Lake Forest, Illinois Police and Jail Information

Lake Forest is a city in Lake County, Illinois. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 17.24 square miles (44.66 sq. km). The City of Lake Forest had a population of approximately 19,375 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Lake Forest, Illinois is George A. Pandaleon. George A. Pandaleon can be contacted at (847) 373-9857 (Cell) and by email at

George A. Pandaleon, Mayor
Lake Forest City Mayor’s Office
City of Lake Forest
Lake Forest City Hall
220 E. Deerpath,
Lake Forest, IL 60045
Phone: (847) 373-9857 (Cell)
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Lake Forest Mayor

Lake Forest, Illinois Jail and Mugshot Information

Violent crime rate in 2016 Lake Forest: 10.3 U.S. Average: 216.3
Violent crime rate in 2015 Lake Forest: 10.3 U.S. Average: 208.5

Facts about crime in Lake Forest, Illinois:

  • The overall crime rate in Lake Forest is 63% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.61 daily crimes that occur in Lake Forest.
  • Lake Forest is safer than 70% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Lake Forest you have a 1 in 105 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Lake Forest has increased by 60%.

Lake Forest, Illinois Police Station Information

Lake Forest Police Department

The Lake Forest Police Department has 45 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 20,200 people.

Karl M. Walldorf, Chief of Police
Lake Forest Police Department
255 W. Deerpath
Lake Forest, Illinois 60045
Phone: (847) 234-2601 or (847) 810-3803 (Chief)
Records: (847) 810-3845
Fax: (847) 615-4382
Hours: Monday – Saturday, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. (Lobby)

Lake Forest Police

Lake Forest, Illinois City or County Jail Information

We have not found most wanted information on the Lake Forest Police Department website. As Lake Forest is located in Lake County, we have listed the most wanted list of Lake County Sheriff’s Office.

Lake County Most Wanted

The most wanted offenders are listed according to last name, first name, middle name, DOB, sex, race, hair color, eye color, height, weight, convictions, etc.

The City of Lake Forest is located in Lake County. Therefore, we listed the county jails and inmate visitation information for Lake County.

Lake County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Lake County Jail
20 S County Street
Waukegan, IL 60085
Phone: (847) 377-4150
Fax: (847) 360-5763

Lake County Jail Visitations Hours:

Video Visitations:
Sunday – Saturday, 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m., 11:45 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Lake County Jail Visitations
Lake County Jail

Police Records Request in Lake Forest, Illinois

We have not found police records information on the Lake Forest Police Department website. Instead, police records can be obtained from the City Clerk’s Office during normal business hours. Requests may be made completing the fillable/printable FOIA Request form which can be mailed, faxed or delivered in–person.

Lake Forest FOIA Form

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

Margaret Boyer, City Clerk
City of Lake Forest
220 E. Deerpath
Lake Forest, Illinois 60045
Phone: (847) 810-3674
Fax: (847) 615-4289
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Lake Forest City FOIA Request
Lake Forest City Clerk

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