WPD HONORS 2014

April 7, 2015
On Thursday, May 7 at 4:30 p.m. at the Westminster Rose Center Theater, the Westminster Police Department will honor their employees who have gone above and beyond the call of duty in their service to the community. This year’s event will include awarding three police officers the Silver Medal of Courage and the Bronze Medal of Merit. The event is free of charge and all members of the community are encouraged to attend and show their support for the men and women who serve the City of Westminster.

IRS Scams - Crime Advisory

April 2, 2015

No, That's Not the IRS Calling, Just Hang Up

Phone calls by fraud artists posing as Internal Revenue Service employees and demanding money have surged in recent months - enough so that the IRS named phone scams the No. 1 item on its 2015 "Dirty Dozen" list of tax scams.



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Never Let Your Gun Get Into the Wrong Hands

March 31, 2015

The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) and the Advertising Council, Inc. (Ad Council) have created a Safe Firearms Storage public education campaign to encourage firearms owners to store firearms safely by locking them up where children, at risk youth, potential thieves, and those who intend to harm themselves or others, cannot access them. The ad campaign also asks firearms owners to report any lost or stolen firearms to local law enforcement immediately.



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6 Out of 10 Teen Crashes Involve Distracted Driving

March 26, 2015
AAA Study: Distracted driving may be involved in more teen crashes than previously thought - 58% caused by driver distraction.


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