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Police News

Update: Missing Juvenile - Emily Czajkowski Found

On July 28, 2015, at approximately 7:45 a.m., missing juvenile Emily Czajkowski (14 years of age) was located safe and sound by St. Charles Police at a friend’s home in St. Charles.  

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Missing / Endangered Juvenile - Emily Czajkowski

Emily Czajkowski, 14, walked away from the Pottawatomie Community Center at approximately 1835 hours on July 22, 2015 after being dropped off for a dance class. 

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4th of July Traffic Enforcement Results

Part of theIDOT Fiscal Year 2015 STEP Program Enforcement Campaigns

The St. Charles Police Department completed the Independence Day Mobilization campaign associated with the Illinois Department of Transportation’s Sustained Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP). 

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Street and Parking Lot Closures for 2015 Cruise Nites

St. Charles Chamber of Commerce Cruise Nites are held Tuesday Evenings on S. Riverside & Walnut Avenues from July 7-Aug. 25

Each Tuesday of Cruise Nites, the following closures will be in effect from 3:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.:

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Child Incident Bulletin - Date of Incident: 06.30.2015

The following incident occurred on June 30, 2015, at approximately 1430 hours:

CR#  15 - 14519: Suspicious Incident with a Child

Location:  Harvest Hills Park, located at 3010 Heritage Drive in St. Charles, IL

Physical Description: Male; H; Age 20 -30; Hair: brown/black; English speaking; no other identifiable features.

Clothing: Red t-shirt

Vehicle: A newer, red pick-up truck. Read more »

Fire News

June 6 Structure Fire 167 Lakeside Drive

1:22 p.m. on June 6, the St. Charles Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire at the Amli Apartment Complex, 167 Lakeside Drive. 

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Hydrant Flushing

The St. Charles Fire Department will be conducting hydrant flushing at 2425 W. Main St. on Thursday, May 21, 2015.  The test will begin at approximately 8:00 A.M. and finish by 9:00A.M. 

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Structure Fire 104 Shoreline Court

At 8:40 p.m. Friday, the St. Charles Fire Department responded to a reported fire involving the exterior wall of the home located at 104 Shoreline Court. 

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