Police Department

Mission Statement

  • To protect the citizens of Troy and their guests from unlawful actions against them to the best of our ability
  • To enforce the laws of the State of Illinois and the City of Troy fairly, equally, and without prejudice or malice
  • To serve the people of Troy in a courteous, friendly, and professional manner
  • To act as a conservator of public peace

The Troy Police Department is made up of highly-trained professionals who are dedicated to making our community safe for everyone. The Troy Police Department currently employs 21 police officers and 6 civilian employees. We offer a variety of programs and services to our citizens, including the D.A.R.E. Program, the Police Explorer Program, the Neighborhood Watch Program, vacation house checks, safety services, and more. We encourage you to visit the links for additional information. Also, added within our site is a monthly safety bulletin highlighting issues with which the Troy Police Department is actively working.

We hope you find this information helpful. If you would like to see other information added to this site that may meet your needs, please feel free to contact the Police Department, and a representative of the department will be happy to help you promptly. We are always open to comments and suggestions on how to make our relationship with the community stronger and how to make Troy the best city in Illinois.

The Troy Police Department strives to make the City of Troy safe for all residents and visitors. Should you have any questions, concerns, or comments, please contact us at 618-667-6731.


Chief Chris Wasser