Community Strategies

Welcome to the Community Strategies Section of the Park Ridge Police Department.  We encourage you to take advantage of the information and programs that are offered by the Park Ridge Police Department.  We feel that by taking precautions, citizens can reduce their chances of becoming victims of an accident or crime.

Community Strategies Officer

The Park Ridge Police Department Community Strategies Officer oversees many of the crime prevention programs and activities designed to reduce the chances that citizens and businesses become victims of crime.  Officer Ben Peterson is dedicated to helping citizens of all ages practice good habits for the safety of themselves and their property.

In addition to the programs, the police department offers a variety of educational presentations for local businesses, community, church and youth groups.  Our police officers specialize in law enforcement topics such as: Identity Theft, Burglary Prevention and Personal Safety, to name the most popular.  To schedule a presentation, contact Community Strategies Officer Peterson at (847) 318-5233 or




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     Get the latest news updates, safety tips, and events by     checking out the Community Strategies Quarterly Newsletter!  

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Police Department Programs

 911 Cell Phone Bank




                        Caught Being Good 





              CERT (Community Emergency Response Team)



                  Citizens Police Academy




                         Home Security Check Program




             Mobile Eyes





                  Parent Patrol Program





               "No Soliciting" Stickers Available






                   Park Ridge Citizens Patrol




                       Party Watch




              Police Explorers




                      Premise Alert Program




            Project Childsafe





     Safe Haven






             Senior Breakfast Club





                    Police Department Tours





                        Trading Card Program





Contact Information

Phone (847) 318-5252
Fax (847) 318-5308

200 S Vine Ave
Park Ridge IL 60068-6000

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