Recent Crime

Updated June 26th, 2017 at 9:00 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


Sometime between 10:00 AM and 11:00 AM on June 12th, an unlocked vehicle parked in the 5800 block N. Shore Dr was entered and items taken.

At approximately 10:45 AM on June 12th, an unlocked vehicle parked in the 5200 block N. Santa Monica Blvd was entered and items were taken.


On June 25th at approximately 2:41 PM a bottle of wine was taken from the rear yard of a residence in the 4800 block of N Bartlett Ave.  A subject was taken into custody a short time later.

Sometime between June 19th at 10:00 pm and June 20th at 5:15 am, a bicycle was taken from a residence in the 4800 block of N Santa Monica Blvd.

On June 19th, a resident reported two metal bushel baskets were taken from their yard in the 5500 block of N Santa Monica Blvd.

Sometime between June 13th and June 20th, a bicycle was taken from a residence in the 100 block E Chateau Pl.

Sometime between June 6:00 PM and 8:00 PM on June 15th, a bicycle was taken from the 5300 block N Lydell Ave.

Sometime between June 7th and 9th, a bicycle was taken from the 1200 block of E Fairmount Ave.


At approximately 9:39 pm on June 22nd, a residence was shot with a paintball causing damage to a window screen.
Sometime between 4:30 PM on June 11th and 12:30 PM on June 12th, a vehicle parked in the 800 block E Silver Spring Dr was egged.

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.