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A Guide to the Citizen Complaint Process

The Evanston Police Department is committed to a Partnership with the Evanston community, serving it professionally and lawfully. All members of the department strive to enhance this Partnership with the community and to solve problems as part of their daily tasks, recognizing that maintenance of the highest standards of ethics and integrity is imperative for the continued improvement of local policing in Evanston. The Evanston Police Department is committed to fostering values that serve a diverse population and its needs.

Who May Complain?
When Should You Complain?
How Do You File a Complaint?
What is Needed for Completing the Complaint Register Form?
What Happens after My Complaint has been Filed and Who is Involved?
What Will You be Told?
What Does the Final Disposition/Determination Mean?