Press Releases

Jul 18, 2014 | Press Release

The Joliet Police Department is once again hosting its annual National Night Out Against Crime celebration and would like to invite the general public to attend. Please join members of the Joliet Police Department on Tuesday, August 5 from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm in the greenway behind Haunted Trails located at 1423 North Broadway Street, Joliet, Illinois.

Jul 18, 2014 | Press Release

The Joliet Police Department, in conjunction with the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT), announced they will be conducting special patrols during the month of September to crack down on impaired drivers.

Apr 2, 2014 | Press Release

The City of Joliet Police Department recently completed a statistical analysis of reported violent crime data for the years 2000 through 2013 for multiple, densely populated housing complexes in the city.

Aug 29, 2013 | Press Release

City Manager Tom Thanas announced today that he has appointed Commander Brian Benton to the position of Chief of Police. Chief Benton has replaced Chief Michael Trafton who retired after 28 years of service with the Joliet Police Department.

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