Safety Advice

The department is providing family safety information for teens and parents to help you be in the know.  For more information, click here for BullyingCrime Prevention InformationScam Alerts or Distracted Driving.

Celebrate Black Friday in South Elgin - Shop South Elgin First!
Friday, November 16, 2018 at 4:00 PM
Shop South Elgin businesses on Black Friday!

Make Clean Air Count with Energy Efficient Lighting in Your Home
Friday, September 21, 2018 at 4:00 PM
What can save you more than $8,000 over 30 years and also improve your ability to read at night?  Energy-efficient lighting, of course.


IDOT's Safety Tips for Motorcycles
Gear Up, Slow Down, Stay a Safe Distance--share the road.

Following Laws and Roadway Safety Rules are Particularly Important for Bicyclists
As a general rule, bicyclists must obey the same traffic laws as vehicle drivers.

Get in Stride and Stay Safe: Safety Tips for Runners and Walkers

Be Careful When U Txt: Prevent Sexting

Latchkey Kid Guidelines

Tips to Deter Use of Tobacco

Smokeless Does NOT Mean Harmless - Educate Little Leaguers on Tobacco Chew

Have a Plan and Prevent Family Travel Nightmares

10 Ways a Parent Can Help Prevent Drunk Driving

Date Rape Prevention

Hotel Tips for Women Travelers