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Lisa Allmendinger on January 20th, 2018

Registration is now open for this year’s boater safety classes, which all take place on Saturdays from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. You must pre-register for these classes and class size is limited. Please contact Deputy Gebauer at gebauerj@ewashtenaw.org with your full name(s), date of birth(s), telephone number, and class date that you wish to attend. There […]

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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 January 13th, 2018

(Publisher’s note: Since the Chelsea Police Department does not offer these kinds of education programs, I’m passing along programs of interest from the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office.)

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 16th, 2017

The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office was recently made aware of a scam in our area that may sound as if it is official Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office business. The scammer will call and leave a message for the victim, telling them that they have missed jury duty and in order to avoid being arrested they […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 28th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Jerry Clayton for the information in this story.) Halloween is upon us and soon our streets will be filled with little ghosts, goblins and witches trick-or-treating.  To ensure this Halloween is safe for your children, Washtenaw County Sheriff Jerry Clayton offers the following safety tips: Costumes should be short […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 28th, 2017

(Publisher’s note: Chelsea does not offer this class and recommends attending the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office academy.) The Citizens Police Academy is designed to give you a behind the scenes, in-depth look into the everyday happenings of the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office. The goal is to make this course an informative and enjoyable experience for […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 17th, 2017

(Publisher’s note: Chelsea Police do not offer a program but recommend this one.) If you are interested in attending the summer 2017 Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office Citizens Police Academy please complete the application and release forms (http://www.ewashtenaw.org/government/sheriff/community/citizens-police-academy), then email them to Deputy Wion at wionj@ewashtenaw.org or fax to 734-794-2128 by April 28. All forms must […]

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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 10th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 8th, 2017

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