Lincoln, Illinois Police and Jail Information

Lincoln is a city in Logan County, Illinois. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 6.40 square miles (16.57 sq. km). The City of Lincoln had a population of approximately 14,504 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Lincoln, Illinois is Seth Goodman. Seth Goodman can be contacted at (217) 735-1612.

Seth Goodman, Mayor
Lincoln City Mayor’s Office
City of Lincoln
Lincoln City Hall
700 Broadway Street
Lincoln, Illinois 62656
Phone: (217) 735-1612
Hours: Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Lincoln City Mayor

Lincoln, Illinois Jail and Mugshot Information

Violent crime rate in 2018 Lincoln: 207.7 U.S. Average: 207.3
Violent crime rate in 2017 Lincoln: 154.8 U.S. Average: 215.2

Facts about crime in Lincoln, Illinois:

  • The overall crime rate in Lincoln is 14% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 6.09 daily crimes that occur in Lincoln.
  • Lincoln is safer than 37% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Lincoln you have a 1 in 45 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Lincoln has decreased by 15%.

Lincoln, Illinois Police Station Information

Lincoln Police Department

The Lincoln Police Department has 28 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 15,278 people.

Paul Adams, Chief of Police
Lincoln Police Department
710 5th Street
Lincoln, IL 62656
Phone: (217)732-2151
Fax: (217)732-4589

Lincoln Police

Lincoln, Illinois City or County Jail Information

The City of Lincoln is located in Logan County. Therefore, we listed the county jail and inmate visitation information for Logan County.

Logan County Jail Information

The Logan County Jail has the capacity of holding 65 inmates. The physical location of the jail is:

Logan County Jail
911 Pekin St.
Lincoln, IL 62656
Phone: (217) 735-2610

Logan County Jail Visitations Hours:

Sunday, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Wednesday, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Thursday, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Video Visitations:
Monday, Tuesday, Friday or Saturday, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Logan County Jail

Police Records Request in Lincoln, Illinois

Police records can be obtained from the Records Department of the Lincoln 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.

Lincoln FOIA Form

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

Attn: FOIA Officer
Lincoln Police Department – Records Department
911 Pekin St,
Lincoln, IL, 62656
Fax: (217) 732-4589

Lincoln Police FOIA Request

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