The Farmer City Police Department will be on the forefront of the law enforcement profession by employing the most effective methods in providing quality police services. Members of the Farmer City Police Department will be leaders in initiating and maintaining positive relationships with the residents, schools, businesses, and other members of our community. These community bonds will form a venue where public safety concerns can be anticipated and addressed.
We provide quality, professional service to every citizen we contact.
We are here to respond to the needs of our community. In doing so, we will assure that we are responsive to all requests for our service.
The integrity of the Farmer City Police Department is reflective of each member of our department. We must be mindful of this responsibility at all times.
Our goal is to ensure the safety of all those who live, work and visit Farmer City.
We will provide quality, professional Service while being Responsive to the needs of our community. We will do this with Integrity and in doing so we will be recognized as the Professional organization we strive to be.
The Farmer City Police Department serves a community of approximately 2,300 people. On occasion, this department is tasked with additional visitors to the community for sporting events, recreational activities, and school functions. The department is staffed by four full-time officers and three part-time officers, to include a School Resource Officer for the Blue Ridge School District.
Farmer City is located on the northeast corner of DeWitt County, Illinois. Our community is located adjacent to McLean County – two miles north of the city limits, and Piatt County – one mile east of the city limits. Additionally, DeWitt County and Farmer City are located in the Illinois State Police District Six region. The Farmer City Police Department is often called upon to assist the police departments of Leroy, and Mansfield, along with the Sheriff’s departments of DeWitt, Piatt, and McLean County. Our agency also provides assistance to District Six and District Ten of the Illinois State Police.
The Farmer City Police Department prides itself in providing services with professionalism and integrity. We will continue to review the needs of the community and modify our performance standards to address community needs. This agency strives to accommodate the Small Town Policing, however understands that criminals do not restrict activity based on the size of the community. Our officers work diligently to maintain their knowledge and skills to address situations that may arise.