Palatine Police Investigating Possible Exchange of Gunfire on Westmoreland Drive Near Old Hicks Rd, Palatine

Palatine police responded around 4:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Friday, February 11, 2022 to a report of shots fired in the area of a single-family residence neighborhood on Westmoreland Drive between Old Hicks Road and […]

Palatine fire engine in rollover crash with a minivan.

Crash Investigation Underway After Fire Engine and Minivan Crash at Palatine Rd and Quentin Rd Palatine

Rollover fire engine after minivan broadsides middle driver’s side of fire engine at Palatine Road and Quentin Road in Palatine. YouTube Tips ⓘ The Major Case Assistance Team — Serious Traffic Accident Reconstruction Team (MCAT-STAR) […]


Palatine Police Arrest Fremd High School Student After Investigating Report of Knife Threat in Confrontation Over COVID-19 Mask Use

Palatine police announced Tuesday, February 8, 2022 that a juvenile student was arrested after a disturbance involving a knife in a classroom. Palatine police state that on Monday February 07, 2022, the school resource officer […]

Deonta Hoard, suspect in gun and drug charges (SOURCE: Palatine Police Department)

Palatine Police Discover Suspicious Vehicle in Business Lot; Investigation Leads to Felony Drug, Gun Charges

Recent police work in Palatine discovered a suspect unlawfully possessing a gun and illegal drugs in a Palatine business parking lot along Rand Road just northwest of Dundee Road. Palatine police officers discovered a suspicious […]


Palatine Police Investigating Report of Knife Threat in Confrontation Over COVID-19 Mask Use at Fremd High School

Palatine police responded about 8:25 a.m. Monday February 7, 2022 to a report of a confrontation of students regarding the practice of wearing masks for COVID-19 precautions. Palatine police are investigating a report that between […]


Metra Train Clips Rear End of Truck’s Semi-Trailer at Rohlwing Rd in Palatine West of Arlington Park Station

Police, firefighters and paramedics from Palatine responded about 10:07 a.m. Monday, January 24, 2022 to a report that a train crashed with a semi-trailer truck at the Union Pacific Metra Northwest Line at the Rohlwing […]