Police Department

The Police Department is located at 115 E. 3rd Street. Records Services hours are 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m Monday-Friday. Walk-in Police assistance after Records Services hours is obtained via use of the red phone, marked 911, in the lobby entrance of the Police Department. Police-related phone inquiries after Records Services hours can be directed to the QuadCom non-emergency number of 847-428-8784. QuadCom serves 6 Police Departments and 4 Fire Departments. If you need Police assistance, dial 911.

MISSION STATEMENT
The Police Department of the Village of East Dundee will strive to keep the community of East Dundee and its residents safe and secure through dedicated professional Police personnel who establish partnerships within the community to prevent crime and promote community safety. Members of the Police Department will provide timely, effective, and unbiased community service as professionals with integrity and respect.

In accomplishing our mission: Professional service will be our commitment. Integrity, fairness and respect will be our mandates.

EAST DUNDEE POLICE DEPARTMENT 2019 ANNUAL REPORT

Police Chief
George Carpenter
(847) 428-4034
gcarpenter@eastdundee.net

Records Clerk
Alex Villagomez
avillagomez@eastdundee.net

The Police Department provides 24-hour protection for residents, businesses. Personnel are dispatched to calls for service by the QuadCom Regional Dispatch Center located in Carpentersville. This center is a 9-1-1 emergency dispatch system which serves 5 police agencies and 4 fire agencies. In addition to the normal law enforcement activities, the Police Department sponsors several community-oriented programs including:

  • House Watch
    Want us to keep an eye on your house while you're away? Residents going out of town for an extended period can register with the Police Department 847-428-4034 for the House Watch program. Under the program, a police officer will check on your house at least once per night and monitor for suspicious activity. Click Here to request a house watch.

  • Premise Alert Program
    Based on legislation passed in the State of Illinois during the latter part of 2009, law enforcement agencies in conjunction with their PSAPs (dispatch services) are to provide residents and others with special needs situations, who are located in their jurisdictions, an opportunity to be enrolled and entered into a Premise Alert Program (PAP) database within the PSAP; an entry that will alert emergency personnel (Police and Fire), when responding to the enrolled persons residence or business location, that there is a specified special needs situation that may be involved.

  • Sex Offender List
    http://www.isp.state.il.us/sor/

  • Overnight Parking Requests
    Parking on the street is not allowed in the Village from 2 am to 6 am, and doing so may result in the issuance of a citation. If you must leave your car out overnight you may click this link to request to permission. Also blocking a driveway, parking on a sidewalk, or in your front yard may result in the issuance of a citation.

    All vehicles in the Village, regardless of if they're being driven, must be operable and have valid, current license plates. Violations will result in a 10 day inoperable motor vehicle notice and the possible issuance of a citation.

  • Pet Management
    Provide details of your pet by clicking this link. Once added to our database, your pet information will be available to the police department in case your pet is lost or stolen.

  • Need to report something unusual?
    Street lights out or any other potential safety issues. Provide us the details so we can take the necessary actions by clicking this link.

  • Red Light Enforcement Information
    Red Light Enforcement began in August 2009. The Village of East Dundee began operating a red light enforcement camera at the intersection of Penny Avenue & Higgins Road and Dundee Avenue and Higgins Road. The intersection is identified as "Red Light Photo Enforced" through signage. The Village has three main objectives for implementing the program:
    1. to reduce the number of injury crashes resulting from right angle and turning collisions.
    2. reduce the total number of crashes at an intersection overall.
    3. reduce the number of Red Light Violations at the selected intersections.

  • Citations
    Enforcement Citations will be issued to motorists who run red lights without stopping OR fail to come to a complete stop before turning right on red when safe to do so.
Motorists WILL NOT be cited if:
    • The motorist enters an intersection on a green or yellow light which turns red before they have a chance to make a left turn.
    • The vehicle was yielding to an emergency vehicle or lawfully participating in a funeral procession.
    A violation notice form will include information on options that can be chosen.

  • Child Safety Seat Inspections
    The department has two certified child safety seat technician that inspects child safety seats to ensure that they are properly installed in vehicles. These inspections are provided free of cost but are done by appointment only.

  • Comprehensive Community Based Youth Services
    For more information on Comprehensive Community Based Youth Services click here

  • How to File a Police Department Complaint or Commendation
    Through the year, members of the EAST DUNDEE Police Department handle a variety of calls and have numerous contacts with the public. In some of those instances, individuals may feel a member of the EAST DUNDEE Police Department treated them unfairly or were treated unprofessionally. Or you may feel that you were handled in an exemplary manner. To file a complaint or commendation, click this link

  • Delayed Traffic Crash Report
    If you were involved in a traffic crash that resulted in damage, you can complete a Delayed Traffic Crash Report and request a copy of that report once it has been received and processed by the Records Section. click here to print a report form to complete and then return it to the Police Department.
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Police Department
115 E. 3rd Street
East Dundee, IL 60118

Phone:
Fax:
Hrs:

(847) 428-4034
(847) 586-5632
8:00am - 4:00pm M-F

QuadCom Non-emergency dispatch: (847) 428-8784

Call 911 to report an emergency.

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For in-progress crimes or matters that require immediate police response, call 9-1-1.

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News

Beware of Ruse Burglaries

EDPD is investigating a report of a ruse burglary which occurred on 7/9/2020 just before 5:00 p.m. in the 600 block of Howard Ave. A man claiming to be with the Village of East Dundee Water Department distracted a resident for several minutes in her laundry room. The resident later realized items had been stolen from her bedroom. If you have any information about this incident, please contact us at 847-428-4034.

Please be vigilant against these types of crimes. Village of East Dundee employees will always have proper credentials that they will present before asking to enter a home. If in doubt, always call the organization the individual claims to be with or local law enforcement to verify a person's legitimacy before letting them into your home. Be sure to talk to your friends and neighbors about the signs of this crime as well.

View the PDF below to learn more about ruse burglaries.

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For Immediate Release - Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment

Click the attachment below to view the press release dated July 2, 2020.

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Juvenile Law Enforcment Record Automatic Expungement Notice

The attached document serves as notice of expungement for events occurring between January 1, 2013 and December 31, 2015. Please click the document for more information.

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Police Officer Final Eligibility List

The attached eligibility list is Effective 12/16/19 and will expire 12/16/21

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E-SALE SAFE ZONE

The Village of East Dundee has an "E-Sale Safe Zone" located inside our Police Station lobby for safe online sale transactions. Please feel free to use this location as your safe meetup spot. (115 E. 3rd Street). The lobby is under surveillance 24/7.

You may also call our non-emergency number during regular business hours at 847-428-4034 or after hours to QuadCom at 847-428-8784 advising of the exchange date and time so that we are aware of the transaction.


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Calendar

Mon
Sep 21
2020

Board of Police Commissioners Meeting

10:00AM at East Dundee Police Station - 115 E. 3rd Street

Mon
Oct 19
2020

Board of Police Commissioners Meeting

10:00AM at East Dundee Police Station - 115 E. 3rd Street

Tue
Oct 20
2020

Police Pension Board Regular Quarterly Meeting

4:00PM at Police Pension Board Regular Quarterly Meeting

Mon
Nov 16
2020

Board of Police Commissioners Meeting

10:00AM at East Dundee Police Station - 115 E. 3rd Street

Mon
Dec 14
2020

Board of Police Commissioners Meeting

10:00AM at East Dundee Police Station - 115 E. 3rd Street


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