Elwood residents may have their residences checked while they are away on vacation. Simply fill out the Request for Additional Patrol by clicking the Vacation Watch link here. The Elwood Police Department offers Vacation Security Checks to all residents in our Jurisdiction. While you are away on vacation, officers from the Elwood Police Department will periodically stop by your home to check for open doors, broken windows or any other suspicious circumstances. This is another added security precaution you can utilize to safeguard your possessions and assure your peace of mind while you are on vacation. This is a free, but invaluable service provided by the Elwood Police Department to the citizens of Elwood. Please fill in the form below to request a vacation check. Homeowner realizes that the Elwood Police Department and the Village do not assume any liability for loss or damage to property during specified dates. Homeowner understands there is no guarantee that vacation checks will be done daily. If you have an emergency, please contact 911 IMMEDIATELY, If you would like to speak with an officer immediately for a non-emergency situation, please contact dispatch at 815-423-5411. "Our Greatest Strength is our Partnership with the Community"