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Police Department

We, the members of the Downers Grove Police Department are committed to preserving safety and enhancing the quality of life in our community. We provide service with understanding, response with compassion, and law enforcement with vision. We do so with honor, courage, and integrity; never losing sight of the respect and pride we have for one another and those we serve.


Police Department Mission Statement


Table 1: Location information.
Facility Address Phone
Police Station 825 Burlington Ave. (630) 434-5600

The Police Station operates under normal business hours Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The lobby of the Police Station is always open.

Table 2: Contact information.
Contact Telephone
Shanon Gillette, Police Chief (630) 434-5693
Michael DeVries, Deputy Chief, Operations (630) 434-5604
James McGreal, Deputy Chief, Support Services (630) 434-5685

The Village of Downers Grove is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Police Recruitment

Online Services

The Village of Downers Grove Police Department gives residents and businesses the ability to submit certain requests online. Click the Police Department Requests button below to access submit requests for

  • Overnight Parking
  • Vacation Watch
  • Bicycle Registration.

Safety and Crime Prevention

Annual Report

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