News about the Police Department

Accident Reports

Accident reports are available on-line, in-person, and by mail.

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Halloween: 2016 Trick-or-Treating on Sunday, October 30th from 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Trick-or-treating in the Village of Gurnee will be held on Sunday, October 30th from 2pm-5pm. 

The Village also asks that you be respectful of your neighbors while trick-or-treating--go only to homes of people you know. If you have questions regarding trick-or-treating hours, please contact the Village of Gurnee Police Department at (847) 599-7000. 

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Mass Casualty Training Exercise

Gurnee, IL - The Gurnee police and fire departments will conduct a mass casualty training exercise from 7 a.m. to noon on May 2 at Woodland Intermediate School, 1115 Hunt Club Rd, Gurnee, IL.

The exercise will include members of the Gurnee police and fire departments, personnel and equipment from the Beach Park, Grayslake, Waukegan and Zion fire departments, U.S. Navy personnel, staff members from Woodland School District #50, and select members of the general public.

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Drug Emergencies: A Team Approach

Considerable emphasis is being placed in the media about heroin overdoses, and understandably so. A recent U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention report concluded that heroin overdoses in the U.S. doubled from 2010 to 2012. However, while this is a significant growth in a short period of time, it is important to keep in mind that heroin overdose deaths continue to be much lower than deaths from prescription drug overdose.
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Gurnee Police Conclude Holiday Mobilization Enforcement Period

Gurnee, IL—Beginning December 19th, 2014 and running through January 4th, 2015 the Gurnee Police Department conducted enhanced safety restraint and impaired driving enforcement activities throughout the village. Funded by a grant from the Illinois Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Safety and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, these enforcement actions were conducted in order to increase safety restraint compliance and to remove impaired drivers from our roadways.

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Citizen Police Academy: Sign Up Now for the Spring 2015 Session!

Sign Up Now for the Spring 2015 Session of Citizen Police Academy!

The Gurnee Police Department is currently seeking participants for the upcoming Spring Citizen Police Academy class beginning on February 26, 2015 and ending on May 21, 2015.

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