Belleville, Illinois Police and Jail Information

Belleville is a city in St. Clair County, Illinois. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 23.50 square miles (60.87 sq. km). The City of Belleville had a population of approximately 44,478 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Belleville, Illinois is Mark W. Eckert. Mark W. Eckert can be contacted at (618) 233-6518 x 1239 and email at

Mark W. Eckert, Mayor
Belleville City Mayor’s Office
City of Belleville
Belleville City Hall
101 S Illinois Street
Belleville, IL 62220
Phone: (618) 233-6518 x 1239

Belleville City Mayor

Belleville, Illinois Jail and Mugshot Information

Violent crime rate in 2018 Belleville: 260.4 U.S. Average: 207.3
Violent crime rate in 2017 Belleville: 299.9 U.S. Average: 215.2

Facts about crime in Belleville, Illinois:

  • The overall crime rate in Belleville is 34% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 9.5 daily crimes that occur in Belleville.
  • Belleville is safer than 16% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Belleville you have a 1 in 29 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Belleville has decreased by 24%.

Belleville, Illinois Police Station Information

Belleville Police Department

The Belleville Police Department has 80 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 42,000 people.

Col. William G. Clay III, Chief of Police
Belleville Police Department
720 W. Main St.
Belleville, IL 62220
Phone: (618) 234-1218 x 1723
Fax: (618) 234-6420
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Belleville Police Dept
Belleville Police Facebook

Belleville, Illinois City or County Jail Information

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

St. Clair County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

St. Clair County Jail
700 N. 5th St.
Belleville, IL 62220
Phone: (618) 207-4374

St. Clair County Jail

Police Records Request in Belleville, Illinois

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

Belleville Request Form

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

Belleville Police Department – Records Bureau/Division/Section/Department
720 W. Main St.
Belleville, IL 62220
Fax: (618) 234-7133
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Belleville FOIA Request

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