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Stranger Danger
Stranger Danger, taught to children usually from pre-kindergarten to second grade, discusses the dangers of talking to people we don't know, what to do if a stranger tries to take you, and some of the lures strangers might use to get a child.

We also talk about the use of a "code" word. What to do if you are home alone and the phone rings or a person you don't know comes to the door, and what you should say to that person is also discussed.

We also talk about 911 and when a good situation to call the emergency number would be. We then go into the important information the dispatcher will ask of the caller, so it is important for the child to learn their full name, address, and phone number.

Teachers might utilize a video called "Eli Sprightly" to convey most of these messages.

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Police Department
933 Michigan Ave. 
Stevens Point, WI 54481 
Ph: (715) 346-1500 
Email the Department 

Office Hours

Monday - Friday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm


News and Announcements - View All
June 12 Armed Robbery, Police Seeking Information
The Police Department is investigating a report of an armed robbery which took place earlier today at approx. 12:08 AM in the 1800 block of Wyatt Ave. Police are looking for further information, which may be submitted anonymously to Crimestpoppers. Read on...
Police Department 2017 Annual Report
The Police Dept. Annual Report contains a Crime Summary; Arrest Summary; Strategic Direction; Staff Roster; and reports from Administrative Services, Operations, Emergency Management & Civilian Services, Fleet Maintenance, SWAT, and other important info. Read the Report (pdf)
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