Police Department


Welcome to the Rantoul Police Department website. As the Chief of Police, I have the privilege to represent the members of the department. The department is accredited with the Illinois Law Enforcement Accreditation Program (ILEAP) and we pride ourselves on delivering the highest quality of police services that our residents deserve and expect.


To be a model law enforcement agency by creating partnerships, building trust, reducing crime and improving the quality of life for our community.


The Rantoul Police Department is committed to serving and protecting our community based on the ideals of community-based policing. Our mission is to maintain the safety of our citizens, to preserve the peace, to protect property, and to improve the quality of life in the Village of Rantoul.


Our values guide the operation of the Department and the conduct of our members. They are the essence of our identity – the principles, beliefs and philosophy of our organization.


We are committed to honesty, candor, and ethical behavior; accepting individual responsibility and accountability for actions and our decisions. We are stewards of the public’s trust and we have a commitment to service that is transparent.


We are committed to treating all people with respect, compassion, and concern; treating others as we want to be treated. We value diversity and welcome individual perspectives, backgrounds and opinions.


We are committed to professionalism, service and moral courage. We take pride in ourselves, in our department, and in the Village of Rantoul. We strive to exceed the expectations of our community through quality and continuous improvement.