Residents and businesses in Riverwoods are protected by the Riverwoods Police Department and the Lincolnshire-Riverwoods Fire Department.

Residents are encouraged to sign up for the Village-to-Resident Public Notifications System. This system enables Village officials to issue public safety alerts via phone, email, and text messages when a threatening situation arises. Alerts are also posted to the Public Safety Alerts page on this website.


Police Department Dispatch

Office: 847-945-1820

This phone number will be answered by the 24/7 dispatch center. This number should be used for all security alarms and if you want the police to respond to your location for non-emergency situations.

Police Department (Office)

Office: 847-945-1130

845 Saunders Rd

Riverwoods, IL 60015

Call for Records or Individual Officers

Police Department Administration

Chief of Police Bruce M. Dayno

Office: 847-945-1130 ext 202

845 Saunders Rd

Riverwoods, IL 60015

Lincolnshire-Riverwoods Fire Department

Fire Chief Tom Krueger

Office: 847-634-2512

Lincolnshire Fire Dept

115 Schelter Road, Lincolnshire

Contact 847-634-2512 NON-emergency

Deerfield-Bannockburn Fire Department

Fire Chief Ian Kazian

Office: 847-945-4066

Deerfield-Bannockburn Fire Dept

500 Waukegan Road
Deerfield, IL 60015

Contact 847-945-4066 NON-emergency

Non-Emergency Fire

Lincolnshire-Riverwoods 847-634-2512

Deerfield-Bannockburn 847-945-4066

Emergency Police/Fire Dispatch: 911

This phone call will be answered by the dispatch center. Use for police, fire or medical emergency. (24 hour number)

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Notification System

The Village of Riverwoods utilizes Blackboard Connect service for emergency resident notification side-by-side with the Village non-emergency resident email database. As a resident or business you can opt-in to emergency messages, non-emergency messages or both.

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