Alton, Illinois Police and Jail Information

Alton is a city in Madison County, Madison. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 16.73 square miles (43.35 sq. km). The City of Alton had a population of approximately 27,865 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Alton, Madison is Brant Walker. Brant Walker can be contacted at (618) 463-3500.

Brant Walker, Mayor
Alton City Mayor’s Office
City of Alton
Alton City Hall
101 E. Third Street
Alton, IL 62002
Phone: (618) 463-3500
Fax: (618) 463-3525
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Alton City Mayor

Alton, Madison Jail and Mugshot Information

Violent crime rate in 2018 Addison: 416.0 U.S. Average: 207.3
Violent crime rate in 2017 Addison: 363.4 U.S. Average: 215.2

Facts about crime in Alton, Madison:

  • The overall crime rate in Alton is 70% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 12.02 daily crimes that occur in Alton.
  • Alton is safer than 10% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Alton you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Alton has decreased by 3%.

Alton, Madison Police Station Information

Alton Police Department

The Alton Police Department has 69 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 33,020 people.

Jason A. Simmons, Chief of Police
Alton Police Department
1700 East Broadway
Alton, IL 62002
Phone: (618) 463-3512
Fax: (618) 462-3797
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Alton Police Dept

Alton, Madison City or County Jail Information

The City of Alton is located on Madison County. Therefore, we listed the county jails and inmate visitation information for Madison County.

Madison County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Madison County Jail
1301 Concordia Court,
Springfield, IL. 62702
Phone: (618) 692-1064

Madison Jail Visitations
Madison County Jail

Police Records Request in Alton, Madison

Police records can be obtained from the Records Bureau/Division/Section/Department of the Alton Police Department during normal business hours. Requests may be made completing the fillable/printable Police Open Records Request form which can be mailed, faxed or delivered in–person.

Alton Request Form

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

Alton Police Department – Records Bureau/Division/Section/Department
Lt. Jarrett Ford, Freedom of Information Officer
1700 E. Broadway
Alton, IL 62002
Phone: (618) 463-3505
Fax: (618) 462-3797
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Alton Open Records

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