Amboy, Illinois Police and Jail Information

Amboy is a city in Lee County, Lee. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 6.29 square miles (16.30 sq. km). The City of Amboy had a population of approximately 2,500 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Amboy, Lee is John Schamberger. John Schamberger can be contacted at (815) 857-3814 and by email at

John Schamberger, Mayor
Amboy City Mayor’s Office
City of Amboy
Amboy City Hall
227 E. Main Street,
Amboy, Illinois 61310
Phone: (815) 857-3814
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Amboy City Mayor

Amboy, Lee Jail and Mugshot Information

Violent crime rate in 2018 Addison: 150.7 U.S. Average: 207.3
Violent crime rate in 2017 Addison: 65.0 U.S. Average: 215.2

Facts about crime in Amboy, Lee:

  • The overall crime rate in Amboy is 80% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 1.42 daily crimes that occur in Amboy.
  • Amboy is safer than 68% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Amboy you have a 1 in 194 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Amboy has decreased by 50%.

Amboy, Lee Police Station Information

Amboy Police Department

The Amboy Police Department has 5 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 2,400 people.

Amboy Police Department
227 E Main St,
Amboy, IL 61310
Phone: (815) 857-3400
Fax: (815) 857-3814

Amboy Police Dept

Amboy, Lee City or County Jail Information

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

Lee County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Lee County Jail
122 West 3rd Street
Dixon, IL 61021
Phone: (815) 284-5222

Lee County Jail Visitations Hours:

On-Site Video Visitation:
Saturday or Sunday, 7:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Remote Video Visitation:
7 days a week, 7:00 a.m. – 9:30 p.m. (Except between, 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.

Lee County Jail

Police Records Request in Amboy, Lee

We have not found police records information on Amboy Police Department website. Instead, police records can be obtained from the Lee County Sheriff’s Office during normal business hours. Requests may be made completing the fillable/printable Open Records Request form which can be mailed, faxed or delivered in–person.

Lee Request Form

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

Lee County Sheriff’s Office
240 E. Progress Drive
Dixon, IL 61021
Fax: 815-284-1146

Lee Records Request
Lee County Sheriff

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