The North Branch Police Department is currently investigating several incidents of thefts from motor vehicles, which have been reported during the past several weeks in and around the downtown area. Most of these incidents are taking place during the late evening and overnight hours and involve unlocked motor vehicles. The police urge citizens to take any valuable items out of their vehicles and to lock their vehicles when they are not in use. The police also urge anybody who sees or hears anything suspicious or sees anybody lurking and/or peering into vehicles to immediately report the matter to the police department by calling the Chisago County Dispatch Center at 651-257-4100.
The North Branch Police Department can also be contacted at 651-674-8848.