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Heat Precautions

Through the Labor Day weekend, our area will be experiencing above normal temperatures in the 90s. Below are some reminders regarding dealing with the heat. Read more...


Charges Filed In Willowbrook Incident

The following information provided by the DuPage County State's Attorney:

DuPage County State's Attorney Robert B. Berlin and Willowbrook Police Chief Mark Shelton announced today that a $5 million bond has been set for an Indiana man accused of breaking into a Willowbrook home and sexually assaulting and stabbing a twenty-six year-old occupant. Read more...


September is Preparedness Month


Emergencies can happen anytime, anywhere, in communities like Downers Grove. In times of crisis, it is important to be self-sufficient as police, fire and rescue may not be able to reach you quickly. Crews may be delayed by downed trees or power lines, or they may be overwhelmed by the demand from the emergency.  Read more...


Community Alert: Willowbrook Home Invasion

The Willowbrook Police Department has provided the press release and composite sketch below regarding a home invasion which took place on Saturday, August 29, 2015 in the 700 block of 73rd Court which is near Rt. 83 and 75th Street in Willowbrook. 

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Back to School Reminders for Motorists

Class is in session for Downers Grove Grade School District 58 and Community High School District 99. The Downers Grove Police Department works closely with the First Student Bus Company to ensure that motorists in our community know the laws pertaining to school buses. Read more...