Weekly Update
Weekly Summary
  • Glendale National Night Out was held on August 16. The event had a record turnout and was only hampered by a rain shower towards the end of the evening. This was a great cooperative event between the Glendale Police Department and North Shore Fire/Rescue. We had great feedback from the community! Thank you to those that attended and the fire and police staff that spent countless hours putting this great event together!
  • Chief Whitaker attended the North Shore Chief's Meeting. This is a monthly meeting with the seven North Shore Police Chiefs, the consolidated dispatch center director and the Fire Chief. The group met with the Vice-President of the records management software vendor used by all of the agencies.
  • Assistant Chief Harris attended the Mutual Aid Box Alarm System Operations Meeting for Milwaukee County.
  • The Department continues to meet with Converged Technologies as part of it's transition to a new telephone system.
Calls for Service This Week
Incident Type
Incident Count
Weekly Average (2016)
Emergency Medical
Weekly Average (2016)
Priority 1 & 2 Calls
Meeting Response Goal of 7:02
(goal of 90%)
Average Response Time
Priority 1 & 2 Calls
5 minutes 9 seconds
(goal of 6 minutes)

*Priority 1 & 2 calls are calls for service which the Department sends an initial responding unit to a scene with lights and sirens operating. Priority 3 calls are responses that are considered non-emergent.

Documents of Interest

2017 Department Strategic Plan 

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