Police Department

Overview
Police Station
The men and women of the Elmhurst Police Department are dedicated to providing professional public safety services to our community. We proudly serve and live by our motto, “Providing the Best”.

Our Motto and Mission Statement, "Providing the Best"

  • We believe the public must have confidence and trust in the ability of every Elmhurst police officer to reliably and efficiently perform his/her duties.
  • Our mission is to create a feeling of safety and security for all citizens by providing the best law enforcement service possible.
  • We pledge to do our best to safeguard all people in the City of Elmhurst and ensure a high quality of life through the effective and efficient delivery of law enforcement services.
  • We believe that human resources represent our community's single most important investment, and we are committed to excellence in our profession. We recognize that good interpersonal communication skills are absolutely necessary to the effective performance of our duties.
  • We will provide the best by being sensitive to the authority entrusted with us and ensuring we are consistent in upholding our responsibility to protect the public with fairness and equality.
  • We will provide the best through our commitment to providing the highest level of law enforcement service to the community by promoting justice, equality, fairness, honesty, integrity, and legality, both for the Police Department and the public we serve.