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We are always available!

The closure of our lobby during construction does not mean that we are closed for business.

If you visit the Public Safety Building during the closure we have installed a phone near the front door that visitors may use to:

  •  Speak with an officer

  •  Speak with the Fire Department

  •  Make a report

  •  Let us know you are here for an appointment

  •  For a delivery

A Police Records Clerk is available at City Hall, 220 E. Deerpath, Monday-Friday, 8am to 4:30pm to:

  • Pay a fine

  • Obtain a copy of a report

The Drug Collection box will be out of service during the closure. The alternate collection site is:

Lake Bluff Police Department
45 E. Center Street
Lake Bluff IL 60045





Welcome to the
Lake Forest Police Department

The Lake Forest Police Department offers a wide variety of programs that are designed to assist and educate both residential and commercial citizens of Lake Forest. 
Citizens Police Academy |  Bicycle Safety and Education | Blotter | Women's Self-Defense Program





Police Department

Non-Emergency: 847-234-2601
Facsimile: 847-615-4382

Karl M. Walldorf
Chief of Police  
255 W. Deerpath
Lake Forest, Illinois 60045

Hours: 365/24/7

Police Lobby Hours:
Temporarily closed
for remodeling

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

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