Police

Address
517 Desplaines Ave
Forest Park, IL 60130
(P) 708-366-2425
Website

Chief of Police
Tom Aftanas
708-615-6299 (Direct)
taftanas@forestpark.net

Overnight Parking Passes

Please call 708-366-7272 or click here to obtain a parking pass.  Passes are accepted between the hours of 8 PM & 2 AM. Only five passes can be issued per month. You will need the license plate number, make of vehicle and where the vehicle is parked.

Snow routes are in effect whenever there is two or more inches of snow on the ground. No vehicles can be left in a snow route when it is applicable. Additionally, roll off dumpsters cannot park in a snow route between December and March at any time. Please call the Parking Division if you have any questions.

The Forest Park Police Department has 38 sworn officers. This includes one Chief, one Deputy Chief, three Lieutenants, seven Sergeants, and 29 full time Police officers.

Specialties within the organization include:
· Criminal Investigations Division
· Traffic Unit
· K-9
· Juvenile Officers
· Accident Reconstruction Unit
· Evidence Technicians
· Breathalyzer Operators
· Tactical Entry Team
· Bicycle Patrols
· Motorcycle Patrols
· Communications Division
· Parking & Records Division
· Information Management Division