Milwaukee police: Business owners on city’s northwest side warned of rash of burglaries

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police warn business owners on the city’s northwest side about a recent rash of burglaries during the night.  An e-alert about this went out to residents and business owners living or working around Police District #4.

The e-alert says the incidents have mainly been occurring from midnight to 5:00 a.m.

Officials offer these safety tips for business owners throughout Milwaukee:

  • Make sure your cameras are operating
  • Empty your cash drawers into the safe at night
  • Light up your business
  • Keep your windows free of signage or anything else that would obstruct the view

Residents with questions are urged to  contact a Community Liaison Officer at 414-935-7373.