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Dec 02, 2016 "Click it or Ticket Results"
Palatine, IL – The Palatine Police Department conducted both day and night enforcement from November 14th – 28th, reminding motorists to buckle up and not drive impaired during the Click it or Ticket and Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over mobilization. The Palatine Police Department joined other state and local law enforcement agencies across Illinois to reduce highway fatalities by cracking down on unbuckled motorists and impaired drivers. Read More
Nov 15, 2016 "Click It or Ticket"
Palatine, IL – Historically, Thanksgiving is the busiest travel time of the year, putting more people on the road and increasing the likelihood of crashes. Each year in our country, tens of thousands of passenger vehicle occupants die in motor vehicle crashes. As families travel to celebrate Thanksgiving, it’s crucial to remember to buckle up and not drive impaired. The Illinois Department of Transportation reports that 17 roadway deaths occurred in Illinois over the 2015 holiday weekend. Many deaths and injuries could have been prevented with the click of a seat belt or the choice to designate a sober driver. Read More
Oct 18, 2016 Press Release (Prescription Drug Take Back)
On October 22nd from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Palatine Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public another opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring your pills and patches for disposal to the Palatine Police Headquarters located at 595 N. Hicks Rd. The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked. Read More
Oct 06, 2016 New Parking Payment System
In an effort to modernize our system and address requests from commuters, the Village of Palatine will be introducing a new commuter parking payment system this November. The new system will address payment for commuters that utilize permit and daily fee parking. The new system will utilize license plate recognition for enforcement purposes (thus eliminating the use of hang tags for permit users and parking space numbers for daily fee payment). The following provides an outline of how the new parking payment system will work. Read More
Sep 21, 2016 IRS Telephone Scam
On September 19, 2016, the Palatine Police Department responded to the 200 block of N. Smith St. for a fraud report. The female victim stated that earlier in the evening, she received a call from an unknown male subject claiming to be with the “IRS”. The subject told the victim that she owed the IRS over $12,000.00 and he had a warrant for her arrest if she did not make payment for what was owed. The subject agreed to accept whatever payment the victim could afford. The victim followed the subject’s instructions and went to a local retail store and purchased $8,000.00 worth of gift cards. After the purchase, the victim placed the gifts cards in a nearby mailbox to be mailed to an address in Washington D.C. Read More
Sep 08, 2016 "Click it or Ticket" Labor Day Enforcement Results
The Palatine Police Department is dedicated to making our roadways the safest they can be. To strengthen that effort, the Palatine Police Department joined forces with other law enforcement agencies and highway safety partners throughout the state in the Illinois Labor Day Traffic Safety crackdown. The crackdown, part of the statewide “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” and “Click It or Ticket” campaigns, was made possible by federal highway safety funds through the Illinois Department of Transportation. The focus of this campaign was to get intoxicated motorists off the roads and make sure vehicle occupants were kept safe through the enforcement of seat belt and child restraint use. Read More
Aug 30, 2016 "Click It or Ticket"
The Palatine Police Department is dedicated to keeping our roadways safe through aggressive traffic enforcement measures. With federal highway safety funds administered by the Illinois Department of Transportation, we are participating in the Labor Day “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Traffic Safety Crackdown. Read More
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