NEIU Police:
5500 N. St. Louis Ave. Chicago, IL 60625

We are located on the ground floor of the Parking Garage, Northwest side.

Campus House Phone:

Off Campus:
(773) 442-5511 (Emergency)
(773) 442-4100

(773) 442-4110

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Chief’s Welcome Message

Welcome to the Northeastern Illinois University Police Department's Internet Website!

We developed this website as a tool to assist us in providing the highest level of service possible to our university community. You will find that this site covers a variety of topics, including information on community programs, crime statistics, recruiting, and various other services that we provide.

We are very proud of our police department, and very proud of the university community we serve. Our team members are eager, enthusiastic, and place a high priority on integrity, service and professionalism. The dedicated men and women of the NEIU Police Department focus on building partnerships with our community so together we can develop long-term solutions to problems.

It is our hope that you will find the information contained within this website useful.  Please check back periodically to obtain the latest information regarding our department and improved service to the university community.  If you should have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.


James C. Lyon, Jr.
Chief, University Police
(773) 442-4100