Task Force

The West Suburban Directed Gang Enforcement Task Force is comprised of officers from the North Riverside, Berwyn, Lyons, Brookfield, Forest Park, Oak Park, Riverside, Stickney and Cicero Police Departments. The task force was formed by an intergovernmental agreement in 2007 and was created to focus on gang and drug problems in WEDGE communities.


In the two years of its existence, the West Suburban Enhanced Drug/Gang Enforcement Task Force has accounted for 109 felony arrests and 260 misdemeanor arrests in the towns it serves.


If you have information about gang or drug activity, you can call the North Riverside Police Department at (708) 447-9191 or email information to police@northriverside-il.org. Explain the activity in as much detail as you can. You do not have to provide your name, address, or phone number.


Please click here to download the W.E.D.G.E. Tip Line Info Sheet.