Ongoing Investigation – July 16, 2018

The Joliet Police department has been conducting an investigation into events surrounding a traffic stop that occurred late Friday night on Joliet’s near east side. The investigation is in the early stages and the public’s cooperation is appreciated.

“We will be reviewing the dash-cam videos, audio-recordings, police reports, and any other relevant information to determine if the officers acted in accordance with department policy and within the scope of the law” – Chief Brian Benton.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact the Joliet Police Department Internal Affairs Unit at (815) 724-3203.