What are the hours of operation?
The police administration is open from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Police officers are on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week after hours 24 hour phone in the lobby is available.
What are the curfew hours in University Park?
Village Ordinance Section 54-161 states it shall be unlawful for any person less than 17 years of age to be present at or upon any public assembly, building, place, street or highway at the following times, unless accompanied and supervised by a parent, legal guardian, or other responsible companion at least 21years of age approved by a parent or legal guardian or unless engaged in a business or occupation which the laws of the state authorize a person less than 17 years of age to perform:
Between 11:30 pm and 6:00 am Friday and Saturday
Between 10:30 pm and 6:00 am on Sunday-Friday
It shall be unlawful for a parent, legal guardian, or other person to knowingly permit a person in his custody or control to violate any provision of this section.
Daytime curfew enforced on all school days. 8:00 am-3:00 pm
Where is the local traffic court held?
Local traffic court is held at 90 Town Center Drive, University Park, Illinois 60484 the 2nd Wednesday of each month 6:00 PM.
Where do I pay a local traffic citation?
There are three (3) ways to pay: via online at www.university-park-il.com; via mail, please make checks or money orders payable to the Village of University Park Police Department or in-person at 44 Town Center Drive, University Park, Illinois 60484. For more information, please contact our non-emergency line at (708) 534-0912.
Where can I obtain information on University Park Village Ordinance?
Information on the Village Ordinances can be obtained by visiting http://www.municode.com/
How do I obtain a handicap parking place card?
Temporary and permanent handicap placards can only be obtained through the Illinois Secretary of State’s Office - visit http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/
What do I do if I have a complaint of loud noise?
If you have a complaint of this nature you may contact the non emergency police number (708)534-0911 (24 hours a day.)
How do I obtain a copy of a police report?
Citizens that want to obtain copies of reports and/or data maintained by the police department may request the information from the Records Division during the office hours of Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
A $10.00 fee must be paid at Village Hall for police reports, some require additional documentation, record clerks will provide assistance.
The fee for copies of an Illinois Motorist Crash Report is $10.00
The other reports require a Freedom of Information Request (F.O.I.A.) form to be completed. This request takes five (5) business days. If request required an extension , five (5) additional business days will be requested and will be sent to you in writing. Photo copies are $.15 per page after the first 50 pages.
Who do I contact regarding an Abandoned Vehicle Complaint?
Village ordinance Sec. 430-01 states no person shall leave any partially dismantled, non-operating, wrecked or junked vehicle on any street or highway within the village or on village property. This means vehicles parked in the village should appear to be in working order with inflated tires, current state registration and current village sticker must be on the vehicle. If you would like to make a complaint of an abandoned vehicle contact the non-emergency police number at (708) 534-0911.
Does the University Park Police Department offer the opportunity to fulfil community services hours?
Contact the Police Department during office hours for assistance.
What should I do if I am the victim of domestic violence?
If you are a victim dial 9-1-1 and make a police report.
Domestic violence is not confined to certain groups. Anyone can be a victim of domestic violence. Everyone argues or fights with their partner or spouse now and then. When that quarrel gets out of control and turns to physical violence or abuse it becomes a crime.
If you leave your spouse or partner, you may need some help, financial or otherwise. There are resources available. Counselors at any of the domestic violence programs or shelters can help you analyze your choices and work out a plan.
How to request a house watch?
Yes. If you would like to request a vacation watch call (708) 534-8356 prior to leaving for vacation and an officer will respond to your home to fill out paperwork in response to your request.