Morton, Illinois Police and Jail Information

Morton is a village in Tazewell County, Illinois. According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 12.994 square miles (33.65 sq. km). The Village of Morton had a population of approximately 16,267 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Morton, Illinois is Jeff Kaufman. Jeff Kaufman can be contacted at 309-291-2258 and by email at jkaufman@morton-il.gov.

Jeff Kaufman, Mayor
Morton Village Mayor’s Office
Village of Morton
Morton Village Hall
525 S. Main St.
Morton, Illinois 61550
Phone: 309-291-2258
Email: jkaufman@morton-il.gov
Hours: Mon-Fri: 7:30am-5pm

Village of Morton Mayor

Morton, Illinois Jail and Mugshot Information

Violent crime rate in 2018 Morton: 67.5; U.S. Average: 207.3
Violent crime rate in 2017 Morton: 95.2; U.S. Average: 215.2

Facts about crime in Morton, Illinois:

  • The overall crime rate in Morton is 71% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.03 daily crimes that occur in Morton.
  • Morton is safer than 76% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Morton you have a 1 in 135 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Morton has decreased by 24%.

Morton, Illinois Police Station Information

Morton Police Department

The Morton Police Department has 22 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 15,430 people.

Jason Miller, Deputy Chief of Police
Morton Police Department
131 S Plum Ave
Morton, Illinois 61550-1897
Phone: 309-266-6666
Fax: 309-263-0321
Email: jrmiller@morton-il.gov
Hours: Monday – Saturday: 8:00AM to 5:00PM

Morton Police
Morton Police Facebook

Morton, Illinois Village or County Jail Information

Tazewell County Jail Information

The Tazewell County Jail has the capacity of holding 226 inmates. The physical location of the jail is:

Tazewell County Jail
101 S. Capitol Street,
Pekin, Illinois 61554
Phone: (309) 447-2250
Email: KUlrich@Tazewell.com

Tazewell County Jail

Police Records Request in Morton, Illinois

Police records can be obtained from the Records Unit of the Morton 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.

Morton FOIA Form

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

Morton Police Department – Records Unit
Attn: Jason Miller, Deputy Chief of Police/ Beth Ruder, Records Clerk
131 S Plum Ave
Morton, Illinois 61550-1897
Phone: 309-266-6666
Fax: 309-263-0321
Email: jrmiller@morton-il.gov or bruder@morton-il.gov
Hours: Monday – Saturday: 8:00AM to 5:00PM

Morton Police FOIA Request

Records can be obtained from the Village 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.

Morton FOIA Request

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

Sam Ritthaler, Village Clerk
Village of Morton
Morton Village Hall
120 North Main Street
Post Office Box 28
Morton, Il 61550
Phone: 309-266-5361
Fax: 309-266-5508
Email: sritthaler@morton-il.gov
Hours: Mon-Fri: 7:30am-5pm

Morton Village Clerk

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