Millstadt Police News

Officer Kevin Witschie Retires

Thank you to Officer Kevin Witschie for serving our community!   The Millstadt Police Department posted the following on January 19, 2023:  “Today is Officer Kevin Witschie’s last day with us, as he retires from law enforcement. Officer Witschie began his career with us in 2008 as a patrolman on midnights. Since then he has…

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Soliciting Without a Permit

1/13 – At 4:26 p.m. police responded to a call for door-to-door solicitors from a phone company.  Officers located the subjects, confirmed they were soliciting without a permit, and advised them to stop soliciting.  At 7:16 p.m. police were called to Gladwyn Drive for solicitors.  Officers located the same two subjects from the earlier contact. …

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DUI Traffic Crash

1/05 – 7:08 p.m. – Millstadt Police Department, Millstadt EMS and Millstadt Fire Department responded to a two-vehicle traffic crash on Saxtown Road, near Douglas Road.  All parties refused EMS.  La Donna M. Ebel, 69 of Millstadt, arrested and charged with Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, Improper Lane Usage & Failure to Reduce Speed…

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Warrant Arrest

12/21 – 6:46 p.m. – Michael B. Hargrove, 41 of Belleville, arrested on a St. Clair County misdemeanor warrant for Trespass.  Incident occurred at the Circle K, #1 W. Washington St.

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Traffic Offenses

11/15 – 2:20 p.m. – Renee M. Dudash, 37 of Belleville, cited for No Valid Driver’s License, Operation Uninsured Vehicle & Operation of Vehicle with Suspended Registration.  Incident occured in the 200 block of E. Washington St.

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DUI Arrest

11/10 – 9:38 p.m. – Blaine A. Taylor, 36 of Millstadt, arrested and charged with Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol.  Incident occurred at Washington & Jefferson.

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Unlawful Possession of Methamphetamine

10/05 – 2:00 a.m. – A Millstadt Officer conducted a traffic stop at S. Mulberry Street and East Laurel.  Upon an investigation, a substance containing methamphetamine was discovered.  The suspect was arrested.  On October 6th, the St. Clair County State’s Attorney’s Office charged the defendant, Brandon S. White age 40 of Millstadt, with Unlawful Possession…

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Domestic Battery

10/02 – 8:39 p.m. – Police responded to an address on West Washington Street for a Domestic Battery, that was not in progress.  Upon investigating, the male suspect was later located at another location and taken into custody.  On October 4th the St. Clair County State’s Attorney’s Office – Domestic Violence Unit charged the defendant,…

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Millstadt Police Department Gets A Visit From St. James Students & Attends A 9/11 Remembrance At Gibault

On Friday, the kids and teachers from St. James Catholic School, Millstadt, IL walked to the police station to thank us for serving the community. Chief Hucke and Officer Witschie talked to the kids about serving and sacrificing for others. The school also gave cookies to the department earlier in the day. We truly appreciate…

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DUI – Drug

8/30 – 3:30 a.m.  – Rebecca S. Kern, 51 of Belleville, charged with Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Drug, DUI Intoxicating Compound, DUI Drug/Substance/Compound in Blood/Urine, & Improper Lane Usage.  Incident occurred in the 400 block of S. Illinois St.

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