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Police Training on High Street Today

Residents may notice an increased presence of law enforcement officials in the downtown area today as local K9 officers conduct training near High Street and the intersection of Main Street and Wilson Avenue. There is no cause for concern. However, motorists should exercise caution when traveling through the downtown area to ensure the safety of…

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National Night Out Festivities Ahead

The West Chicago Police Department is gearing up for an awesome National Night Out on Crime- this popular community event will take place Tuesday, August 6, and it is a great opportunity for the West Chicago community to come together at the West Chicago Police Department (325 Spencer, West Chicago) for an evening of fun….

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West Chicago Civil Service Commission Meeting July 9 : Canceled

The Civil Service Commission is established by State Statute and exists to assess the City’s hiring practices for Police. It ensures that the City impartially recruits and selects qualified candidates for employment. It also hears employee discipline cases. Members: Keith Letsche (Chairperson), Kevin Millon and Edmond Moore”  Source- City of West Chicago Website Upcoming Civil Service Commission…

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Police Blotter

Police blotter: DUI Charges Pending: Awaiting Toxicology Results After Fabyan and Rt. 38 Crash

At the West Chicago Voice, our commitment to our readers extends to keeping them informed about local crime activity, encompassing DUI and drug offenses, as well as felonies filed by the West Chicago Police or DuPage County Sheriff’s Office (in unincorporated West Chicago). It’s essential to remember that those charged are presumed innocent until proven…

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Police Blotter: WeGo Police Conduct Battery Report Investigation at High School

At the West Chicago Voice, our commitment to our readers extends to keeping them informed about local crime activity, encompassing DUI and drug offenses, as well as felonies filed by the West Chicago Police or DuPage County Sheriff’s Office (in unincorporated West Chicago). It’s essential to remember that those charged are presumed innocent until proven…

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DuPage State's Attorney Berlin: No Charges Against Carol Stream Officer Will be Filed in February Shooting Death of Isaac Goodlow - Fiscal del Estado de DuPage en Berlín: No se presentarán cargos contra la agente Carol Stream en febrero por la muerte a tiros de Isaac Goodlow West Chicago Voice Newspaper

DuPage State’s Attorney Berlin: No Charges Against Carol Stream Officer Will be Filed in February Shooting Death of Isaac Goodlow – Fiscal del Estado de DuPage en Berlín: No se presentarán cargos contra la agente Carol Stream en febrero por la muerte a tiros de Isaac Goodlow

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin Provides Statement Regarding Carol Stream Officer Involved Shooting Death of Isaac GoodLow: “Every case involving the use of deadly force by a police officer, whether on or off duty, must be carefully and thoroughly investigated. Such scrutiny is required to ensure the protection of the civil rights of those…

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Police Blotter: DUI Arrest Following Suspect’s Actions at Arbor Liquors

At the West Chicago Voice, our commitment to our readers extends to keeping them informed about local crime activity, encompassing DUI and drug offenses, as well as felonies filed by the West Chicago Police or DuPage County Sheriff’s Office (in unincorporated West Chicago). It’s essential to remember that those charged are presumed innocent until proven…

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Police Blotter: Incident Involving Traffic Stop Prompts Child Endangerment Investigation

At the West Chicago Voice, our commitment to our readers extends to keeping them informed about local crime activity, encompassing DUI and drug offenses, as well as felonies filed by the West Chicago Police or DuPage County Sheriff’s Office (in unincorporated West Chicago). It’s essential to remember that those charged are presumed innocent until proven…

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Dupage County Man Sentenced To 50 Years In Handicapped Nephew’s Killing – Hombre del condado de Dupage sentenciado a 50 años por el asesinato de su sobrino discapacitado

WHEATON – DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert B. Berlin announced today that a Bloomingdale man accused of killing his nephew in 2020 has been sentenced to fifty years in the Illinois Department of Corrections. Dominick Taylor, 54 (d.o.b. 1/26/1970) formerly of 223 Freeport Drive, appeared in court this morning where Judge Brian Telander handed down…

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West Chicago and Geneva Police Departments Embrace Drone Technology for Enhanced Public Safety

In a bid to bolster their arsenal of crime-fighting tools, both the West Chicago and Geneva Police Departments have adopted drones as integral components of their operations. This move signals a shift towards leveraging cutting-edge technology to enhance public safety and improve efficiency in law enforcement tasks. Robyn Arms, Communications Officer and School Resource Officer…

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Breaking News: traffic alert

West Chicago Officers are currently on scene of a traffic accident on Fabyan Parkway. All lanes of traffic are closed between Route 38 and Technology Drive. Please avoid the area until further notice. Los oficiales de West Chicago se encuentran actualmente en la escena de un accidente de tránsito en Fabyan Parkway. Todos los carriles…

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WeGo Police Offer Vehicle Safety Tips : West Chicago News, Police News, Police Blotter, Arrest Report News - Safety Tips from West Chicago Police Department

WeGo Police Offer Vehicle Safety Tips

As summer has arrived, so has an unfortunate uptick in opportunistic crimes, including vehicle thefts and break-ins. The West Chicago Police Department recently shared some invaluable vehicle safety tips on their Facebook page, and here’s how you can amplify their advice to safeguard your belongings and your vehicle during the sunny season. Take Your Keys…

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West Chicago marked themselves present this rainy morning at the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office, who hosted Leg 14, the 'Unified Agency' Torch Run, Law enforcement agencies from across DuPage County united to carry the Special Olympics Torch, demonstrating their support for Illinois Special Olympics.

West Chicago Police Participate In Illinois Special Olympics Torch Run

West Chicago marked themselves present this rainy morning at the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office, who hosted Leg 14, the ‘Unified Agency’ Torch Run, Law enforcement agencies from across DuPage County united to carry the Special Olympics Torch, demonstrating their support for Illinois Special Olympics. West Chicago estuvo presente esta mañana lluviosa en la Oficina del…

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Honoring Illinois’ Fallen Police Officers- and Recognizing West Chicago’s Fallen This Memorial Day

In a solemn reminder of the sacrifices made by Illinois’ fallen heroes, Governor JB Pritzker has issued a directive through the Department of Central Management Services, urging all entities under the Illinois Flag Display Act to lower their flags to half-staff in observance of Memorial Day. This poignant gesture honors not only the memory of…

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