- Tuesday March 6th, 2012 :: 12:03 p.m. PST
Community Crime Alert: Cathedral Area Burglary
The Joliet Police Department is investigating a recent incident of residential burglary in the Cathedral area.
This incident involved an individual gaining access to a residence through an unsecured door while the residents were sleeping. Numerous personal items were taken including a woman’s purse which was later recovered in the yard of a neighbor.
Residents are reminded to:
- Keep your doors and windows locked at all times. If you hear a knock, go to the door but verify the identity of the person through a peephole or window before opening the door.
- Keep the phone handy. If you have a cordless phone, take it with you when there is a knock on the door.
- Be aware of your surroundings when entering your residence.
Residents are asked that if they see suspicious activity to call 911. Residents with information can call the Joliet Police Department’s non-emergency number at 815-726-2491.
Your cooperation is appreciated.
Joliet Police Department
150 W Washington St
Joliet, IL 60432