Winter Driving Tips

Winter Driving Tips

Drive slowly. It’s harder to control or stop your vehicle on a slick or snow-covered surface. On the road, increase your following distance enough so that you’ll have plenty of time to stop for vehicles ahead of you. Know whether your vehicle has an antilock brake...
Police Commissioner Election Results

Police Commissioner Election Results

The Port Washington Police District Election for Police Commissioner was held on December 5, 2017. Police Commissioner Results: Tom Rice – 756 James Duncan – 400 Tom Rice will begin his Term as Police Commissioner January 1, 2018 joining Police...
Veteran PWPD Dispatcher Retiring

Veteran PWPD Dispatcher Retiring

Patricia O’Neil will retire on January 30th, 2018 after 30 years of service. O’Neil started her career in 1985 as a Special Police Officer (Volunteer) and was hired in August 1987 as a full time Police Dispatcher. Dispatcher O’Neil also served...
Arrest Made in Drug Sales on Main Street

Arrest Made in Drug Sales on Main Street

Port Washington Police Detectives conducted an extensive investigation after receiving information that drugs were being sold from a business on Main Street near Port Washington Blvd. On 11/22/17 a search warrant was executed at Tony’s grab n go located at 26...