Quarterly Public Safety Reports (2013-2019)

The SPD began publishing the Quarterly Public Safety Report in October 2013 to increase awareness about public safety issues in the community. In addition to providing crime statistics, the report provides information on innovative programs and highlights of crime prevention strategies. 


  • Fourth Quarter  How to Avoid Falling Victim to a Scam (Oct. - Dec.) 
  • Third Quarter  Springfield Police and Springfield Public Schools Team Up for "SPD in PE"  (July - Sept.) 
  • Second Quarter Online System Makes Filing a Police Report Easier and Faster (Apr.-June) 
  • First Quarter SPD Emphasizes Importance of Open Data (Jan. - March) 


  • Fourth Quarter  Springfield Police Department New "Victim Resources" Page (Oct. - Dec.)    
  • Third Quarter  Prioritization of Calls for Service (July - Sept.) 
  • Second Quarter Mapping Crime in You Community (Apr.-June)
  • First Quarter Family Justice Center to Open in Springfield (Jan.-March)


  • Fourth Quarter Enforcement of Pedestrian Safety Ordinance Begins (Oct.-Dec.)
  • Third Quarter Renewal of Level Property Tax Would Expand Police Services (July-Sept.)
  • Second Quarter Cutting Off Opioid Abuse at the Source (April-June)
  • First Quarter Zoning in on Center City (Jan.-March)


  • Fourth Quarter Improving Police Response to Persons Affected by Mental Illness (Oct.-Dec.) 
  • Third Quarter  Maintaining Transparency with Those we Serve (July-Sept.)
  • Second Quarter Crime Prevention at the Commercial Level (April-June)
  • First Quarter Zoning in on Neighborhood Concerns (Jan.-March)


  • Fourth Quarter Connecting Virtually to Build a Safer Community (Oct.-Dec.)
  • Third Quarter Working to Raise Community Awareness of Domestic Violence (July-Sept.)
  • Second Quarter Citizens get a Crash Course on Policing in Springfield (April-June)
  • First Quarter Police Deployment Plans in Action (Jan.-March)


  • Fourth Quarter "Rollin' Stolen" Making an Impact in Property Crime Solvability (Oct.-Dec.)
  • Third Quarter Turning our Vantage Points into a Partnership (July-Sept.)
  • Second Quarter Variety of Opportunities in the Volunteer Program (April-June)
  • First Quarter SPD Launches Citizens Alert Patrol Pilot Program (Jan.-March)