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Nov 23, 2016
Twenty-four Graduate from the 20th Citizen’s Police Academy

The Winchester Police Department celebrated its 20th Citizen’s Police Academy Tuesday night, when 24 citizens graduated from the program.  The academy provides…

Nov 22, 2016
Extra Patrols in Place for Holiday Shopping

The Holiday Shopping season is starting even earlier this year, and Winchester Police want safety to be the number one priority. The Police Department will…

Nov 21, 2016
Street Closures for Old Town Holiday Parade

The holiday season officially kicks off in Winchester on Monday, November 28th, with the annual Old Town Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting.  A number of street…

Nov 18, 2016
Police Investigate Fatal Pedestrian Accident

The Winchester Police Department is investigating a pedestrian-involved accident that killed a Winchester woman.  The accident happened around 2:47 p.m. on…

Nov 18, 2016
Police Investigate Crash Involving Fire Apparatus

The Winchester Police Department is investigating a vehicle accident involving a Shawnee Volunteer Fire Company apparatus.  City of Winchester Fire and Rescue…

Nov 16, 2016
Winchester Police and NAACP Host Second Forum on Improving Relations

The Winchester Police Department and the Winchester NAACP are hosting the second in a series of community discussions to improve race relations. The event will…

Nov 13, 2016
14 Graduate from Police Department’s First Teen Citizen’s Academy

On Saturday, November 12, 2016, 14 local students graduated from the Winchester Police Department’s inaugural Teen Citizen’s Academy. The class provided…

Nov 10, 2016
Police Department Holds 17th Annual Timbrook Food and Toy Drive

This week, the Winchester Police Department kicked of the 17th Annual Ricky Timbrook Food and Toy Drive to support local families in need. The Department is…

Nov 10, 2016
Police Investigate Robberies

The Winchester Police Department is investigating three separate robberies that are believed to be connected.  All three incidents occurred the night of…

Nov 7, 2016
Police Combat Drug Abuse, Collect 1,240 Pounds of Medication!

During the month of October, Police and Sheriff’s Department across the country held successful “Drug Take-Back” events to collect unused and expired…