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Unlocked Vehicles Are Targets

Dec 01, 2017 09:34 AM

Unlocked vehicles continue to be targeted for burglary and theft. This past weekend Winnetka experienced three motor vehicle thefts and numerous vehicles that were unlawfully entered and rummaged through. The incidents occurred during overnight hours where vehicles were parked in a driveway/alley. All of the vehicles entered were unlocked and the vehicles that were stolen contained the key/fob. ​


Protect Yourself This Holiday Season

The holiday season is a time of buying and giving. Criminals know that valuable items are abundant during the holiday season. The Winnetka Police Department Crime Prevention Unit offers free security surveys. Upon request, an officer will conduct a survey of your building/property and make recommendations on how you can make the building more secure and reduce the opportunity of becoming the victim of a crime.


Police Department Public Service Video

Aug 30, 2017 11:10 AM

The Winnetka Police Department recently produced a video public service announcement in an effort to reduce crimes directed at vehicles. Residents are reminded to lock their vehicles and remove their keys/fobs. To see a link to the video, click the headline above.


Chamber Red Invitation Holiday Sale is on Sunday, December 3

The Red Invitation Sunday Holiday Sale will be on Sunday, December 3. The shops of Winnetka will open their doors and offer many wonderful gift choices for the holiday season, along with specials, personalized service, refreshments, and discounts. Look for the Red Invitation in your mailbox for sale details about this much anticipated weekend, or visit the Chamber’s website at Shop locally and save time and money!


Curbside Leaf Collection Extended to Tuesday, December 5

Nov 16, 2015 09:44 AM

Winnetka’s annual curbside leaf collection program will run until Tuesday, December 5. Under this program, residents may rake their leaves to the parkway just inside the edge of the curb for collection by the Village. Please do not rake leaves into the streets. This creates a hazard, as leaves are slippery when wet; and also can clog storm sewers, leading to flooded streets and yards.

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