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Police Department Questions

Questions & Answers

How do I obtain a copy of a Police report or Accident report?

Police reports generally are not released to the public. Exceptions include those listed in the Freedom of Information Act or subpoena.

Accident reports are available for a $5.00 fee. The Records Division at the Public Safety Building, 255 W. Deerpath, is open from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on weekends and holidays. You may also request an accident report by mail.

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How do I get my fingerprints done?

Effective December 18, 2015, the Lake Forest Police Department will no longer provide fingerprinting services. 

Please feel free to contact Accurate Biometrics at: 773-685-5832 or
for their nearest location.

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220 E. Deerpath, Lake Forest, IL 60045
(847) 234-2600
Non-Emergency Police:  (847) 234-2601

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