Welcome to the City of Chillicothe


City Clerk Jill swearing in Jeremy Cooper (2)

City Clerk Jill Byrnes swearing in Chief Jeremy Cooper

Mayor Michael Hughes presenting Chief Cooper with his badge (2)

Mayor Michael Hughes presenting Chief Cooper with his chief badge

823 N 2nd St
Chillicothe, IL
(309) 274-2129

Chief Cooper was appointed police chief on October 24, 2022.

K9 Memorial (2014) -Click on K9 Memorial and you will see the new memorial that was placed in front of the Police Station honoring the K9 Past and Present Officers along with the new K9 dog Dark.  Also in the picture is Mr. Gill who carved the monument of a German Shepard dog.

Officers Receive DUI Award 2017

Call 911 for emergencies

The Chillicothe Police Department is lead by Chief Jeremy Cooper and he has Three Sergeants, K-9 Officer, K-9 Dog Dark, 2 School Resource Officers, Detective, and 4 officers.  Three officers are certified in Bike Patrol and Nine certified as Juvenile Officers.  

The Chillicothe Dispatch Center was consolidated with Peoria Heights Dispatch Center in January 2017 per a state mandate.  Currently, our Dispatch and 911 communications are through the Peoria Police Department.

For more information take time to check out the Chillicothe Police Departments Facebook page and their website at www.chillicothepd.org