The Police Commission Board is responsible for exercising the responsibilities of civil service commission of the City's Police Department. The Board derives its power and authority from an Act of the General Assembly entitled "Division 2.1 Board of Fire and Police Commissioners", of Chapter 65 of the Illinois Compiled Statutes.

The Board is responsible for screening new applicants for original appointment, for testing candidates for promotion and for conducting evidentiary/disciplinary hearings when charges of misconduct are filed against a member of the classified service or a police officer chooses to appeal a suspension imposed by the Chief of Police.

Board Members (*denotes Chair; ** denotes Vice-chair)
Doug Emerick - 2015
Marvin Garlick* - 2016
Dan Wisdom - 2016

Meeting Schedule
The Board meets quarterly on the first Monday at 8:30 a.m. in the City Council Chambers.


Agenda Minutes
2016-September-6 2016-Septeber-06
2016-June-6 2016-June-6
 2016-May-4 Special Meeting  
2016-February-08 2016-February-08
2015-Dec-07 2015-Dec-7
2015-Nov-03 Executive Session  
2015-Sep-08 2015-Sep-08
2015-Aug-12 Special Meeting 2015-08-12 Special Meeting
2015-Jun-01  2015-Jun-01
2015-Mar-02 2015-Mar-02
2014-Dec-01  2014-Dec-01
2014-Sep-08  2014-Sep-08
2014-Jun-02  2014-Jun-02
2014-Mar-17  2014-Mar-17