2016 K9 Statistics


The Peru Police Department is continuing to investigate the death of a dog last night after a man was seen beating the dog.

On Friday, November 11, at approximately 3:02pm, Peru Police received a call of a vehicle crash into the CVS building at 2 South Broadway.  Upon their arrival officers found a 1998 Oldsmobile driven by Elaine Thomas, age 65, of Peru, had crashed into the north side of CVS. 

The Peru Police Department is asking for the public to help locate a man who took police on a chase through the city of Peru on Saturday.

A mere two hours after a man was found overdosing and given a dose of Narcan by police, he was on the road driving in Peru and struck a woman head on while driving on Main Street.

The Peru Police Department is asking those in the area of 332 West Third Street to be aware of a safety concern through tomorrow morning.

The use of a Narcon antidote is once again credited with saving the life of a woman who had overdosed in Peru.

An Amboy woman was arrested from a local bank after police were alerted she was trying to take funds from another woman’s closed bank account.