When should I call to report suspicious activity?
If you see some activity that you feel is suspicious in nature, please call 9-1-1 as soon as possible, explain the problem, the location, and the description of individuals or vehicles. You do not have to leave your name. If you feel it is suspicious activity, it probably is. You are the one who is familiar with your neighborhood. The Elmhurst Police will respond as soon as possible and check out the suspicious people in a professional and courteous manner.

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1. Will the Elmhurst Police Department provide extra patrols while I am away on vacation?
2. When should I call to report suspicious activity?
3. Will the Elmhurst Police Department take my fingerprints for a job application or professional license?
4. Can officers search vehicles and people on the street for no reason?
5. What is bond?
6. What is the difference between an ordinance violation and a criminal violation?
7. When do Miranda Rights apply?
8. What is court supervision?
9. What about solicitors who want money for the police department; are they legitimate?
10. Can I call the police on my cellular phone?
11. When and how can I participate in an Elmhurst Police Property Auction?
12. Should I call 9-1-1 if the situation is not an emergency?
13. How do I obtain a copy of a police report?