Recent Crime

Updated October 15th, 2017 at 7:30 AM

Incidents listed will be kept on this page for approximately 14 days

The Whitefish Bay Police Department has begun using to allow residents to sign up for text alerts sent out by the police department concerning threats to public safety (e.g. Robbery, Carjacking). The alerts may also be sent concerning missing persons and numerous property crimes (e.g. Burglary, Thefts). To sign up please follow the link below.

Recent Crime


On October 10th at approximately 4:17 PM, a residence in the 1300 block of E. Henry Clay St was entered.  A subject broke out a window in the side door to gain entry.


On October 7th at approximately 3:40 AM, a vehicle was taken from a driveway in the 5100 block of N. Ardmore Ave.  The vehicle was unlocked and taken with the keys located in another unlocked vehicle in the driveway.


Sometime between 9:00 PM on October 13th and 10:00 AM on October 14th, an unlocked vehicle parked in the 4600 block of N. Murray Ave was entered.

Sometime between 7:40 AM and 8:52 AM on October 5th, an unlocked vehicle parked in the 900 block of E. Circle Dr was entered.

Sometime between 10:30 PM on October 1st and 7:30 AM on October 2nd, an unlocked vehicle parked in the 5700 block of N. Shoreland Ave. was entered.

Crime reports LogoCrimeReports is an interactive, web based service that will allow citizens to view the activity of the Whitefish Bay Police Department online. The service also allows users to create and receive alerts pertaining to activity that has taken place within the Village of Whitefish Bay as well as submit tips to police regarding criminal activity in the area. This service also has mobile applications for Apple and Android devices so users can access this information or submit tips from anywhere they have access to the internet.

The Police Department feels this tool will be a valuable resource to inform citizens of criminal activity and crime trends so that citizens can take the appropriate precautions to lessen their chances of becoming a crime victim. 

We encourage everyone to participate in so that we all can help ensure and enhance the quality of life in Whitefish Bay. Please visit CrimeReports to register or learn more information about this service.