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Frankfort Police Events

The Frankfort Police Department sponsors special Community Crime Prevention Events, including:

National Night Out Against Crime

An annual crime prevention event that heightens crime and drug prevention awareness; strengthens neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships; and sends a message to criminals that our neighborhoods are organized and fighting back against crime. This national program is scheduled for the 1st Tuesday in August and additional information will be posted on the Village Calendar of Events.

Coffee with a Cop

Join members of the Frankfort Police Department for an informal "coffee". This is an opportunity to chat with members of the Police Department about issues on your mind.  Events are held several times a year at different locations.  Watch the website for announcement of location and time.  No reservation is required. The next Coffee with a Cop is scheduled for Wednesday October 3rd at Mcdonalds 21011 S. LaGrange Road.

Citizens Police Academy

Are you interested in learning about local law enforcement? Join us for our 2018 Citizen's Police Academy on Thursday, March 1, 2018 at the Will County Sheriff's Building, 16911 W. Laraway Road, Joliet, IL (new location for 2018).  This program runs for 12 consecutive Thursday nights from 7:00 to 9:00 PM.  Some of the highlights include: a tour of Will County Jail, a Taser demo, crime scene processing, traffic stops, and much more! Space is limited and all participants must fill out an application and pass a background check.  Download Application Here (must be 18 years or older). For further info, call Officer Leanne Bender at 815-469-9435.  See flyer for additional details.

Cell Phones for Shelters Drop Off

The Frankfort Police Department is accepting any old cell phones. Accessories are not needed. You may drop them off at the front office located at 20602 Lincoln-Way Lane between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm. The proceeds are donated to domestic violence shelters.


TRIAD meeting - fourth Wednesday of every month at the Frankfort Police Department.  Meetings begin at 10:00 AM.  All Seniors welcome! 


Safety Seat Inspections

The Frankfort Police Department will do car seat inspections for FREE!  Make sure your child's safety seat is installed properly.  Please call for an appointment at (815) 469-9435.

"Seniors on Patrol" Program

Join the "Seniors on Patrol" program sponsored by the Frankfort Police Department. Call (815) 469-9435 for further details.  Requirements to participate are:

*Pass a criminal background check
*Attend a 5 week training program
*Be available for patrols 2 to 3 times per month during April to November.

Download "Seniors on Patrol" Application Here

Wednesday, September 19th 9 a.m to 11 a.m at the Frankfort Founders Center