Press Releases

2024
Homicide Investigation, February 25, 2024
NPD announces participation in Super Bowl enforcement campaign, February 8, 2024 
Unlawful Assembly, February 7, 2024
Officer-Involved Crash, February 7, 2024
Crash Investigation, February 1, 2024
NPD announces Holiday safety campaign results, January 4, 2024

2023
Crash Investigation, December 21, 2023
Aggravated Battery Arrest, December 18, 2023
NPD announces participation in Holiday safety campaign, December 15, 2023
Graduation of NPD Sergeant from Northwestern University's Center for Public Safety, December 13, 2023
NPD announces Thanksgiving safety campaign results, November 30, 2023
NPD announces participation in Thanksgiving safety campaign, November 17, 2023
Threats Investigation (2/2), November 6, 2023
Threats Investigation (1/2), November 6, 2023
NPD announces Halloween safety campaign results, November 2, 2023
Shooting Investigation UPDATE, October 27, 2023
NPD announces participation in Halloween safety campaign, October 25, 2023
Unfounded Bomb Threats UPDATE, October 11, 2023
Unfounded Bomb Threats, October 2, 2023
NPD announces participation in Walk Like MADD, September 22, 2023
NPD announces participation in Special Olympics Plane Pull, September 19, 2023
NPD announces Labor Day impaired driving campaign results, September 6, 2023
NPD announces Feral Cat Rodent Control Pilot Program, August 9, 2023
NPD announces participation in Great Lakes Speed Awareness Day 2023, July 25, 2023
NPD announces Independence Day enforcement numbers, July 7, 2023
Burglary Arrest, June 21, 2023
NPD announces participation in Independence Day safety campaign, June 12, 2023
NPD announces 'Click It or Ticket' campaign numbers, June 1, 2023
Unlawful Use of a Weapon Arrest, May 30, 2023
Shots Fired Investigation, May 30, 2023
2023 ILACP Traffic Safety Challenge Placement, May 24, 2023  
NPD joins Illinois 'Click It or Ticket' campaign to save lives, May 15, 2023
Shots Fired Investigation - Update, May 12, 2023
Theft Investigation, May 3, 2023
Burglary Arrest, May 3, 2023
The NPD announces distracted driving enforcement results, May 2, 2023
Northridge Incident, April 27, 2023
Shooting Investigation Update, April 25, 2023
Shooting Investigation, April 24, 2023
Stolen Vehicle Investigation, April 11, 2023
NPD urges drivers to "Drop it and Drive", March 29, 2023
St. Patrick's Day Traffic Results, March 23, 2023
Shots Fired Investigation, March 20, 2023
Fatal Traffic Crash investigation, March 9, 2023
St. Patrick's Day Traffic Campaign, March 7, 2023
Special Olympics Illinois Recognition, March 6, 2023
Super Bowl Traffic Results, February 21, 2023
Crash Involving CCSPD, February 15, 2023
Super Bowl Traffic Campaign, February 6, 2023
Fleeing and Eluding Arrest, January 20, 2023
Assist other Agency, January 17, 2023
Robbery Arrest Update, January 10, 2023
Holiday Traffic Enforcement Results, January 4, 2023

2022
Theft/Aggravated Assault Investigation, December 29, 2022
Traffic Safety Initiative, December 27, 2022
Traffic Crash Investigation, December 21, 2022
Holiday Traffic Enforcement Campaign, December 13, 2022
Armed Robbery Investigation, December 12, 2022
Residential Burglary Arrests, December 12, 2022
Shop with a Cop, December 5, 2022
Suspicious Incident Investigation, December 2, 2022
Thanksgiving Traffic Enforcement Results, December 1, 2022
Unlawful Use of Weapon Arrest, November 17, 2022
Thanksgiving Traffic Enforcement Campaign, November 15, 2022
Aggravated Battery Arrest, November 14th, 2022
Halloween Traffic Enforcement Results 2022, November 2, 2022
Hit and Run Accident at Milwaukee and Dempster, October 20, 2022
Halloween Traffic Enforcement Campaign, October 17, 2022
Narcotics and Firearm Arrest, October 12, 2022
Assault Arrest, October 11, 2022
Police Radio Drill 2022, September 30, 2022
Vehicle Crash at Howard and Caldwell, September 12, 2022 
Labor Day Traffic Enforcement Results 2022, September 7, 2022 
Cassidy Tire Certificate Presentation 2022, August 25, 2022 
Aggravated Battery Arrest, August 22, 2022 
Catalytic Converter Theft Prevention Event 2022, August 22, 2022 
Labor Day Safety Campaign 2022, August 16, 2022
Walk like MADD 2022, August 9, 2022
Cop on a Roof Top 2022, August 9, 2022
Armed Robbery Arrest 2022, August 8, 2022
NPD Catalytic Converter Anti-Theft Event 2022, August 5, 2022
Speed Awareness Day 2022, July 26, 2022
NPD and law enforcement officers from six states join forces to combat speeding, July 26, 2022
NPD announces 2022 Walk and Roll Niles, July 25, 2022 
Prepaid debit card scams, July 21, 2022
NPD releases Fourth of July enforcement results, July 7, 2022
CORRECTION Traffic Crash Investigation, July 5, 2022
Traffic Crash Investigation, July 2, 2022
NPD begins Fourth of July safety campaign to encourage safe and sober driving, June 17, 2022
Traffic Crash Investigation, June 2, 2022
NPD announces 'Click it or Ticket' campaign numbers, June 2, 2022
Niles Law Enforcement Memorial groundbreaking ceremony, May 27, 2022
NPD recognized by Illinois Senator Ram Villivalam for ILEAP Tier II accreditation, May 20, 2022
Traffic Stop narcotics arrest, May 17, 2022
Burglary Arrest, May 13, 2022
NPD reminds motorists to 'Click it or Ticket': Memorial Day campaign, May 10, 2022
NPD announces distracted driving enforcement results, May 4, 2022
Motor Vehicle Crash, April 26, 2022
NPD to re-implement body-worn camera programApril 18, 2022
Burglary Arrest, April 6, 2022
Drop it and Drive: April is distracted driving awareness month, March 31, 2022
NPD announces St. Patrick's day weekend enforcement results, March 24, 2022
This St. Patrick's Day, a designated driver is your lucky charm, March 10, 2022
Niles Police Department awarded ILEAP Tier II accreditation, March 1, 2022
UPDATE Armed Robbery (Portillo's), February 25, 2022
Armed Robbery (7-Eleven), February 25, 2022
NPD announces Super Bowl weekend enforcement results, February 18, 2022
UPDATE Shots fired investigation, January 14, 2022
NPD releases holiday enforcement results, January 6, 2022
Shots fired investigation, January 5, 2022 

2021 
Vehicular Invasion, December 30, 2021 
UPDATE Threat Investigation (Emerson Middle School), December 22, 2021 
Deputy Chief Joseph Romano - Receives Public Safety Leadership Award, December 16, 2021 
Jingle all the way: Drive sober this holiday season, December 16, 2021 
Threat Investigation (Emerson Middle School), December 15, 2021 
UPDATE Armed Robbery (Wal-Mart), December 14, 2021 
Threat Investigation (Culver), December 13, 2021 
UPDATE Threat Investigation (Gemini), December 13, 2021 
Armed Robbery (Tracy's), December 13, 2021 
Armed Robbery (Wal-Mart), December 10, 2021 
UPDATE Death Investigation, December 8, 2021 
Threat Investigation, December 7, 2021 
Pedestrian vs. Vehicle Crash, December 7, 2021 
NPD kicks off Thanksgiving campaign for safe and sober driving, November 18, 2021 
Niles Police Department release Halloween enforcement numbers, November 2, 2021 
This Halloween, keep the scares off the road, October 27, 2021 
NPD Squad Garage Grand Opening, September 27, 2021 
Portillo’s Drive-thru Armed Robbery, September 20, 2021 
State of Illinois Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment, September 20, 2021  
Burglary Arrest, September 17, 2021  
NPD joins North American railroad safety effort aimed at reducing preventable deaths and injuries near tracks and trains, September 17, 2021  
NPD DUI Educational/Enforcement Campaign, September 15, 2021  
NPD September 11th Memorial, September 10, 2021  
Fatal Pedestrian Motor Vehicle Crash, September 2, 2021  
Coffee with Champions, August 23, 2021  
NPD Chaplain Al Lopez, August 12, 2021  
UPDATE Vehicular Hijacking, July 9, 2021 
UPDATE Armed Robbery, 8000 block of Ballard Road, July 2, 2021 
2020 Traffic Safety Challenge, July 1, 2022 
Check for Well-Being - 7000 Block of Franks Ave, June 30, 2021 
ARREST Aggravated Battery King Spa, June 28, 2021 
Little Caesars Incident Arrest, May 10, 2021 
UPDATE Emerson Threat Investigation, April 2, 2021 
Emerson Threat Investigation, April 2, 2021
Crash Investigation DUI Arrest, March 30, 2021  
2021 Traffic Safety Initiative, March 29, 2021  
UPDATE Aggravated Battery King Spa, March 29, 2021  
Aggravated Battery King Spa, March 29, 2021  
Home Repair Fraud Arrest, January 28, 2021  
Attempted Vehicular Hijacking / Vehicular Hijacking, January 21, 2021  
Armed Robbery, January 21, 2021  
                                            
2020                                             
2020 Operation Santa, December 14, 2020  
2020 Federal Use of Force Certification, November 23, 2020  
UPDATE Battery Mob Action, November 18, 2020  
Battery Mob Action, November 18, 2020  
Bowlero Burglary Arrest, October 29, 2020  
2020 Operation Chill, September 16, 2020  
2020 Operation Clear Track, September 14, 2020  
Labor Day Traffic Enforcement Campaign, August 8, 2020  
Active Officer - Non Line of Duty Death Notification, July 31, 2020  
Motor Vehicle Crash Involving a Bicyclist Fatality, July 16, 2020  
Memorial Day Campaign Press Release, May 11, 2020 
Hate Crime / Aggravated Battery of Elderly, March 10, 2020  
St. Patrick's Day Campaign Press Release, February 27, 2020  
Missing Person / Silver Alert Update, February 22, 2020  
Missing Person / Silver Alert, February 21, 2020  
Disorderly Conduct, February 4, 2020  
Motor Vehicle Accident with Fatality, January 29, 2020  
                                        
2019                                         
Motor Vehicle Accident involving Pedestrian Fatality, December 29, 2019  
Armed Robbery - Shell Station, December 5, 2019  
Thanksgiving Traffic Enforcement, November 21, 2019  
2nd Annual Cocoa with a Cop, November 20, 2019  
Arrest of 2nd Suspect in Unlawful Discharge of a Firearm, October 31, 2019  
Halloween IDOT Traffic Advisory, October 14, 2019  
Harvest Hustle Traffic Alert, October 14, 2019  
Arrest of Suspect in Unlawful Discharge of a Firearm, September 30, 2019  
Unlawful Discharge of Firearm at Music Box Club, September 22, 2019  
Arrest of Armed Robbery Suspect, September 19, 2019  
Illinois Rail Safety Week Advisory, September 17, 2019  
Roadside Safety Check occurring this weekend, August 5, 2019  
Reckless Endangerment Arrest, July 19, 2019  
Armed Robbery, July 10, 2019  
Child Endangerment Arrest, July 2, 2019  
Residential Burglary Arrest, June 17, 2019  
Armed Robbery, June 17, 2019  
Cook with A Cop, May 21, 2019  
Ruse Entry Burglary Safety Tips, May 21, 2019  
Niles Police Department to Seek ILEAP Accreditation, May 7, 2019  
Roadside Safety Check, May 3, 2019  
Armed Robbery, April 30, 2019  
Illinois Distracted Driving Awareness Week, April 18, 2019  
The Niles Police Department Offers Active Shooter Presentation to Niles Business, April 17, 2019  
Motor Vehicle accident involving a Pedestrian Updated from April 6, April 8, 2019  
Motor Vehicle accident involving a Pedestrian, April 6, 2019  
Armed Robbery - Chase Bank, April 6, 2019  
St. Patrick's Day Weekend Traffic Enforcement, March 7, 2019  
Ruse Entry Burglary Prevention Tips, February 28, 2019  
Pedestrian Safety Tips, January 29, 2019  
Fatal Pedestrian Motor Vehicle Accident 2019-3127, January 25, 2019  
Road Rage Arrest, January 16, 2019  
Felony Possession of Stolen Motor Vehicle Charges in November 8th Multi-Vehicle Accident, January 11, 2019  
                                       
2018                                       
Fatal Pedestrian Motor Vehicle Accident from 12-27-18 Updated, December 28, 2018  
Fatal Hit-and-run Pedestrian versus Motor Vehicle Accident, December 27, 2018  
Tobacco Compliance Checks, December 26, 2018  
2018 Shop with a Cop, December 24, 2018
Graduation from Detective Commander Joseph Romano from the Office of Police Staff and Command
, December 12, 2018                                     
Video Surveillance Camera Registration Program
, December 4, 2018  
Holiday Safety Tips, November 30, 2018  
Cocoa with a Cop, November 28, 2018  
Holly Jolly Traffic Advisory, November 20, 2018  
Thanksgiving Traffic Enforcement, November 14, 2018  
6 Car Motor Vehicle Crash, November 8, 2018  
Attempted Residential Burglary #2018-41495, November 6, 2018  
Halloween Traffic Enforcement Numbers, November 1, 2018                                    
Halloween Traffic Safety Unit
, October 22, 2018  
Robbery - 2018-36740, September 29, 2018  
Bank Robbery - PNC Bank 2018-36627, September 28, 2018  
Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident - updated information, September 6, 2018  
Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident, September 6, 2018  
Criminal Damage to Property, July 31, 2018  
2018 National Night Out, July 31, 2018  
Death Investigation, July 12, 2018  
Fireworks Safety over the Holiday Week, June 26, 2018  
Motor Vehicle Accident Involving Niles Police Officer, June 23, 2018  
Burglary to Auto Alert, June 15, 2018                                  
Emergency Readiness Exercise
, June 6, 2018  
Unlawful Use of Weapon Arrest, June 3, 2018  
Body Camera Pilot Program, June 1, 2018  
Attempted Kidnapping Arrest, May 25, 2018  
Cop on a Rooftop fundraising results, May 18, 2018  
Cop on a Rooftop for Illinois Special Olympics, May 14, 2018  
Peace Officer Memorial Service, May 8, 2018  
Death Investigation 2018-18531, May 8, 2018                                 
Distracted Driving Awareness Effort
s, May 2, 2018  
Distracted Driving Week, April 17, 2018  
Residential Burglary Arrest, March 29, 2018  
Motor Vehicle Accident vs Building, March 20, 2018                                 
Motor Vehicle Accident vs Building
February 28, 2018  
IRS Tax Scam Warnings, February 27, 2018  
Emergency Snow Plan in Effect, February 8, 2018  
Winter Weather Travel Advisory, February 8, 2018  
Fatal - Pedestrian vs Vehicle Accident, January 10, 2018  
                                
2017                                 
Power Outage near Oakton & Harlem, December 27, 2017  
Graduation of Sgt. Beyer from the School of Police Staff and Command, December 15, 2017  
Shop with A Cop, December 12, 2017  
Holiday Safety Tips, November 29, 2017  
Assist Other Agency, October 28, 2017  
Harvest Hustle Road Closure Advisory, October 16, 2017  
Recommended Trick-or-Treat Times for Halloween, October 12, 2017  
School Bus Accident - 2017-30766, September 25, 2017  
Donation to the NPD K-9 Unit by local youth, September 6, 2017  
Chief Tigera's Crime Prevention Action Plan Summary, August 25, 2017  
Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm Arrest, August 24, 2017  
School is Back in Session, August 10, 2017  
Arrest of Theft Suspect, August 4, 2017  
Summer Awareness Message June 29, 2017  
Cop on a Roof Top Results, May 22, 2017  
Cop on Top Fundraising Event, May 9, 2017  
NPD Now Accepting Police Officer Applications, April 3, 2017  
Arrest of Attempted First Degree Murder Suspect 2017-8205, March 20, 2017  
Shooting Incident, March 19, 2017  
Armed Robbery Arrest, February 28, 2017  
2017 Polar Plunge Results, February 23, 2017  
Motor Vehicle Accident 2017-0001743, January 17, 2017  
                              
2016                               
Retail Theft Suspect Arrested, 2016-30149, November 21, 2016  
Retail theft, November 17, 2016  
Recommended Trick or Treat Times, October 19, 2016  
Multi-Vehicle Car Accident, October 10, 2016  
National Drug Take Back Day is October 22, October 10, 2016  
Cops for Coats, October 3, 2016  
31 Days of Crime Prevention - September 30, 2016  
Death Investigation - 2016-025768, September 27, 2016  
Not all Citations are bad, September 7, 2016  
School is Back in Session, August 10, 2016  
National Night Out Announcement, July 12, 2016  
Attempted Aggravated Arson Arrest, June 28, 2016  
Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident, June 24, 2016  
Citizen Police Academy Announcement, 06/15/2016  
Sexual Assault Arrest, June 15, 2016  
Cop On A Rooftop Results, May 23, 2016  
Det. Sgt. Fragassi's  Graduation from the School of Police Staff and Command, May 23, 2016  
Officer Mahay Swearing in Ceremony, May 23, 2016  
Torch Run Announcement, May 23, 2016  
Cop On A Roof Top Announcement, May 4, 2016  
NPD Awards Night, April 13, 2016  
Fatal Auto Accident, March 27, 2016  
New - Nuisance Wildlife Abatement Program, March 21, 2016  
Crime Free Housing Course - Spring Class Announcement, March 11, 2016  
Home Alarm System Scam, February 26, 2016  
Superbowl Weekend Traffic Enforcement, January 16, 2016  
                             
2015                              
Holiday Season Traffic Enforcement Campaign, December 10, 2015  
Robbery Suspect from Game Stop, November 28, 2015  
Law Enforcement Explorer NI-RIDGE Post recruitment, November 19, 2015  
Thanksgiving Holiday Traffic Enforcement, November 18, 2015  
Pedestrian vs Vehicle Fatal Accident, October 23, 2015  
Harvest Hustle 5K Road Closures, October 15, 2015  
Recommended Trick or Treat Hours, October 13, 2015  
Illinois Department of Transportation Halloween Traffic Crackdown, October 13, 2015  
Sexual Assault Press Release, October 12, 2015  
Cops for Coats, October 8, 2015