Department News

The Montgomery Police Department actively engages with the community, school districts, and local nonprofits. Annually the Department hosts various educational and fun special events, hosts outdoor meet and greets with the Officers, raises money for the Special Olympics, and coordinates their annual Shop with a Cop to support local families in need. 

Check back for more information on upcoming dates and event schedules.  

Coffee with a Cop

COFFE WITH THE COPS
SUNDAY, MAY 15 | 10A-1P

Atrevete Confections | 216 N. River St.

May 11-17 is National Police Week. In honor of this nationwide event honoring police officers, the Montgomery Police Department is hosting a Coffee with the Cops on Sunday, May 15 from 10A-1P at local bakery and coffee shop, Atrevete Confections. Stop by and say hello to our Officers, grab a cup of free drip coffee or purchase a gourmet coffee and French pastry.


DEPARTMENT ACHIEVEMENTS & RECOGNITION

Commander Diaz | MS in Criminal Justice | May 2022
The Montgomery Police Department is proud to announce the graduation of Commander Ismael Diaz with a Master of Science in Criminal Justice with a concentration in Leadership and Administration. Commander Diaz received his diploma Sunday, May 8, from Aurora University. We are proud of our Police Department Leadership and their demonstration of excellence and commitment to continuous self-improvement. Congratulations Ish!

Ismael Diaz

Shop with a Cop

Shop with a Cop

Coffee for Champions

Coffee for Campions

Montgomery Fest | Chalk & Cops

Chalk with Cops
Girl Scout Cops

Local School, Camp, and Scout Groups Tours
The Montgomery Police Department welcomes community groups to tour the facility for an educational visit. Contact police@ci.montgomery.il.us to find out more. 

Each year our Police Department hosts various events for the community to encourage POSITIVE POLICE interaction and provide education to our youngest residents on safety, emergency planning, and careers in law enforcement. 

Mark Your Calendars for Our Popular FREE Events Held Each Year

NATIONAL NIGHT OUT
First Tuesday in August | 6-8P | Various Locations

CHALK WITH A COP
Saturday of Montgomery Fest Weekend | 10A-12P | River St.

HALLOWEEN SAFETY EVENT
Second Sunday in October (weekends and times may vary)