Report an Emergency
If you are the victim of a crime, witness a crime, suspicious activity or accident, or come upon a crime scene or accident, call immediately:
911 - Elgin police / Elgin fire
7777 - for ECC police from a college phone
847-214-7777 - for ECC police from a cell phone
847-214-7778 - ECC police department non-emergencies
ECC Police Department
Minimizing crime opportunities and encouraging students and employees to be responsible for their own security and the security of others are keys to safety. Be sure to contact ECC police immediately if you witness a crime, are victimized by crime or in need of other emergency aid.
Officers On Duty
ECC police and Elgin police conduct regular vehicle and foot patrols of buildings and grounds.
Patrol Schedule: Officers are on-duty during the college's regular operational hours.
During non-business hours, college facilities are monitored and locked. Overnight parking in college lots is prohibited. More about parking»