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Page: Crimes Against Persons
1. Please describe how much of a problem the following activities are in YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD.
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Assault/Battery72.2% (190)14.8% (39)10.6% (28)2.3% (6)1.43263
Sexual Assaults78.4% (207)11.7% (31)8.3% (22)1.5% (4)1.33264
Street Robbery56.8% (150)19.3% (51)15.9% (42)8.0% (21)1.75264
Domestic/Family Violence63.5% (167)23.6% (62)11.4% (30)1.5% (4)1.51263
Hate Crimes82.8% (217)15.6% (41)1.5% (4)0.0% (0)1.19262
Gun Crimes64.5% (169)19.1% (50)10.3% (27)6.1% (16)1.58262

Page: Crimes Against Property
2. Please describe how much of a problem the following activities are in YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD.
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Burglary/Break-Ins23.7% (62)35.9% (94)30.2% (79)10.3% (27)2.27262
Vandalism36.4% (96)39.0% (103)20.5% (54)4.2% (11)1.92264
Graffiti43.6% (115)37.5% (99)15.9% (42)3.0% (8)1.78264
Car Theft61.4% (162)21.6% (57)11.4% (30)5.7% (15)1.61264

Page: Crimes Against Society
3. Please describe how much of a problem the following activities are in YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD.
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Drug Use in Public67.7% (176)19.6% (51)8.8% (23)3.8% (10)1.49260
Drug Sales on Street or in Drug Houses57.7% (150)20.0% (52)13.5% (35)8.8% (23)1.73260
Prostitution89.2% (232)6.9% (18)2.3% (6)1.5% (4)1.16260
Drinking in Public66.5% (173)22.3% (58)8.5% (22)2.7% (7)1.47260
Aggressive Panhandling83.5% (218)10.3% (27)4.6% (12)1.5% (4)1.24261
Loud Music/Parties62.7% (163)24.2% (63)9.2% (24)3.8% (10)1.54260
Garbage/Litter50.2% (131)30.3% (79)16.9% (44)2.7% (7)1.72261
Gangs74.7% (195)16.1% (42)5.0% (13)4.2% (11)1.39261
Loitering69.7% (182)18.0% (47)9.2% (24)3.1% (8)1.46261
Truancy77.4% (199)16.7% (43)3.1% (8)2.7% (7)1.31257

Page: Traffic Offenses
4. Please describe how much of a problem the following activities are in YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD.
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Speeding Vehicles12.7% (33)30.0% (78)30.0% (78)27.3% (71)2.72260
Reckless Driving32.0% (83)28.2% (73)25.5% (66)14.3% (37)2.22259
Abandoned Cars76.4% (198)18.5% (48)3.5% (9)1.5% (4)1.30259
Drunk Driving66.9% (174)18.5% (48)10.0% (26)4.6% (12)1.52260
Illegally Parked Cars62.7% (163)24.6% (64)8.5% (22)4.2% (11)1.54260
Traffic Sign/Signal Violations46.7% (121)30.1% (78)15.4% (40)7.7% (20)1.84259
Loud Vehicle Music/Equipment35.4% (92)35.0% (91)16.5% (43)13.1% (34)2.07260

Page: Other Areas
5. Please describe how much of a problem the following activities are in YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD.
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Rundown Houses/Buildings64.9% (168)24.7% (64)8.5% (22)1.9% (5)1.47259
Overgrown Shrubs/Weeds57.6% (148)31.9% (82)7.8% (20)2.7% (7)1.56257
Vacant Lots84.9% (220)10.8% (28)3.9% (10)0.4% (1)1.20259
Adequate Public Street Lighting46.5% (120)24.0% (62)18.2% (47)11.2% (29)1.94258

Page: Police/Community Interaction
6. Please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements.
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It is important for community members to work with the police to solve local problems.0.4% (1)0.4% (1)30.4% (77)68.8% (174)3.68253
My neighborhood is a safe place to live.0.4% (1)9.8% (25)59.8% (152)29.9% (76)3.19254
It is important for citizens to take an active role in preventing crime.0.4% (1)2.8% (7)44.5% (113)52.4% (133)3.49254
If I saw children in my neighborhood causing problems, I would likely first ask them to stop before I called the police to get involved.3.9% (10)21.3% (54)56.3% (143)18.5% (47)2.89254
Crime prevention is the responsibility of the police; NOT citizens like me.20.6% (52)61.7% (156)14.6% (37)3.2% (8)2.00253
The police solve crimes quickly.7.3% (18)29.8% (73)57.6% (141)5.3% (13)2.61245
I believe the police would respond quickly if I were to call them about an emergency.1.2% (3)7.1% (18)56.7% (143)34.9% (88)3.25252
I trust the leadership of the Madison Police Department.5.2% (13)12.0% (30)56.6% (141)26.1% (65)3.04249
The police provide quality service to the residents of my community.0.8% (2)9.6% (24)59.0% (148)30.7% (77)3.20251
I am afraid to work with police for fear of retaliation.57.3% (145)34.0% (86)6.7% (17)2.0% (5)1.53253

Page: Feelings/Beliefs
7. Please indicate your feelings/beliefs of the City of Madison Police Department.
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The Madison Police treat people with respect.0.4% (1)12.5% (31)61.7% (153)25.4% (63)3.12248
The Madison Police treat people fairly.1.2% (3)13.8% (34)59.8% (147)25.2% (62)3.09246
The Madison Police enjoy helping people.0.0% (0)16.6% (41)54.3% (134)29.1% (72)3.13247
The Madison Police act professionally.0.0% (0)10.2% (25)60.2% (148)29.7% (73)3.20246
The Madison Police understand my values.2.8% (7)17.1% (42)55.3% (136)24.8% (61)3.02246
The Madison Police use appropriate force.2.4% (6)23.3% (57)53.5% (131)20.8% (51)2.93245
The Madison Police have earned my trust.3.3% (8)15.9% (39)50.4% (124)30.5% (75)3.08246

Page: Personal Activity
8. The following questions ask you how often you engage in a variety of activities. Please select a response for each activity. Please consider : Never------------0 times/month Seldom--------1-2 times/month Occasionally---1-2 times/week Often-----------3+ times/week How often do you...
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Stay home alone during the day4.0% (10)26.4% (66)28.4% (71)41.2% (103)3.07250
Stay home alone after dark5.2% (13)14.9% (37)28.5% (71)51.4% (128)3.26249
Walk/Jog in your neighborhood in the daytime6.5% (16)11.7% (29)34.3% (85)47.6% (118)3.23248
Walk/Jog in your neighborhood after dark25.5% (63)30.4% (75)25.1% (62)19.0% (47)2.38247
Travel on public transportation during the day58.8% (147)20.4% (51)9.6% (24)11.2% (28)1.73250
Travel on public transportation after dark70.0% (175)17.6% (44)7.6% (19)4.8% (12)1.47250
Park your car overnight on the street38.4% (96)33.2% (83)13.6% (34)14.8% (37)2.05250
Visit a neighborhood park or playground11.2% (28)24.0% (60)35.2% (88)29.6% (74)2.83250

Page: Personal safety
9. The following questions ask you about how fearful you are of crime or your personal safety. Indicate how fearful you are of the following by selecting one response to the right of each statement.
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Crime in your neighborhood (in general)30.6% (76)57.7% (143)9.3% (23)2.4% (6)1.83248
Being home alone during the day86.7% (216)12.4% (31)0.8% (2)0.0% (0)1.14249
Being home alone after dark61.8% (154)31.7% (79)4.8% (12)1.6% (4)1.46249
Walking/jogging in your neighborhood during the day84.7% (211)14.1% (35)1.2% (3)0.0% (0)1.16249
Walking/jogging in your neighborhood after dark24.5% (61)46.2% (115)19.7% (49)9.6% (24)2.14249
Traveling on public transportation during the day73.6% (178)21.5% (52)3.3% (8)1.7% (4)1.33242
Traveling on public transportation after dark41.0% (100)32.8% (80)20.5% (50)5.7% (14)1.91244
Parking your car overnight on the street33.1% (82)45.6% (113)16.1% (40)5.2% (13)1.94248
Visiting a neighborhood park or playground76.5% (189)19.8% (49)2.8% (7)0.8% (2)1.28247
Being outside in your neighborhood at night37.2% (92)47.0% (116)12.6% (31)3.2% (8)1.82247

Page: Personal Information continued
10. How long have you lived at your current location?
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Years
 
96.0%237
Months
 
66.8%165

11. What street do you live on?
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12. What block do you live on (i.e., 1100, 2900, etc)?
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13. Is this a business or a residence?
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Percent
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Business
3.7%9
Residence
96.3%235

14. Do you own or rent your property?
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Own
85.7%210
Rent
14.3%35

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15. What is your gender?
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Male
39.7%95
Female
60.3%144

16. What year were you born?
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Percent
Response
Count
1900 0.0%0
1901 0.0%0
1902 0.0%0
1903 0.0%0
1904 0.0%0
1905 0.0%0
1906 0.0%0
1907 0.0%0
1908 0.0%0
1909 0.0%0
1910 0.0%0
1911 0.0%0
1912 0.0%0
1913 0.0%0
1914 0.0%0
1915 0.0%0
1916 0.0%0
1917 0.0%0
1918 0.0%0
1919 0.0%0
1920 0.0%0
1921 0.0%0
1922 0.0%0
1923 0.0%0
1924 0.0%0
1925 0.0%0
1926 0.0%0
1927 0.0%0
1928 0.0%0
1929 0.0%0
1930 0.0%0
1931 0.0%0
1932 0.0%0
1933
0.4%1
1934 0.0%0
1935
0.4%1
1936
0.4%1
1937
0.4%1
1938
0.4%1
1939
1.3%3
1940 0.0%0
1941
2.2%5
1942
1.3%3
1943 0.0%0
1944
0.4%1
1945
0.4%1
1946
1.3%3
1947
1.7%4
1948
1.7%4
1949
3.9%9
1950
2.2%5
1951
0.9%2
1952
1.3%3
1953
2.6%6
1954
1.3%3
1955
2.2%5
1956
1.7%4
1957
3.5%8
1958
3.5%8
1959
2.6%6
1960
3.0%7
1961
2.6%6
1962
1.7%4
1963
0.4%1
1964
0.9%2
1965
3.0%7
1966
3.0%7
1967
2.6%6
1968
1.7%4
1969
0.9%2
1970
2.2%5
1971
2.2%5
1972
3.0%7
1973
2.2%5
1974
1.7%4
1975
2.2%5
1976
1.7%4
1977
3.5%8
1978
1.7%4
1979
3.0%7
1980
3.0%7
1981
1.7%4
1982
3.5%8
1983
2.6%6
1984
0.9%2
1985
0.4%1
1986 0.0%0
1987
0.9%2
1988
1.3%3
1989
0.4%1
1990
0.9%2
1991
0.4%1
1992
2.2%5
1993 0.0%0
1994
0.4%1
1995 0.0%0
1996 0.0%0
1997 0.0%0
1998 0.0%0
1999 0.0%0

17. What is your race/ethnicity?
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Count
African-American
1.7%4
Asian-America
1.3%3
Caucasion/White
91.7%220
Hispanic
0.4%1
Native American
0.4%1
Other (please specify)
 
4.6%11

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18. Besides your household, how many people do you know by name in your neighborhood?
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Percent
Response
Count
0
1.6%4
1-2
4.5%11
3-4
9.0%22
5-7
13.5%33
8-10
17.2%42
10-15
18.4%45
15-20
14.3%35
20-30
10.2%25
30+
11.1%27

19. Do you know what neighborhood association is active in your neighborhood?
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Response
Count
Yes
76.6%183
No
23.4%56

20. If yes, which neighborhood association are you located in?
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21. Are you a member of your neighborhood association?
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Percent
Response
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Yes
43.4%105
No
56.6%137

22. Is there anything you would like to say to the Madison Police Department?
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