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NON-EMERGENCY (217) 483-2453

117 E. Mulberry St. Chatham, IL 62629 FAX: (217) 483-7153

Here you will find our most popular programs.  Click each one to learn more.

Children’s Bicycle Rodeo

Children’s Bicycle Rodeo Join us for our annual children’s bicycle rodeo held at the Chatham Public Library.  This fun event teaches...

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Child Safety Award Program

Child Safety Award Program The Chatham Police Department is proud to have partnered with McDonald’s, Hardee’s, Ice Deli, and Scoop Du Jour for...

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Bus Stop Program

Bus Stop Program The Bus Stop Program was created by Officer Mark Commean.  When available, Officer Commean goes to various school bus stops in...

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Cops N’ Cones

Cops N’ Cones The Chatham Police Department is proud to partner with Scoop Du Jour for this yearly children’s event held at their ice cream...

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Halloween Candy with Cops

Halloween Candy with Cops Join us on Halloween night for our annual Candy with a Cop event. Stop into the Chatham Police Department with the kids...

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Annual Food Drive

Annual Food Drive The Chatham Police Department sponsors an annual food drive held at County Market with donations and proceeds going directly to...

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GHS Drivers Ed Presentations

GHS Drivers Ed Presentations The Chatham Police Department has partnered with the Glenwood High School Drivers Education department to present a...

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GHS Government Class Presentations

GHS Government Class Presentations The Chatham Police Department partners with the Glenwood High School Government department to present a...

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Senior Safety Presentations

Senior Safety Presentations When requested, the Chatham Police Department puts on senior safety presentations at our local senior living centers. ...

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Coffee With a Cop

Coffee With a Cop This annual event brings our officers and the community we serve together in a relaxed setting – over coffee – to discuss...

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Elementary Kids Safety Program

The Elementary Kids Safety Program is put on by Officer Mark Commean. Officer Commean goes to the elementary schools and talks to the 1st and 4th...

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Hunter Safety Program

Hunter Safety Program The Chatham Police Department, along with a group of dedicated volunteers, works to host and instruct hunter education...

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Illinois BASSET Program

Illinois BASSET Program The BASSET Program is state mandated training for all sellers and/or servers of poured or packaged alcohol.  This training...

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Drug Take Back Program

Drug Take Back Program The Chatham Police Department participates alongside the Drug Enforcement Agency in this program that aims to provide a...

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