News: Public Safety

Police News, Fire News, and other Safety-Related News

  • Hydrant Flushing

    05/21/2015 - 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. 
  • Structure Fire 104 Shoreline Court

    05/04/2015 - 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. 

Police News

Street Closures for Memorial Day 2015 Events

The 2015 Memorial Day Parade will be held on Main Street (Illinois Route 64) on Memorial Day, Monday, May 25th at 10:00 a.m.  Temporary street closings will be in effect during the parade on Monday from 9:45 a.m. until approximately 11:00 a.m.

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IDOT FY2015 STEP Program Enforcement Campaigns

May 11-25, St. Charles Police Officers are Conducting DUI and Seat Belt Enforcement

Click It or Ticket/Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

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Free Community Shredding Event June 6

Saturday, June 6, 10 a.m. to Noon

The St. Charles Police Department and KCT Credit Union are hosting a free community shredding event to help citizens keep important information out of the hands of identity thieves. 

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St. Charles Police Department Youth Police Academy Registration Deadline is June 5

The class will run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., June 15-19, and is open to ages 13-16

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Multisport Madness Half Marathon and 10K

The Multisport Madness Half Marathon and 10K will be held Saturday, April 25th, from 7:00 a.m. until approximatly 10:30 a.m. 

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Fire News

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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City of St. Charles Receives Top Fire Protection Rating

Ranking could Mean Lower Fire Insurance Rates for St. Charles Residents and Businesses

The City of St. Charles has been awarded a Class 1 rating for Fire Protection from the Insurance Services Office (ISO), designating St. Charles  as one of only 99 cities out of 45,000 surveyed in the United States to earn the elite ISO Class 1 status. 

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Structure Fire 2901 Royal Fox Drive

At 11:36 p.m. April 15, the St. Charles Fire Department responded to a reported house fire at 2901 Royal Fox Drive. 

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Structure Fire 522 Longmeadow Circle

At 3:19 p.m. April 5, the St. Charles Fire Department responded to a reported house fire at 522 Longmeadow Circle. 

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