The police department in Madison is staffed with four full-time and four part-time police officers. The police are dispatched through the Madison County Sheriff’s Department. The department in Madison has patrol vehicles, surveillance equipment, computer, audio/visual recording equipment, radios, and investigative equipment.
Letter from Police Chief, Rod Waterbury:
Fire and Rescue
Madison Fire/Rescue protection in the community and fire district is provided by a volunteer fire/rescue department. They receive mutual aid from the surrounding communities when needed. This department serves both the city and rural fire districts and covers 172 sq. miles. The department has 47 members. Out of these members, we have 1 MRG, 18 EMT and 4 Paramedics.
Madison Fire and Rescue has a 24-hour 911 system from the Madison County Sheriff department.
The Madison department has two fully equipped Class A squads, 2-Pumpers, 2-Tankers, 2-Grass Rigs, 1-Equipment Truck, 1-4x4 ATV, and 1 personal vehicle.
As a reminder, the cities tornado siren test will occur on the first Saturday of each month at 10 a.m. from March through August.
Saturday, March 4th at 10:00 a.m.
Saturday, 1st at 10:00 a.m.
Saturday, May 6th at 10:00 a.m.
Saturday, June 3rd at 10:00 a.m.
Saturday, July 1st at 10:00 a.m.
Saturday, August 5th at 10:00 a.m.
Power Outages: (402) 454-3333