Police Department

For Emergencies Dial 911

For Non-Emergencies Call 815-458-2341

141 W. Main Street

Braidwood, IL 60408

Located on the east side of the Municipal Building

Mission Statement:  The Braidwood Police Department exits to “Serve and Protect” the City of Braidwood.  The Braidwood Police will prevent crime, arrest offenders, and enforcing the law fairly.

Vision Statement:  The Braidwood Police Department pursues excellence in their administration with serving and protecting the public.

Value Statement:  The Braidwood Police Department value service and professionalism in serving the City of Braidwood. 

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BRAIDWOOD POLICE DEPARTMENT
PRESS RELEASE
05/09/2017 – 05/22/2017

ARRESTS/REPORTS

Domestic Dispute – 3
Theft Over $500.00 - 3
No Valid Driver’s License – 2
Warrant Arrest – 4
Disorderly Conduct – 1
Accident – 3
Criminal Sexual Assault – 1
Credit Card fraud – 1
DUI – 1
Harassment by Telephone – 2
Missing Person – Juvenile – 1
Disturbance – 2
Domestic Trouble – 1
Civil Law Cannabis – 2
Crisis Intervention – 1

CITATIONS / WARNINGS / P-Tickets

Improper Lighting (no taillights) – 4
Improper Lighting (one headlight) – 1
Speeding – 4
Expired Registration – 2
Disobeyed Truck Regulatory Sign – 10
Size, Weight, Load, Length Violations – 2
No Seatbelts – 1
Disorderly Conduct – 2
Illegal Use of Cell Phone While Driving – 1
Operation of Uninsured Motor Vehicle – 1
Other Local Ordinance Violation – 5
Loud Noise Complaint – 1
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia – 1
Illegal Transportation of Alcohol – 1
Obstructed/Tinted Windows – 1
Improper Display of Registration – 1

CALLS FOR SERVICE

911 Hang-up – 2
Abandoned 911 – 3
Accident – 4
Animal Complaint - 5
Burglar Alarms – 5
Assist fire department – 28
Assist Other Law Enforcement – 11
ATV Complaints – 4
Battery – 1
Building Checks – 19
Disturbance – 1
Domestics – 8
Domestic Battery – 1
Drug Complaints – 2
DUI – 1
Escort – 1
Fight – 1
Follow-up – 3
Harassment – 1
Road Hazard – 1
House Checks – 4
Station Information – 9
Intoxicated Subject – 3
Juvenile Problems – 3
Lock-Outs – 7
Loud Noise Complaint – 6
Missing Person – 1
Motorist Assist – 6
Neighborhood Trouble – 2
Open door – 1
Other Public Complaint – 3
Parking Complaints – 5
Other Public Service – 1
Assist Public Works – 1
Reckless Conduct – 1
Return Telephone Call – 21
RR Crossing Complaints – 1
School Crossing Guard Duty – 2
Sex Offender Registration – 1
Shots Fired – 2
Stand by – 1
Suspicious Person / Auto – 12
Theft – 4
Trespassing – 1
Traffic Stops – 69
Violation of OP – 1
Walk-in Complaint – 33
Welfare Checks – 10
Wire Down – 1


Total Calls for Service – 310
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BRAIDWOOD POLICE DEPARTMENT
PRESS RELEASE
04/25/2017 – 05/08/2017

ARRESTS/REPORTS

Harassment by Telephone – 2
Domestic Dispute – 2
Accident – 2
Disturbance – 3
Domestic Battery – 2
Station Information – 1
Aggravated Assault – 1
Residential Burglary – 1
Theft From Motor Vehicle – 1
Deceptive Practice – 1
Criminal Damage to Property – 1
Criminal Trespass to State Supported Property – 1
Possession of Cannabis 30 gm and under – 1
Damage to Property (non-criminal) – 1
Domestic Trouble – 1
Crisis Intervention – 1
Surrender FOID Card – 1

CITATIONS / WARNINGS / P-Tickets

Disobeyed Regulatory Truck Sign – 16
Speeding – 9
One Headlight – 2
Traffic Sign Violation – 1
Other Investigations – 2
Size, Weight, Load, Length Violations – 3
Drunkenness – 1
Local Ordinance Violation – 3
Obscenity – 1
Possession of Cannabis – 10 gm or less – 2
Illegal Use of Cell Phone While Driving – 1
Improper Display of Registration – 2
No Taillights – 1
Possession of Drug Equipment – 1
Graduated Driver Violations – 1
Failure to Dim Headlights – 1
Muffler Violations – 1
Obstructed / Tinted Windows – 1

CALLS FOR SERVICE

Abandoned 911 – 1
Accidents – 4
Burglar Alarms – 7
Animal Complaints – 6
Assist Fire Department – 33
Assist Other Law Enforcement Agency - 4
Building Checks – 13
Burglary – 3
Disturbance – 1
Domestics – 5
Domestic Battery – 1
Escorts – 2
Extra Patrol – 1
Fights – 1
Fireworks Complaint – 1
Follow-up – 2
Gun Complaints – 1
Harassment – 1
Road Hazard – 1
Station Information – 9
Intoxicated Person – 1
Juvenile Problem – 2
Lock-Outs – 4
Loud Noise Complaints – 3
Motorist Assist – 6
Open door – 1
Other Public Complaint – 3
Parking Complaints – 4
Public Service – 5
Reckless Driving – 3
Return Telephone Calls – 20
Road Obstruction – 3
Shots fired – 1
Suspicious Auto / Person – 13
Theft – 2
Traffic Complaint – 1
Trespassing Complaint – 1
Traffic Stops – 68
Visitation Interference – 3
Walk-in Complaints – 27
Welfare Checks – 5
Wires Down – 1

Total Calls for Service – 274
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BRAIDWOOD POLICE DEPARTMENT
PRESS RELEASE
04/11/2017 – 04/24/2017

ARRESTS/REPORTS

Domestic Dispute – 5
Theft Over $500.00 – 4
Theft Under $500.00 – 1
Accident – 4
Domestic Battery – 2
Retail Theft – 1
Deceptive Practice – 1
Aggravated Fraud – 1
Criminal Damage to Property – 1
Unlawful Visitation Interference – 1
Violation of Order of Protection – 1
Other Investigations – 1
Child Abuse – 1
Harassment – 1
Domestic Trouble – 2
Crisis Intervention – 1
Suicide Threat – 1
Manufacture/Delivery of Controlled Substance – 2
Possession of controlled Substance - 2
Battery – 1
Driving While License Suspended - 1

CITATIONS / WARNINGS / P-Tickets

Speeding – 4
Improper Display of Registration – 3
Other Local Ordinance Violation – 1
Traffic Sign Violation – 1
Disobeying a Regulatory Truck Sign – 8
Illegal Use of Cell Phone while Driving – 1
Size, Weight, Load, Length Violations – 2
Uninsured Motor Vehicle – 1
Expired Registration – 2
Obstructed / Tinted Window – 1
Possession of Cannabis – 2

CALLS FOR SERVICE

Abandoned 911 – 1
Accidents – 3
Alarms – 4
Animal Complaints – 9
Assist Fire Department – 19
Assist Other Law Enforcement – 11
Attempt To Locate – 1
ATV Complaint – 2
Battery – 1
Building Checks – 20
Burglary – 1
Burning Complaint – 1
Disturbance - 1
Domestic – 4
Domestic Battery – 2
Drug Investigation – 2
DUI - 1
Escorts – 5
Follow up – 2
Fraud – 1
Harassment – 2
House Watch – 4
Station Information – 5
Lock-Out – 5
Loud Noise Complaint – 2
Motorist Assist – 5
Neighbor Trouble – 1
Other Complaints – 3
Parking Complaints – 6
Public Service – 1
Reckless Driving – 2
Return Telephone Call – 17
Road Obstruction – 1
Shoplifting – 1Suicide – 2
Suspicious Person / Vehicle 0 12
Thefts – 2
Traffic Stops – 50
Unwanted Person – 1
Violation of Order of Protection – 1
Walk-in Complaints – 25
Warrant Arrest – 1
Welfare Checks – 7
Wires Down - 1


Total Calls for Service – 248
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The Secretary of State Mobile Unit will be here Tuesday, May 9th from 10am to 2pm in City Hall.
They will be here to provide many services that require our residents to travel to Joliet, Morris and Bradley, such as driver’s license renewal, license plate stickers, state I.D.s, etc.
SERVICES PROVIDED AT THE SECRETARY OF STATE MOBILE EVENT:
• RENEWAL /CORRECTION OF DRIVERS LICENSE
• NEW/RENEWAL/CORRECTION OF STATE I D
• LICENSE PLATE STICKERS
• MOTOR VOTER REGISTRATION WITH RENEWAL OF DL /ID
• ORGAN DONOR REGISTRATION WITH RENEWAL DL / ID
• SENIORS AGE 65 AND UP (NO CHARGE FOR STATE ID )
• SENIORS AGE 75 AND UP- NEED TO VISIT DMV TO RENEW DRIVERS LICENCE
PROPER IDENTIFICATION WILL BE NEEDED FOR THE ABOVE SERVICES.

OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE
JESSE WHITE – Secretary of State
Driver’s License / State I.D. Card Fees
Basic Driver’s License / Renewal $30
Commercial Driver’s License Renewal (CDL) $60
Driver’s License for persons age 18 – 20 $5
Driver’s License for persons age 21 – 68 $30
Driver’s License for persons age 69 – 80 $5
Driver’s License for persons age 81 – 86 $2
Driver’s License for persons age 87 and older FREE
Corrected or Duplicate Driver’s License or Permit $5
Renewal M or L classification (motorcycle) $5
State I D – Issued for Five Years $20
Correction – State I.D. issued $10
Duplicate State I.D. issued $20
State I.D.-for persons 17 & under $10
State I.D. – for persons 18 – 64 $20
State I.D. – for persons 65 or older FREE
State I.D. – for persons with disability issued FREE
State I.D. – for persons Homeless FREE
Form of Payments:
Cash, Check, Credit Cards Accepted
(American Express, Master Card, Discover)
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Fire Department

For Emergencies Dial 911
For Non-Emergencies Call 815-458-2000
275 W. Main St.
P.O Box 309
Braidwood, IL 60408

Our Mission

It is the mission of the Braidwood Fire Department to provide the highest level of life and property protection services through aggressive fire control systems, an integrated pre-hospital care system, fire prevention, public education and emergency management. To accomplish our mission we will provide fire suppression and prevention programs, state of the art pre-hospital care and effective scene management. We will stand ready to support and assist other fire service organizations in accomplishing their missions. Through prevention, education and training efforts we will strive to prevent, prepare for, or otherwise limit the extent of any fire damage or other emergency situation.

Braidwood E.S.D.A

Emergency Services & Disaster Agency
275 W. Main St.
Braidwood, IL 60408
Coordinator: Mike Pemble
Contact: mpemble@braidwood.us
Assistant Coordinator: Josh Bolatto
Contact: jbolatto@braidwood.us

Our Mission

Braidwood E.S.D.A accomplishes its mission through a wide array of various efforts, including development of emergency plans; participation in disaster exercises; public awareness and education; and provides assistance to both Fire & Police Agencies. Emergency Services and Disaster Agency is an integral part of our City’s emergency response team. This organization ensures that updating of emergency procedures occurs. E.S.D.A members provide support to the City’s emergency responders and are prepared to assist at any major event that our City may experience. All members are entirely volunteer and have joined in an effort to strengthen our City’s emergency response in all capacities. Certifications: E.S.D.A members are trained in many different emergency management specialties and maintain a variety of certifications. A few of these certifications include: CPR, Basic/Advanced Weather Spotting, and incident command.

To apply for membership, please click the link below  Application Braidwood E.S.D.A

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City of Braidwood

Main: (815) 458-2333  | 9am – 5pm
After-Hours: (815) 458-2341 (Non-Emergency)
141 W. Main St., Braidwood, IL  60408

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