Accountability

Body-Worn Camera Program


Following a multi-year process to examine and implement the use of body-worn cameras, department wide use of cameras began in the fall of 2018.

All patrol personnel and detectives are assigned a body-worn camera unit.

For more information on our program and the policy click here or use the menu on the left.

Department Feedback |Share a Compliment | File A Complaint

The Fitchburg Police Department is dedicated to serving the community in a professional manner. We welcome your compliments, suggestions, ideas, and complaints. Please let us know how we can serve you better.

All citizen complaints are thoroughly investigated. Complaints can be initiated via this website, by obtaining a written complaint statement from the Records Bureau or by contacting the on-duty supervisor at any time. The on-duty supervisor for the department can be reached via our non-emergency dispatch number, (608)270-4300.

For more information on providing feedback, including how to file a complaint, or how to submit a compliment, click here.

Use of Force Policy & "8 Can't Wait"


Fitchburg Police Department use-of-force policy and "8 Can't Wait Overview"


What Should I Do If I Am Stopped By the Police?

What Should I Do If I Am Stopped By the Police