The Department of Law Enforcement Services provides traditional and non-traditional police services within the Village of Western Springs. Services are provided 24 hours each day, 365 days a year. The department is dedicated to maintaining competent, honest, and professional personnel to provide first-rate police services and to help foster a safe and wholesome environment within the village.
It is the mission of the Western Springs Police Department to maintain a high standard of integrity, professionalism, and effective law enforcement services in partnership with the community. We believe that our services preserve and foster the high quality of life in our community. We demonstrate our commitment to excellence through continuous education, training, proactive law enforcement initiatives, and enhanced response methods to ensure a safe environment.
As we move forward, the Vision of the Western Springs Police Department will be to strive and meet the evolving expectations of our citizens to include proactive community engagement, education and creative problem solving. We will continue to be at the forefront with technological advances, embrace service sharing, and continue to plan and prepare for the effective management of critical incidents that may impact our community.
The Western Springs Police Department will maintain our Mission and strive to achieve our Vision by subscribing to the following core values:
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2020 Annual Report
Service Evaluation Form
2020 Community Survey
2020 Traffic Stop Survey Summary
Public Service Announcement Videos
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Pedestrian Crosswalk Safety
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