- Public Safety
Welcome to East St. Louis, Illinois, and to the City’s informative and helpful police department website. The men and women of the East St. Louis Police Department serve proudly, and recognize that service in this region of the country is our privilege. We stand ready as a full service agency, prepared to assist all members and visitors to our City with courteous professionalism. We are not just police employees, but instead we strive to be helpers and problem solvers, as we genuinely care about where we live and work.
Divisions & Units
Learn about the divisions and units of the Police Department.
The Police Department provides services such as Neighborhood Watch, Victim Services, Auxiliary Police, and more.
Applications & Forms
View forms and applications for the Police Department.
Find career opportunities in the Police Department.
Crime Prevention Tips
Find tips for preventing crime and staying safe.
Photo Speed Enforcement Litigation
Learn about the photo speed enforcement litigation.
If vehicles are impounded by the City of East St. Louis designated tow firms, the vehicles are subject to a vehicle reclamation tow-in release fee.
Find answers to frequently asked questions regarding the Police Department.
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