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- Elgin, DuPage, Kane Counties - 847-931-2400
- Joliet - 815-726-6291
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Public Safety News
Beyond the organized charity events the St. Charles Police Department regularly participates in, such as Special Olympics fundraising, our officers often will quietly go out of their way to help someone in need. “I have seen many officers of the St. Charles Police Department provide personal care to people in need,” said Sergeant Roger Anderson. “I’ve seen officers reach into their wallets, buy meals, buy gas, give a dog crate, and follow up with someone who lost a loved one. They often don’t speak of their generosity. Read more »
On Monday March 3, 2014, at approximately 6:00 p.m., the St. Charles Police Department responded to a residence in the 0-100 block of Roosevelt Street reference to an attempted residential burglary. The resident reported that sometime between 8:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. someone attempted to pry open a rear door. No entry was made into the residence and no property was reported missing.
A short time later, officers responded to the 800 block of Gray Street reference to a reported residential burglary. The resident reported that sometime between 7:45 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Read more »
Officer Adam Stander to Participate in the Lake Bluff Polar Plunge March 1
“Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel recently made headlines for their promises to participate in the Polar Plunge in Chicago. Here in St. Charles, our own Officer Adam Stander from the St. Charles Police Department will brave the freezing temperatures of Lake Michigan Saturday, March 1 for the Lake Bluff Polar Plunge benefiting Special Olympics Illinois.
On February 24, 2014 at 10:36 a.m., the St. Charles Police Department responded to a reported residential burglary in progress. A resident of the 500 block of North Tyler Road reported hearing loud noises at the rear of his residence. The resident responded to the noise and observed a subject attempting to force entry to a rear door. The lone subject observed the resident and fled the area on foot, travelling southbound on North Tyler Road. Read more »
Madison and Banbury avenues are reopened. Portions of the roads were closed Wednesday and Thursday while Nicor crews fixed a leak in a 4" gas main.