Chief of Police Ann M. Wellens

Chief of Police
Ann M. Wellens

We are excited about using this site to communicate with our residents, businesses, and visitors.

Our Department’s mission is to provide a modern, flexible, full service department which is responsive to the community and its needs. Central to this mission is a set of values that will guide our work and decisions and allow us to make a significant contribution to improving the quality of life in South Milwaukee. Equally significant are realistic goals which provide direction and purpose and establish a standard for measuring progress and success.

While exploring our website, you will find pertinent information concerning a wide variety of Police Department and community issues. We also welcome your comments, suggestions and questions.

Public Notice The South Milwaukee Police Department is scheduled for an On-Site Assessment as part of a program to achieve accreditation by verifying it meets professional standards.

Anyone wishing to submit written comments about the South Milwaukee Police Department’s ability to comply with the standards for accreditation may send them to the Wisconsin Law Enforcement Accreditation Group.

Click here for more information.


We back the badge

“We Back the Badge” yard signs available at the Police Department

Please feel free to stop at the South Milwaukee Police Department and pick up your “We Back the Badge” yard sign to show your support for local law enforcement. The price for one sign is $5.00.

The Crime Free Multi-Housing Program-
 Open to the public.
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South Milwaukee Police Department
2424 15th Avenue • South Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53172
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