Joliet, Illinois Police and Jail Information

Joliet is a city in Kendall and Will County, Illinois. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 65.09 square miles (168.60 sq. km). The City of Joliet had a population of approximately 147,433 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Joliet, Illinois is Bob O’Dekirk. Bob O’Dekirk can be contacted at (815) 724-3700 and by email at

Bob O’Dekirk, Mayor
Joliet City Mayor’s Office
City of Joliet
Joliet City Hall
150 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
Phone: (815) 724-3700
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Joliet City Mayor

Joliet, Illinois Jail and Mugshot Information

Violent crime rate in 2018 Joliet: 186.5 U.S. Average: 207.3
Violent crime rate in 2017 Joliet: 219.8 U.S. Average: 215.2

Facts about crime in Joliet, Illinois:

  • The overall crime rate in Joliet is 27% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.16 daily crimes that occur in Joliet.
  • Joliet is safer than 36% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Joliet you have a 1 in 54 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Joliet has decreased by 15%.

Joliet, Illinois Police Station Information

Joliet Police Department

The Joliet Police Department has 265 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 106,793 people.

Alan Roechner, Chief of Police
Joliet Police Department
150 W. Washington Street
Joliet, IL 60432
Phone: (815) 724-3100
Fax: (815) 724-3290
Hours: Sunday – Saturday, 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.

West Substation
7196 W Caton Farm Rd
Plainfield, IL 60586
Phone: (815) 439-5202
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Joliet Police

Joliet, Illinois City or County Jail Information

The City of Joliet is located in Kendall and Will County. Therefore, we listed the county jails and inmate visitation information of both the counties.

Kendall County Jail Information

The Kendall County Jail has the capacity of holding 203 inmates. They physical location of the jail is:

Kendall County Jail
1102 Cornell Lane,
Yorkville, IL 60560
Phone: (630) 553-7500

Kendall County Jail Visitations Hours:

On-Site Visitation:
Monday – Thursday and Sunday, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., 2 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., and 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Off-Site Visitation:
Every day, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m., 1 p.m. – 5 p.m., and 7 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Kendall County Jail Visitations
Kendall County Jail

Will County Jail Information

The Will County Jail has the capacity of holding 1000 inmates. The physical location of the jail is:

Will County Jail
95 South Chicago Street,
Joliet, Illinois 60436
Phone: (815) 740-1250

Will County Jail Visitation Hours:

Every day, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. (Last scheduled time slot – 4:20 pm)

Will County Jail Visitation
Will County Jail

Police Records Request in Joliet, Illinois

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

Joliet FOIA Form

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

Christa M. Desiderio, City Clerk/FOIA Officer
City of Joliet
Joliet City Hall
150 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
Phone: (815) 724-3780
Fax: (815) 724-3785
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Joliet City FOIA Request
Joliet City Clerk

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