2009 - Graduation Party Tips
          April 2009 - Click It or Ticket
          April 2009 - Child Abuse Prevention
          April 2009 - Requesting Your Own Driving Record
          March 2009 - Scooters
          February 2009 - Worthless Check

February 2009 - R U OK

January 2009 - Snowmobile Safety

January 2009 - Winter Driving


POLICIES & PROCEDURES

Individuals requesting reports containing juvenile information must complete this form:

Records Retention Schedule

Worthless Check Procedure

Release of Information Policy

Citizen Complaint Policy



FORMS

Records Request Form

Request to Review Parking Citation

Municipal Parking Lot Permit - Application

Citizen Complaint Forms


 

HOW TO OBTAIN A COPY OF YOUR DRIVING RECORD

Requesting your driving record

Click here to obtain DMV form MV2896 VEHICLE / DRIVER RECORD INFORMATION REQUEST

 

CRIME STOPPERS

Upcoming - Landlord Training Brochure

WI Area Crime Stoppers

Madison Area Crime Stoppers

Janesville Area Crime Stoppers

Beloit Area Crime Stoppers

Green County Area Crime Stoppers

 

 

YEARLY CALLS FOR SERVICE REPORTS 

2010 Final Report Calls for Service

2002-2008 City of Evansville Calls for Service

2009 Evansville Police Department Yearly Report

2008 Evansville Police Department Yearly Report

2010 Rock County Calls for Service

2009 Rock County Calls for Service

2008 Rock County Calls for Service

2007 Rock County Calls for Service

2006 Rock County Calls for Service

2005 Rock County Calls for Service

2004 Rock County Calls for Service

2003 Rock County Calls for Service

2002 Rock County Calls for Service

 

WISCONSIN OFFICE OF JUSTICE ASSISTANCE REPORTS

2007-2008 Crime Comparison Report

 


NEWS ARTICLES - By Tammy Pomplun - The Evansville Review

There are Heroin Dealers in Evansville, says Lieutenant

Sheriff: “Right Now, The Drug of Choice is Heroin”

Info on “Smack” - Heroin

Heroin Use Blamed For Death in Evansville This Year

Evansville PD Begins Accreditation Process

Department Promotions

New Officer

Library Fines

 

NEWS ARTICLES - By Gina Duwe - The Janesville Gazette

Are You OK

Hiring Policy Raises Standards for Evansville Police

Evansville Police Seeking Grant for Additional Officer

Evansville Police Seeking Accreditation

 

 

 

 

 

**** For a link to the Wisconsin State Statutes click here****

****For a link to the Evansville Municipal Code click here****

608-882-2266 ph • Evansville City Hall• PO Box 76 • 31 S. Madison St. • Evansville, WI 53536