Do not be alarmed: Officers from the Wheaton Police Department and numerous other local police departments will be conducting training exercises all day Wednesday, May 24, near Wheaton Avenue and Liberty Drive. This event will include SWAT officers practicing emergency response exercises, a variety of law enforcement vehicles and a large police presence in the block of Liberty Drive from Wheaton Avenue to Hale Street. We are sharing this information so that the community is not alarmed to see substantial police activity in this area during this time.
As always, if you are experiencing an emergency or need police assistance, please call the Wheaton Police Department at 9-1-1 and officers will respond.
In preparation for this event, Liberty Drive between Wheaton Avenue and Hale Street will be marked for no parking starting Tuesday evening. We appreciate your cooperation.