There will be a special 3rd Ward meeting this Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at Prairie Lakes Community Center 515 E. Thacker in Des Plaines at 7:00 p.m. in the Mountain View rooms I and II. Chief Bill Kushner and other representatives from the Police Department will be in attendance to discuss safety in the neighborhood. They will be open for questions about public safety including recent events that have required increased police presence.
Takeaways from this meeting:
- Keep your vehicle doors locked to prevent theft
- Put valuables (purse, wallet, phone, laptop) in the house or the trunk
- Call 911 if you see something that doesn't look right. Don't hesitate, just CALL!
- Des Plaines is a safe community with a low crime rate.
For those interested in observing the court hearing for the individual involved in the barricade situation on Rose Ave. last month, it will be at the Circuit Court of Cook County 5600 Old Orchard Rd. in Skokie on Sept. 15 at 10:30 a.m. in Rm. 105.