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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/Battery63.4% (116)17.5% (32)15.3% (28)3.8% (7)1.60183
Sexual Assaults69.4% (127)16.9% (31)12.0% (22)1.6% (3)1.46183
Street Robbery46.4% (85)21.9% (40)23.0% (42)8.7% (16)1.94183
Domestic/Family Violence65.9% (120)19.8% (36)11.0% (20)3.3% (6)1.52182
Hate Crimes84.0% (152)11.0% (20)2.8% (5)2.2% (4)1.23181
Gun Crimes58.8% (107)18.1% (33)15.4% (28)7.7% (14)1.72182

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-Ins19.0% (35)35.3% (65)31.0% (57)14.7% (27)2.41184
Vandalism39.6% (72)39.6% (72)16.5% (30)4.4% (8)1.86182
Graffiti46.4% (84)38.1% (69)13.3% (24)2.2% (4)1.71181
Car Theft66.7% (120)21.7% (39)10.0% (18)1.7% (3)1.47180

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 Public64.8% (114)19.9% (35)6.8% (12)8.5% (15)1.59176
Drug Sales on Street or in Drug Houses57.7% (101)21.1% (37)10.9% (19)10.3% (18)1.74175
Prostitution83.5% (147)8.0% (14)5.1% (9)3.4% (6)1.28176
Drinking in Public55.1% (97)21.0% (37)11.9% (21)11.9% (21)1.81176
Aggressive Panhandling83.9% (146)8.6% (15)4.0% (7)3.4% (6)1.27174
Loud Music/Parties46.9% (82)26.3% (46)21.7% (38)5.1% (9)1.85175
Garbage/Litter36.8% (64)33.9% (59)20.7% (36)8.6% (15)2.01174
Gangs78.2% (136)12.6% (22)6.3% (11)2.9% (5)1.34174
Loitering68.6% (120)15.4% (27)12.0% (21)4.0% (7)1.51175
Truancy81.6% (142)12.1% (21)2.9% (5)3.4% (6)1.28174

Page: Traffic Offenses
4. Please describe how much of a problem the following activities are in YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD.
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Speeding Vehicles11.9% (21)29.5% (52)39.8% (70)18.8% (33)2.65176
Reckless Driving35.8% (63)25.6% (45)26.7% (47)11.9% (21)2.15176
Abandoned Cars68.6% (118)24.4% (42)4.7% (8)2.3% (4)1.41172
Drunk Driving65.1% (114)20.0% (35)12.0% (21)2.9% (5)1.53175
Illegally Parked Cars48.0% (84)29.1% (51)16.6% (29)6.3% (11)1.81175
Traffic Sign/Signal Violations35.6% (62)29.3% (51)20.1% (35)14.9% (26)2.14174
Loud Vehicle Music/Equipment34.3% (60)32.6% (57)20.0% (35)13.1% (23)2.12175

Page: Other Areas
5. Please describe how much of a problem the following activities are in YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD.
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Rundown Houses/Buildings53.7% (94)32.6% (57)8.6% (15)5.1% (9)1.65175
Overgrown Shrubs/Weeds54.6% (95)32.2% (56)8.0% (14)5.2% (9)1.64174
Vacant Lots83.8% (145)12.7% (22)0.6% (1)2.9% (5)1.23173
Adequate Public Street Lighting55.7% (97)25.9% (45)14.4% (25)4.0% (7)1.67174

Page: Police/Community Interaction
6. Q6: 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.1.1% (2)0.6% (1)26.4% (46)71.8% (125)3.69174
My neighborhood is a safe place to live.0.0% (0)13.4% (23)66.3% (114)20.3% (35)3.07172
It is important for citizens to take an active role in preventing crime.0.6% (1)1.1% (2)44.3% (77)54.0% (94)3.52174
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.2.9% (5)15.8% (27)52.6% (90)28.7% (49)3.07171
Crime prevention is the responsibility of the police; NOT citizens like me.29.2% (50)59.6% (102)9.9% (17)1.2% (2)1.83171
The police solve crimes quickly.5.9% (10)27.6% (47)60.0% (102)6.5% (11)2.67170
I believe the police would respond quickly if I were to call them about an emergency.1.1% (2)6.9% (12)55.2% (96)36.8% (64)3.28174
I trust the leadership of the Madison Police Department.6.4% (11)8.7% (15)51.7% (89)33.1% (57)3.12172
The police provide quality service to the residents of my community.2.9% (5)6.3% (11)54.6% (95)36.2% (63)3.24174
I am afraid to work with police for fear of retaliation.63.2% (110)29.9% (52)4.6% (8)2.3% (4)1.46174

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.0.0% (0)14.6% (25)55.0% (94)30.4% (52)3.16171
The Madison Police treat people fairly.0.0% (0)15.3% (26)54.7% (93)30.0% (51)3.15170
The Madison Police enjoy helping people.1.2% (2)13.0% (22)53.3% (90)32.5% (55)3.17169
The Madison Police act professionally.0.0% (0)12.4% (21)49.4% (84)38.2% (65)3.26170
The Madison Police understand my values.1.2% (2)18.7% (31)49.4% (82)30.7% (51)3.10166
The Madison Police use appropriate force.1.8% (3)27.5% (47)48.0% (82)22.8% (39)2.92171
The Madison Police have earned my trust.4.7% (8)15.2% (26)42.7% (73)37.4% (64)3.13171

Page: Personal Activity
8. Q8: 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 day5.3% (9)24.0% (41)26.3% (45)44.4% (76)3.10171
Stay home alone after dark5.8% (10)17.5% (30)28.1% (48)48.5% (83)3.19171
Walk/Jog in your neighborhood in the daytime3.0% (5)8.9% (15)26.6% (45)61.5% (104)3.47169
Walk/Jog in your neighborhood after dark22.8% (39)31.0% (53)21.6% (37)24.6% (42)2.48171
Travel on public transportation during the day54.4% (93)19.9% (34)11.1% (19)14.6% (25)1.86171
Travel on public transportation after dark62.0% (106)20.5% (35)9.9% (17)7.6% (13)1.63171
Park your car overnight on the street45.0% (77)19.3% (33)11.7% (20)24.0% (41)2.15171
Visit a neighborhood park or playground8.2% (14)23.5% (40)31.2% (53)37.1% (63)2.97170

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)30.8% (52)58.6% (99)10.1% (17)0.6% (1)1.80169
Being home alone during the day84.6% (143)14.8% (25)0.6% (1)0.0% (0)1.16169
Being home alone after dark61.8% (105)32.9% (56)3.5% (6)1.8% (3)1.45170
Walking/jogging in your neighborhood during the day81.8% (139)16.5% (28)1.2% (2)0.6% (1)1.21170
Walking/jogging in your neighborhood after dark22.6% (38)52.4% (88)18.5% (31)6.5% (11)2.09168
Traveling on public transportation during the day81.1% (133)17.1% (28)0.6% (1)1.2% (2)1.22164
Traveling on public transportation after dark45.1% (74)42.1% (69)10.4% (17)2.4% (4)1.70164
Parking your car overnight on the street48.2% (81)41.1% (69)7.7% (13)3.0% (5)1.65168
Visiting a neighborhood park or playground80.0% (136)18.2% (31)0.6% (1)1.2% (2)1.23170
Being outside in your neighborhood at night37.1% (62)49.1% (82)11.4% (19)2.4% (4)1.79167

Page: Personal Information continued
10. How long have you lived at your current location?
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Response
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Years
 
94.7%160
Months
 
60.4%102

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
7.8%13
Residence
92.2%153

14. Do you own or rent your property?
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Response
Count
Own
81.2%134
Rent
18.8%31

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15. What is your gender?
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Percent
Response
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Male
41.9%70
Female
58.1%97

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
0.6%1
1934
0.6%1
1935
0.6%1
1936
0.6%1
1937
0.6%1
1938
1.9%3
1939
1.2%2
1940
1.2%2
1941
1.2%2
1942
0.6%1
1943
1.9%3
1944
1.2%2
1945
2.5%4
1946
1.2%2
1947
1.9%3
1948
3.7%6
1949
3.1%5
1950
5.6%9
1951
3.7%6
1952
4.3%7
1953
3.7%6
1954
2.5%4
1955
1.9%3
1956
2.5%4
1957
1.9%3
1958
1.9%3
1959
5.0%8
1960
1.9%3
1961
1.9%3
1962
1.2%2
1963
1.2%2
1964 0.0%0
1965
0.6%1
1966
0.6%1
1967
1.2%2
1968
3.1%5
1969
1.2%2
1970
1.9%3
1971
1.2%2
1972
1.2%2
1973
1.2%2
1974
0.6%1
1975
1.9%3
1976
0.6%1
1977
2.5%4
1978
0.6%1
1979
2.5%4
1980
1.9%3
1981
0.6%1
1982
2.5%4
1983
1.2%2
1984
1.2%2
1985 0.0%0
1986
2.5%4
1987
1.2%2
1988
0.6%1
1989 0.0%0
1990
0.6%1
1991
0.6%1
1992 0.0%0
1993
1.2%2
1994 0.0%0
1995 0.0%0
1996
0.6%1
1997 0.0%0
1998 0.0%0
1999 0.0%0

17. What is your race/ethnicity?
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Response
Count
African-American
3.0%5
Asian-America
1.2%2
Caucasion/White
88.1%148
Hispanic
4.2%7
Native American 0.0%0
Other (please specify)
 
3.6%6

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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
2.4%4
1-2
6.0%10
3-4
4.8%8
5-7
6.6%11
8-10
13.8%23
10-15
13.2%22
15-20
16.8%28
20-30
13.8%23
30+
22.8%38

19. Do you know what neighborhood association is active in your neighborhood?
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Percent
Response
Count
Yes
84.4%141
No
15.6%26

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
Count
Yes
62.3%104
No
37.7%63

22. Q22: Is there anything you would like to say to the Madison Police Department?
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