March 13, 2020 – Mayville, WI – The Mayville Police Department in neighboring Dodge County is regretfully announcing the death of Detective Dennis “Tug” Hockers. Detective Hockers died unexpectedly on March 12, 2020, in Grand Chute, Wisconsin. The death is under investigation by the Grand Chute Police Department and
February 17, 2020 – Germantown, WI – This is a photo of the newest Germantown Police K9, Arek. Also pictured is recently assigned handler, Officer Justin Pesch. They have been training together over the past month. The supervisor has been greatly impressed by the skills of the new K9
February 7, 2020 – Jackson, WI – The Jackson Police Chief said the 22-year-old West Bend man who crashed his vehicle at Highway 45 and the Highway 60 off ramp on Thursday afternoon is listed in critical condition at a Milwaukee hospital. Chief Ryan Vossekuil said charges
January 20, 2020 – West Bend, WI – On Friday, January 17, 2020 at 1:39 p.m., West Bend Police received several calls about a multiple vehicle crash with possible injuries at the intersection of Paradise Drive and Silverbrook Drive. West Bend Police as well as West Bend Fire Department
December 12, 2019 – West Bend, WI – On Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 10:25 a.m. a 47-year-old man came to the West Bend Police department to report he assaulted his wife and requested an ambulance to their residence on South Fifth Avenue. West Bend officers located the victim
December 2, 2019-West Bend, WI- The Meijer parking lot was crawling with cops tonight, but there was no crime. Meijer’s annual Shop with a Cop event, sponsored by Kettle Moraine Lodge 10 Fraternal Order of Police, saw children teaming up with police officers to find the perfect Christmas presents
One person is in custody and nobody was injured. The Chief's report is below.
July 26, 2019 – West Bend, WI – On Thursday, July 25, 2019 at 1:52 a.m. a citizen called police to report a physical altercation involving several subjects in the 200 block of S. Main Street. Officers arrived and located a 34-year-old man from West Bend with a stab
May 22, 2019 – West Bend, WI – At Monday night’s Common Council, the West Bend Police Department presented the following awards. Police Officer John Otte Meritorious Service Award On June 3, 2018, PO John Otte assisted the Detective Bureau in locating an armed robbery suspect who was avoiding
May 21, 2019 – Slinger, WI – A resident from the Village of Slinger dropped off a package at the Slinger Police Department. It’s a common scam and police posted a note to share with the public. This is a common scam. Do not cash any check you receive
Hartford, WI – A crosswalk safety message from the community of Hartford as local police officers teamed up with students from the Hartford Joint #1 School District
April 15, 2019 – West Bend, WI – On Monday, April 15, 2019 a student posted a message on social media that included a threat of violence at Badger School. School administrators saw the message and immediately contacted the West Bend Police Department. Investigators identified a 12-year-old girl that
March 19, 2019 – Germantown, WI – On Saturday, March 16, 2019, the Germantown Police Department responded to the area of Kinderberg Park for the report of a deceased female who was located across the street from the park in a wooded area. The investigation indicates the death is
Dec. 16, 2018 – Germantown, WI – The Germantown Police Department took a report of an armed robbery that occurred at the AT&T store, N96 W17970 County Line Road. The report came in Saturday, Dec. 15 at approximately 9:10 a.m. Three black males wearing all black, masks, and
Nov. 5, 2018 – Hartford, WI – On Oct. 29, 2018, at approximately 7:53 a.m., the Hartford Police Department received a call regarding suspicious circumstances at a residence in the 300 block of E. Sumner Street. It was reported that the residence’s garbage can, recyclable bin, and as many
Oct. 1, 2018 – West Bend, WI – The West Bend Police Department made the following four arrests for OWI between Friday, Sept. 28, 2018 and Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018. OWI 7th OFFENSE Chestnut St. at S. Main St. On Sunday, September 30, 2018, at 3:47 a.m., a citizen
Sept. 14, 2018 – West Bend, WI – West Bend Police Department team of Kenneth Johnson (retired), Andrew Nielsen, Doug Kocher and William Matheus (retired) shot at the Wisconsin Professional Police Association state pistol shoot. Awards collected were class B 3rd place timed fire, class C 2nd place
May 22, 2018 – West Bend / Campbellsport, WI – Early Tuesday afternoon a report was posted about bomb threats being called in to Dollar General stores in Campbellsport, West Bend and in Fond du Lac and Dodge County. West Bend Police just posted an update: WEST BEND POLICE
May 21, 2018 – West Bend, WI – On Wednesday May 16, 2018 at 4:44 p.m., a citizen reported a motorist drinking a beer in his vehicle as he was driving away from a business on S. Main Street. A West Bend Police Officer observed the vehicle heading northbound
July 14, 2017 – Germantown, WI – Germantown Police Department Lieutenant Jeff Gonzalez (photo, left) graduated from the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia on June 7, 2017.
July 13, 2017 – Oshkosh, WI – The Oshkosh Police Department continues the investigation into the death of a 24-year-old male from Oshkosh which occurred on Tuesday, July 11, 2017.
July 9, 2017 – West Bend, WI – Two retired police vehicles were recently put in service joining the West Bend Taxi fleet.
June 27, 2017 – West Bend, WI – On Monday, June 26, at 11:25 a.m., West Bend Police were called to Pick ‘n Save, 2518 W. Washington St. for a male who stole a bottle of liquor. When officers attempted to apprehend the man in the parking lot, he ran
March 20, 2017 – West Bend, WI – West Bend Police made five arrests for OWI during the weekend of Friday, March 17 through Sunday, March 19. 700 Block of South Main Street – On Friday, March 17, 2017, at 10:53 PM, a West Bend police officer stopped a
March 13, 2017 – The West Bend Police Department made the following four arrests for OWI during the weekend of Friday, March 10 through Sunday, March 12. 1500 Block of West Paradise Drive – On Friday, March 10, 2017, at 6:58 PM, West Bend police officers responded to Wal-Mart,