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Lisa Allmendinger on April 25th, 2017

In this week’s Chelsea Police blotter, an Ypsilanti man was arrested and housed at the Washtenaw County Jail for a warrant from Chelsea for domestic violence. For the full story, please click here.

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 11th, 2017

The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) is warning everyone about recent ‘Can You Hear Me’ phone scams. Scam callers are trying to get victims to say the word “yes” during a call and later use a recording of the response to authorize unwanted charges on the victim’s utility or credit card account. According to complaints […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 11th, 2017

In this week’s Chelsea Police blotter, officers were called to the intersection of Old Barn Circle and Old Manchester roads for a report of a larceny from a vehicle and there was a hit and run in the 500 block of Coliseum Drive. For the full stories, please click here.

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 4th, 2017

In this week’s Chelsea Police blotter, a lawn sign was destroyed on East Summit Street and a car was damaged on Harrison Street. For the full stories, please click here.

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 21st, 2017

In this week’s Chelsea Police blotter, a mailbox and post were reported missing from Railroad Street. For the full story, please click here.

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 17th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office for the information in this story.) The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office, U of M Department of Public Safety, and Pittsfield Department of Public Safety will step up enforcement and be on the lookout for impaired drivers in Washtenaw County from March 16 through March […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 14th, 2017

In this week’s police report, Chelsea police transported a woman to jail and arrested a suspected drunk driver. For the full stories, please click here.

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 7th, 2017

The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office sent an alert Tuesday evening, March 7 that they are investigating two larceny from automobiles that occurred in the Thornton Farms Subdivision. The incidents occurred between March 5 at 8 p.m. and March 7 at 8 a.m. According to the alert, “although it is suspected the incidents occurred during the […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 6th, 2017

At the request of the Michigan State Police Brighton Post, the Chelsea Police Department is releasing some surveillance images of a vehicle that may be in the area outside of Chelsea going door to door and using the cover story of selling cleaning supplies. The Nixel report states this is an attempt to gain access […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 3rd, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office for the information in this story.) During tax time, many IRS imposters attempt to take advantage of people at tax deadline time. Criminals are looking for ways to steal your money or your identity. So, don’t fall victim to an IRS scam. Your first […]

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