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St. Charles Police Release Memorial Day Traffic Grant Numbers

The St. Charles Police Department conducted additional traffic enforcement over the weekend preceding Memorial Day and had additional officers working on Memorial Day itself. These extra patrols were held in conjunction with the nationwide Click It or Ticket/Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over enforcement effort. The St. Charles Police joined other state and local law enforcement agencies across Illinois with their effort.

During the mobilization, St. Charles Police:

St. Charles Man Charged with Attempted Murder

Mug Shot
Dispute Results in Stabbing Incident

On June 5th, 2021 at 3:46 PM Officers were dispatched to a report of a stabbing outside of an apartment building in the 1400 block of S. 14th Street. Upon arrival, officers encountered the victim, a 38-year-old male, who had sustained an apparent stab wound to the neck. Officers also encountered the suspect, who was identified as:




Randy L. Wilson


St. Charles, IL

Water Main Flushing May 21

2049 Marlowe Blvd - Prairie Centre Clubhouse

The St. Charles Fire Department will be conducting water main flushing at The Prairie Centre Clubhouse – 2049 Marlowe Boulevard, Friday May 21, 2021. The test will begin at approximately 1:00 P.M. and finish by 2:00 P.M. the same day.

St. Charles Police Release April Distracted Driving Grant Numbers

The St. Charles Police Department worked in conjunction with the state of Illinois to bring awareness and conduct enforcement regarding distracted driving and the crashes that often directly result from drivers not focusing on the road.

During the month-long campaign that took place at various times and dates across both the morning and evening, the St. Charles Police wrote:

Hydrant Flow Testing April 15, 2021

The St. Charles Fire Department will be conducting Hydrant Flow Testing at 1825 Lincoln Highway on Thursday, April 15, 2021. The test will begin at approximately 10:00 A.M. and finish by 12:00 P.M. the same day. Residents may experience rust in the water during or immediately after the testing procedure. The water is safe; however you may want to refrain from doing laundry until the water is clear.