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Police Department


The City of Petersburg Police Department is committed to making a positive difference in the lives of our citizens through professionally supported and trained police officers. Officers strive to provide an environment that will allow citizens to live and work in a safe and secure community.

Police Chief - John Jones

Assistant Chief - Michael Nichols

Sergeant - Luke Standley

Officer - Michael Milligan

Officer - Nathaniel Lytle


The Petersburg Police department Office is located in City Hall

Non Emergency - (217) 632-7137

Fax - (217) 632-4342

Office Address - 122 S. 6th Street 

                            Petersburg, IL  62675

Mailing Address - P.O. Box 139

                             Petersburg, IL  62675

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If you are witnessing a crime in progress or are experiencing an emergency, please dial 911.


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