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Police Reports: Traffic violations at exit ramp lead to Wilmette DUI arrest

by Staff Report News, Police-Fire

Desiree M. Maurer, 56, of Hammond, Ind., was arrested at 6:54 p.m. April 9 following a traffic stop. Wilmette Police observed a green van, driven by Maurer, exit the Eden’s northbound at Lake Avenue and commit several traffic...

Wilmette Police warn distracted drivers

by Submitted Content News, Police-Fire

April is national Distracted Driving Awareness Month and the Wilmette Police Department is partnering with the Illinois Department of Transportation to remind motorists that if they drive with a phone in one hand, they can expect a...

Dozens of auto burglaries reported throughout Wilmette last two nights

by Eric DeGrechie, Editor News, Police-Fire

Following a rash of automobile burglaries during the overnight hours of Monday and Tuesday, April 9-10, the Wilmette Police Department is warning residents to take precautions. 

“We want to remind residents to always remove valuables from...