Major Crash Unit

The Waukegan Police Department Major Crash Unit is charged with investigating catastrophic collisions occurring within the jurisdiction of the city of Waukegan. These collisions are defined by specific criteria that, by their severity, demand exhaustive investigation and review. The criteria for Major Crash Unit investigations include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Fatal or serious injury automobile accidents.
  • Fatal or injury accidents involving a city owned vehicle.