Morrison, Illinois Police and Jail Information

Morrison is a city in Whiteside County, Illinois. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.46 square miles (6.37 sq. km). The City of Morrison had a population of approximately 4,188 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Morrison, Illinois is Everett Pannier. Everett Pannier can be contacted at (815) 772-7657 and by email at

Everett Pannier, Mayor
Morrison City Mayor’s Office
City of Morrison
Morrison City Hall
200 West Main Street
Morrison, IL 61270-2400
Phone: (815) 772-7657

Morrison City Mayor

Morrison, Illinois Jail and Mugshot Information

Violent crime rate in 2018 Morrison: 148.0; U.S. Average: 207.3
Violent crime rate in 2017 Morrison: 183.3; U.S. Average: 215.2

Facts about crime in Morrison, Illinois:

  • The overall crime rate in Morrison is 32% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 4.8 daily crimes that occur in Morrison.
  • Morrison is safer than 41% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Morrison you have a 1 in 58 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Morrison has increased by 61%.

Morrison, Illinois Police Station Information

Morrison Police Department

The Morrison Police Department has 6 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 4,500 people.

Brian R. Melton, Chief of Police
Morrison Police Department
200 West Main Street
Morrison, IL 61270-2437
Phone: (815) 772-7650
Fax: 815-772-4291

Morrison Police
Morrison Police Facebook

Morrison, Illinois City or County Jail Information

Whiteside County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Whiteside County Jail
400 N Cherry St.
Morrison, IL 61270
Phone: (815) 772-5203
Fax: (815) 772-7944
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Whiteside County Jail Visitations Hours:

Tuesday, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. (Inmates whose last name begins with A-L)
Wednesday, 7 pm – 9 p.m. (Inmates whose last name begins with M-Z)

Whiteside County Jail

Police Records Request in Morrison, Illinois

We have not found police records information on the Morrison 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.

Morrison FOIA Form

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

Kim Ewoldsen, Acting City Clerk/ Freedom of Information Act Officer
City of Morrison
Morrison City Hall
City of Morrison
200 W. Main Street
Morrison, IL 61270
Phone: (815) 772-7657

Morrison FOIA Request
Morrison City Clerk

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