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Police Department Mission Statement
The Highland Park Police Department is dedicated to safeguarding persons and property through a committed community partnership by upholding public trust, fostering mutual respect, and providing services to enhance the quality of life.

HOURS OF OPERATION: 24 hours/7days a week


  • Administration 
    • Traffic Unit
    •  Records Unit
  • Patrol
  • Investigations 

Specialized Teams

  • Major Accident Investigation Team
  • Fire Investigation Team
  • Evidence Team
  • Recruitment Team
  • Bike Patrol Unit
  • Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Emergency Response Team
  • Mobile Field Force/Emergency Services Team
  • Northern Illinois Police Alarm System (NIPAS)
  • Major Crash Assistance Team
Recruitment Team

Please access the following link for information regarding employment as  a police officer with the Highland Park Police Department:

For additional information, please contact Commander Chris O'Neill at 847.926.1766