Our mission: We unite residents, youth, law enforcement and community resources to build safe and empowered neighborhoods. Our strategy: Team members dedicated to building relationships in the community work together in targeted Milwaukee neighborhoods where the comprehensive efforts encourage collective efficacy, resident capacity and youth leadership.





Each year Safe & Sound supports...

4400

Residents reached at their front doors in face-to-face conversations each year

19800

Residents participants at 1105 community meetings & events

1304

Number of neighborhood nuisances—like loitering, drug dealing, public drunkenness—resolved each year

256

External blight issues remedied annually and 15000 square feet of graffiti removed

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Milwaukee NNS: South Side youth transform blighted building with inspirational artwork

by Edgar Mendez, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service Fifteen-year-old Daniela Dominguez, a sophomore at Carmen High School of Science and Technology’s South Campus, set a goal this year to help her community. “There is so much going on like rapes, assaults and other crimes and I just wanted to do something to help,” Dominguez said. So […]

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MKE Community Journal: Milwaukee Youth Use Mural to Send Positive Message

Thursday, May 19, 2016 – Milwaukee, WI Safe & Sound, the Department of Neighborhood Services Youth Council at Carmen High School of Science and Technology, Milwaukee Police Department, representatives and community members gathered at 1929 S. 6th Street for an Artistic Mural Project Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony. The project of the Safe & Sound Youth Council @ […]

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Telemundo WI: Esfuerzos para Combatir el Grafiti en Milwaukee

By Nayeli Santoyo, Telemundo Wisconsin Milwaukee – Esfuerzos para combatir el grafiti en Milwaukee continúan y hoy se dio inicio a una campaña contra este problema. El Alcalde Tom Barrett, junto con otros representantes estatales, el departamento de Neighborhood Services, estudiantes y la organización Safe & Sound,  han comenzado la campaña anti-grafiti. Este programa celebra el […]

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