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Posted on: December 1, 2021

Road Closures for Reindeer Run on Dec. 4

Community Updates-Road Closure

The Wheaton Lions Club/Wheaton Park District 5K Reindeer Run will be held on Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021, starting at 8:30 a.m.

The following streets will be temporarily closed (see a map of the closures) from approximately 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. for this event:

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Map of Road Closures Community Updates
Posted on: November 29, 2021

Police Seek Suspect in Criminal Trespass to Residence Incident

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At approximately 6:45 a.m. Nov. 25, 2021, Wheaton Police Officers responded to the 600 Block N. Stoddard Ave. for the report of an unknown individual inside the residence at that location. The 22-year-old female victim related she awoke from sleep and obs...

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Community Updates
Posted on: November 12, 2021

“Light Up Wheaton” Returns this Holiday Season

Light Up Wheaton

The City of Wheaton and the Wheaton Park District are teaming up once again to encourage everyone to “Light Up Wheaton” by adding lights and decorations outside their homes, businesses, organizations, churches or places of worship.

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Posted on: November 12, 2021

Wheaton Police Arrest Suspect for Burglary to School

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On November 11, 2021, Wheaton Police Officers responded to Carrier of Light Islamic School in the 1600 block of Taft for a report of a burglary that had occurred at the school. 

Wheaton Police Officers investigated the case and identified Dylan Sp...

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Community Updates
Posted on: November 17, 2021

Drop Off Holiday Lights for Recycling

Tangled Lights

Wheaton’s holiday light recycling program is back. Nov. 22, 2021 through Jan. 21, 2022, bring strands of incandescent or LED lights in any condition to the Public Works Storage Facility at 820 W. Liberty Drive between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. weekdays. Look for ...

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Community Updates
Posted on: November 11, 2021

Residents Complete 2021 Citizens Police Academy

Citizens Police Academy DuCOMM

This fall, members of the community were able to join the Wheaton Police Department for our second Citizen’s Police Academy. For 10 weeks, participants learned about crash investigations, interviews, interrogations, traffic stops, weapons and ta...

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Community Updates
Posted on: August 27, 2021

COVID-19 Update for the Community

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On Thursday, Aug. 26, 2021, Governor Pritzker announced that all people over the age of 2 will be required to wear masks in public indoor settings – regardless of vaccination status – effective Monday, Aug. 30, 2021, due to increased COVID-19 infection an...

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Community Updates
Posted on: July 13, 2021

Wheaton Police Warn of Driver’s License Renewal Scam

Scam Alert

The Wheaton Police Department has received multiple reports from residents of a new phishing scam. The residents received email or text links to renew their driver’s license or license plates directing them to a fraudulent Illinois Secretary of ...

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