Macoupin County Police Department

Find Macoupin County Illinois police departments, precincts, and stations. Police departments provide information on public safety, police reports, dispatch, impounds, and policing.

Benld Police Department 106 East Central Avenue Benld IL 62009 217-835-2217

Brighton Village Police Department 206 South Main Street Brighton IL 62012 618-372-4207

Bunker Hill Police Station 801 South Franklin Street Bunker Hill IL 62014 618-585-4422

Carlinville Police Department 570 North Broad Street Carlinville IL 62626 217-854-3221

Gillespie Police Department 107 East Walnut Street Gillespie IL 62033 217-839-2922

Girard Police Department 111 West Madison Street Girard IL 62640 217-627-3321

Livingston Village Police Department 601 Livingston Avenue Staunton IL 62088 618-637-2300

Palmyra Police Department 110 East State Street Palmyra IL 62674 217-436-2451

Staunton Police Department 105 South Wood Street Staunton IL 62088 618-635-3333

Virden Police Department 139 North Dye Street Virden IL 62690 217-965-4474

About Macoupin County Police Departments

Police Departments in Macoupin County, IL are law enforcement agencies that are responsible for policing the Macoupin County community. Macoupin County police promote public safety by preventing crime, stopping crimes in process, criminal investigations, and by providing first response to emergencies.

You may contact the Police Department for questions about:
  • Macoupin County public criminal records
  • Filing accident reports
  • Filing Macoupin County police reports
  • 911 emergencies and first responders
  • Filing complaints and public safety concerns
  • Fingerprinting services
  • Macoupin County Police jobs and employment
Macoupin County Criminal Records

Macoupin County Police Stations keep public records that are available to the public including criminal records, arrest records, police reports, accident reports, police blotters, and Macoupin County crime maps. Police Depts may also provide information about driving history, traffic violations, parking tickets, and car accident reports that may be required for insurance claims.

Crime Prevention

Macoupin County Police Officers are empowered to protect the community through various laws and statutes granted by the state of Illinois and local community ordinances. Policing powers are used to prevent and deter crime in Macoupin County, IL and may include arrest and detainment, stop and search, issuing tickets and fines, and performing investigations of criminal activity.

Police Department Units

Police Departments in Macoupin County are broken down into several internal units, each tasked with a specific set of policing responsibilities and goals. The Macoupin County Police Patrol works to promote public safety through Police Officer presence, typically in Police cars, foot patrol, bicycle police, and by providing emergency response. Macoupin County Detective units are tasked with gathering evidence, investigating and solving crimes to aid the effort of criminal prosecution. Traffic Control Police enforce Macoupin County traffic safety laws through the issuance of fines and driving tickets for traffic and driving violations.

Macoupin County Police Dept Specialized Units

The Macoupin County Police are organized into specialized task groups to help combat crime and public safety issues. These specialized task forces include domestic violence units, anti-gang squads, and drugs and narcotics units. Police Officers work to improve relations in the Macoupin County community through focused community policing groups which establish ties with local businesses, neighborhood groups, religious groups, and schools.