Welcome to East St. Louis, Illinois, and to the City’s informative and helpful police department website. The men and women of the East St. Louis Police Department serve proudly, and recognize that service in this region of the country is our privilege. We stand ready as a full service agency, prepared to assist all members and visitors to our City with courteous professionalism. We are not just police employees, but instead we strive to be helpers and problem solvers, as we genuinely care about where we live and work.