Request Records Online

Under law, records generated by the UW-Madison Police Department may be subject to release. Please fill out the form below to complete your request. The Department has 10 working days to complete all records requests and will notify the requester when the request has been completed.

NOTE: police reports can be requested only after an initial appearance has happened for that case.


  • First four pages: $3.50 — 25¢ for each additional page
  • DVDs (audio/video/photos): $16.00

UWPD will quote the total cost of the transaction at the time of the request. All associated costs may be paid via check or cash.

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What are you requesting?

Briefly describe the record(s) you're requesting -- please be as specific as possible and include names, dates of birth, etc.

Requests may also be submitted by phone at (608) 262-4332 or by email at In addition, requests may also be made in person at:

UW-Madison Police Department
1429 Monroe Street
Madison, WI  53711