Welcome to the Joliet Police Department’s website. The mission of the Joliet Police Department is to enhance the quality of life in the City of Joliet by working with the community for a safe city. We pledge to enforce the laws, preserve the peace, reduce fear, and provide a safe environment in which to live, work and recreate, and to do so within the framework of the United States Constitution. We are committed to providing the highest quality of police service to our community.

We hope that you find this website helpful and informative. Here, you’ll find information about our department, get tips on what to do in an emergency, gain access to our online reporting system and interactive crime map, and much more.


When Should I Call 9-1-1?

Giving the dispatcher the right information is crucial and the time it saves can also save the life of you or someone you love. Also, learn the difference between an emergency and a non-emergency.


Community Alerts via Nixle

The Joliet Police Department teamed up with Nixle to provide community alerts via text message and email.

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