The West Chicago Police Department will be hosting a Citizens Police Academy this fall. This is a chance for West Chicago residents to get a behind the scenes look at what it takes to be a police officer. Participants will meet officers with different areas of expertise who will teach them about their specific duties in a […]
Pre-Ride Safety Checklist Before you jump on your bike and hit the road, you first need to make sure your bike is safe for a ride. Here are a few pre-ride checks to conduct:– Make sure the tires are properly inflated– Check that the brakes engage properly and smoothly– Look over the chain and gears, […]
The West Chicago Police Department is proud to announce a new way of reporting an incident. Residents can now skip the 911 call, avoid the drive to the police station and simply report the incident online. The online system may be used to report the following types of incidents: – Accidental Damage to Vehicle – […]
Supporting the community through a donation of more than 10,000 Ford PPE masks, Haggerty Ford Sales Consultant John Czech and Porter Coordinator Eloy Galvan, were joined by Mayor Ruben Pineda in presenting boxes containing 2,280 masks to representatives of four West Chicago organizations that serve the community. The masks were presented to Nancy Andrews, Site […]
In 2018, of the 634 children 12 and younger who were killed while riding in passenger vehicles, approximately one in three were not in a car seat, booster seat, or wearing a seat belt. Make sure your littles are buckled up properly every time you hit the road! Read more here.