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Lisa Allmendinger on January 16th, 2018

In the aftermath of several burglaries in Scio Township, the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office offered the following reminders to keep your property safe. Burglars are opportunistic and look for the easiest way in and out. The more you can secure your property the less likely you are to have your home broken into. TIPS TO […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 6th, 2017

In this week’s Chelsea Police blotter, a Dearborn woman fled the scene of an accident on Main Street but police were able to contact her the next day. For the full story, please click here.

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Lisa Allmendinger on September 6th, 2017

In this week’s Chelsea Police blotter, victims reported money stolen from a wallet in an unlocked car, a bike stolen (but later recovered) from a front porch and a catalytic converter taken from a vehicle. For the full stories, please click here.  

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In this week’s Chelsea Police blotter, an Ypsilanti woman was caught speeding while driving on a suspended license and a Stockbridge man is caught writing bad checks. For the full stories, 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 September 1st, 2016

The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office is warning folks that there have been numerous complaints of suspicious activity in the Chelsea area during the night-time hours. Incidents range from doorbells being rung late at night, minor damage to property and overall mischief. It appears based on the incidents that the responsible subjects are most likely 13-17 […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 22nd, 2016

By Rich Kinsey A few weeks ago, I wrote about driveway resurfacing and barn painting scams. These are just a few of the scams perpetrated on victims who are absolutely innocent. Especially vulnerable are those who live alone and have problems getting around their home quickly. These scams involve distraction and theft, and one such […]

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In this week’s Chelsea Police blotter, a son is charged with assault and battery against his father, a window is smashed out of a pick-up truck and tools are stolen from a pick-up truck parked in a lot overnight. For the full stories, please click here.

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 8th, 2016

By Rich Kinsey Spring and sunny skies are back in Chelsea. As the temperatures and dandelions rise, the chances of you becoming a victim of crime also rises. Criminals are a rather lazy lot – choosing to steal and victimize instead of working and saving like most of us. Some of the more ingenious criminal enterprises come […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 18th, 2016

The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office is warning folks to beware of false phone calls from people claiming to be from the Washtenaw County Jury Service requesting monetary donations. Also ignore calls from people saying they are from the US Treasury Department saying that you owe money, and you need to pay or you will be […]

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