Welcome to the Police Department


The Leland Grove Police Department is dedicated to the community it serves. We are committed to establishing an environment in which members of the department and community thrive. We seek to be a catalyst for positive change through persistent, personalized and cost effective use of public safety resources. By embracing the values of pride, professionalism and integrity we remain committed to maintaining the public trust.


The Department is staffed by full-time officers and part-time officers. We provide full 24 hour coverage of the City. Anytime, day or night, we can respond to your location.

The Leland Grove Police Department places a strong emphasis on community programs. We offer several programs to the city residents, that we feel can reduce their risk of becoming a victim of crime. Some of these programs are:

·       Vacation Watch, where the department monitors your residence while you are on vacation.

·       I Live Alone, where the departments keeps an update list of the Citizens that live alone.

·       Neighborhood Watch and other programs.

·       Bicycle Program, where officers will patrol on the police bikes in the neighborhoods.

The City of Leland Grove, as well as the rest of Sangamon County is served by an enhanced Emergency 9-1-1 center. In the event of an emergency, simply dial 9-1-1 and help is on the way. If there is a need to talk with a Leland Grove officer concerning a non-emergency matter, our numbers are 217-787-4412 or 217-522-6611. Leland Grove Police personnel will answer these numbers or you can leave a message and an officer will get back with you. Our fax number is 217-787-4415. Our email address is  lgpd@lelandgrove.com