Campus Security



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Safety education is an important objective of Elmhurst College's Office of Campus Security. We offer a variety of free programs designed to help educate the College community about security issues.

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Sign up now for the 21st Session in the Fall of 2016!

Citizen’s Police Academy is a 12-week program designed to give Elmhurst citizens a working knowledge of both Law Enforcement and the Elmhurst Police Department. The program is free of charge and is limited to 25 students per session. Participants must be over the age of twenty-one and live or work in the City of Elmhurst.

Each weekly block of instruction is held from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. The Fall session will start on Wednesday, August 31, 2016, and will end on November 16, 2016. The program is very informative and offers the opportunity for hands-on participation in some of the classes.

To obtain more information and/or pick up an application, please stop by the Elmhurst Police Station or contact us by email at or phone: 630-530-3061.
Our printable online application can be found at:

Topics covered in the program include*:

• Police Department Overview

• Evidence and Crime Scene Processing

• Laws of Arrest, Search & Seizure

• DUI and Traffic Enforcement

• Investigations and Crime Analysis

• Internet Investigation /Railroad Safety

• Mission Team / Narcotics and K-9 Unit

• Range & Firearms Training

• Fire Department Overview

• Traffic Stops

Monday, August 1, 2016. Women’s Self Defense Class.  $20.  7-8pm.  Taught by a 16 year Police veteran, Defensive Tactics Instructor, SWAT team, member, Certified KRAV Maga Defcon Instructor
Register at www.fitt-rx/com
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Questions or comments? Want to plan an activity for your club, organization or group of Elmhurst students?

Contact Caroline Krause, Assistant Director of Campus Security, at or 630-617-3291

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