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
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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Braidwood Police Department's 2nd Annual Golf Outing!! All proceeds will benefit the Braidwood Area Healthy Community Coalition and the H.E.A.R. US initiative. Contact the Police Department with any questions!! ... See MoreSee Less

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BRAIDWOOD POLICE DEPARTMENT
PRESS RELEASE
03/28/2017 – 04/10/2017

ARRESTS/REPORTS

Domestic Battery – 1
Retail theft – 1
Disturbance – 2
Drug Overdose – 1
Suicide by Drugs – 1
Battery – 1
Criminal Damage to Property – 1
Warrant Arrest – 1
Station Information – 1
Homicide – 1
Burglary – 1
Theft from Motor Vehicle – 1
Burglary from Motor Vehicle – 1
All Other Sex Offenses – 1
Harassment by Telephone – 2
Domestic Dispute – 3
Other Investigations – 1
Suspicious Circumstances - 3

CITATIONS / WARNINGS / P-Tickets

Speeding – 1
Improper Lighting – 1
All Other Traffic – 1
Traffic Sign Violation – 3
Improper Display of registration – 2
Local Ordinance Violation – 5
Disobeyed Regulatory Truck Sign – 24
Size, Weight, Load, Length Violations – 5
Animal at Large – 2
Obstructed/Tinted Windshield – 1
Battery – 1
Failure to Dim Headlights – 1
Muffler Violations – 2
ATV Complaints – 1
Possession of Drug Equipment – 2
Possession of Cannabis 10 GM or Less – 1
Expired Registration – 1

CALLS FOR SERVICE

Accident – 1
Burglar Alarms – 4
Animal Complaint – 10
Assist Fire Department – 29
Assist Other Law Enforcement – 5
ATV Complaints – 4
Battery – 2
Building checks – 24
Burglary – 1
Burglary From Motor Vehicle – 1
Criminal Damage to Property – 2
Domestic – 3
Escort – 5
Fraud – 2
Harassment – 4
Housewatch – 1
Station Information – 2
Solicitation Complaint – 3
Suicide – 1
Suspicious Person / Auto- 14
Theft – 1
Traffic Complaint – 2
Traffic Stops – 69
Walk-in complaints – 27
Warrant – 1
Welfare Check – 2

Total Calls for Service – 269
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Time for Spring cleaning! Bring us your unused or expired medications. Saturday, April 29th from 10 am-2pm outside the Braidwood Police Department. ... See MoreSee Less

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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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