The records department is open Monday – Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.  You will need to submit a written Freedom of Information Act Request (click here for a PDF copy of a Request Form for the Police Department). You can return the completed form in person, by mail or by fax at 708/344-2323. If sent by mail, the request should be sent to:  Freedom of Information Officer, City of Northlake, 55 East North Avenue, Northlake ,Illinois 60164.  All requests will be processed and responded to within five business days.  All fees for copies of reports are listed on the Freedom of Information Act request form and all checks should be made payable to the City of Northlake. Requests for Traffic Crash reports require a $5.00 administrative fee per state law.