221 W. Main Street, Morrison, IL      815- 772- 3757

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    Public Safety

    The primary purpose of the Morrison Police Department is to provide general law enforcement and public safety for the City of Morrison, its residents, businesses, and visitors. General law enforcement and public safety services include patrol, responding to calls for service, handling complaints and investigating crimes. These services are provided at all times; 24/7/365. The Police Department consists of the Chief of Police, one Sergeant, five full-time Police Officers, and several part-time Police Officers.

    Along with its primary purpose of general law enforcement and public safety, the Police Department provides numerous and diverse services, programs and activities. These services include Enhanced Emergency 911 Response, Bike Patrol, Bicycle Safety and Registration, Drug Abuse Resistance Education, NetSmartz Internet Safety for Children, Ministry Council Program Services, and Extended Vacation Residence Security Checks.

    Morrison IL, violent crime, on a scale from 1 (low crime) to 10, is 2. Violent crime is composed of four offenses: murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault. The US average is 4.

    Morrison, IL, property crime, on a scale from 1 (low crime) to 10, is 1. Property crime includes the offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson. The object of the theft-type offenses is the taking of money or property, but there is no force or threat of force against the victims. The US average is 4.


    Morrison Police Department

    200 West Main Street

    Lower Level of City Hall

    Brian R. Melton, Chief of Police

    Emergencies, dial 911

    Non-Emergencies, dial (815) 772-7659