WATER CONSERVATION – The City of Geneseo is requesting that residents conserve water until further notice. Thank you for your cooperation.



Thank you for your interest with the Geneseo Police Department. We are currently accepting Lateral Applications until 4:00 pm on Friday, December 18, 2020. Please click on the link below to fill out the application.

Lateral Police Officer Application


  1. Certification from the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board as a certified full time police officer; and
  2. Previous continuous service as a Police Officer for a minimum of two years; and
  3. In good standing in the Police Department in which the person currently serves or separated from with no adverse employment action; and
  4. Eligible to be granted a waiver of basic training from the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board.
  5. Must pass oral examination/interview, psychological, polygraph, medical and background checks.