East St Louis Police Department

  • Agency: East St Louis Police Department
  • Address: 301 Riverpark Dr #3, East St Louis, 62201 IL
  • Chief:
Phone: 618-482-6767
Fax: 618-482-4894

East St Louis Police Department is located at 301 Riverpark Dr #3, East St Louis, 62201 IL. The East St Louis Police Department phone number is 618-482-6767.

East St Louis Police Department News

East St. Louis man charged with Felony Theft. On October 03, 2018, Officers were called to the 1600 Block of Belmont reference a Theft from residence. Upon arrival the officers met with the owner of the residence. The owner stated he was on his way home from work when he observed a male subject with a moving dolly in the middle of the road. As he went around the male subject in the roadway he observed that objects on the moving dolly was from inside his residence. Officers were able to locate and arrest the subject. Officers observed that the owners house had been entered without approval of the owner and objects were sitting outside the residence. On October 05, 2018, The St. Clair County States Attorney's office charged Frederick V. McWherter, 52, with one count of Theft-subsequent. Class 4 Felony. Bond was set at $20,000.00.

East St. Louis man charged with Aggravated Domestic Battery, Unlawful Restraint. On October 22, 2018, Officers were informed by a female she returned home from work at her residence in the 1600 Block of Cleveland. The female stated that her boyfriend had put his hand on her throat and hit her with a closed fist ten times. It was later learned that the female had a fracture in her left facial area. On October 24, 2018, The St. Clair County States Attorney's office charged Jacob D. Hartley, 28, with One count of Aggravated Domestic Battery, Class 2 Felony, and One count of Unlawful Restraint. Class 4 Felony. Bond was set at $200,000.00.

East St. Louis man charged with Unlawful Possession of Stolen Vehicle. On September 29, 2018, East St. Louis Police tried to stop a vehicle in the 2500 Block of Louisianna. The driver of the vehicle attempted to drive through a parking lot in an attempt to flee from officers. The vehicle ran into a parked vehicle on the parking lot and came to a stop. The driver attempted to run from the vehicle but was ultimately placed into custody by officers.. It was later found that the vehicle was stolen. On October 29, 2018, The St. Clair County States Attorney's office charged Demario L. Brandy, 35, with one count of Unlawful Possession of Stolen Motor Vehicle. Class 2 Felony. Bond was set at $60,000.00.

The East St. Louis Police Department would like to personally thank and announce the retirement of Officer Jaye Harrison. Harrison proudly served the East St. Louis community with over 22 years of loyal and dedicated service. Congratulations and good luck in all your future endeavors.

East St. Louis man charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender. On October 22, 2018, U.S.Marshal service along with Illinois State Police and East St. Louis Police conducted a Sex Offender Compliance check in East St. Louis and surrounding communities. Officers met with a male subject who had not registered with the State of Illinois as required in the last several years. The male was taken into custody. On October 23, 2018, The St. Clair County States Attorney's office charged Nathaniel R. Bingham III, 36, with one count of Failure to Register as a Sex Offender. Class 3 Felony. Bond was set at $60,000.00.

The East St. Louis Police Department expresses our deepest sympathy to the community of Washington Park on the loss of Auxiliary Officer Ricardo Davis. May Ricardo’s friends and family find peace in his commitment to service.

THE CITY OF EAST ST. LOUIS IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE POSITION OF PROBATIONARY POLICE OFFICER: The City of East St. Louis Office of Employment Service is accepting applications to establish an eligibility list for position(s) for CERTIFIED Police Officers. Applicants must apply at www.cesl.us. After completing the online application, additional documents (see below) must accompany the application and then submitted to the City of East St. Louis Office of Employment Service Department, 301 River Park Drive, East St. Louis, Illinois, 62201, attn: Monica Grandberry. If there is any questions please contact Monica Grandberry, via Email, at monica.grandberry@cesl.us. 1. No Felony Convictions. 2. Certified Patrolman must have proof of the 400 hours of mandatory police training accepted by State Of Illinois. 3. Must furnish a copy of Military DD214 if applicable. 4. Must furnish a copy of High School Diploma or Certified GED. 5. Copy of Social Security Card. 6. Must furnish a copy of Birth Certificate. 7. Must furnish a copy of Valid Drivers License. 8. Must undergo a Criminal History Investigation. 9. Have no Police rejections within the last two (2) years. 10. Undergo oral interview 11. Pass a Polygraph Examination, Psychological Examination, Medical Examination, and Drug testing. 12. Must furnish three (3) Letters of Recommendation. 13. This position requires a one-year probationary period. ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION MUST BE RECEIVED BY DEADLINE OF NOVEMBER 30, 2018. ONLY COMPLETED APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED. The city of East St. Louis is an equal Opportunity Employer.

The East St. Louis Police Department would like to personally thank and announce the retirement of Sergeant Andre Williams. Williams proudly served the East St. Louis community with over 26 years of loyal and dedicated service. Congratulations and good luck in all your future endeavors.

East St. Louis man charged with Reckless Conduct/Great bodily harm, Criminal Damage to property. In February 2017, a female stated that her son's father attempted to get into her vehicle but the doors were locked. The female stated that she was sitting at a stop light while he attempted to open the door. The female stated that she drove away from the light and the male subject threw a concrete block through the back window striking her son in the face causing injuries. On October 09, 2018, The St. Clair County States Attorney's office charged Rufus L. Thomas Jr., 25, One count of Reckless Conduct/Great bodily harm, Class 4 Felony, and one count of Criminal damage to property, Class A Misdemeanor. Bond was set at $25,000.00.

East St. Louis man charged with Felon in Possession of a weapon. On October 04, 2018, East St. louis police were called to the 400 block of 21st. street reference a disturbance. Upon arrival officers were informed by a female that a Black Male with dreadlocks pointed a weapon at her daughter and then pointed the weapon at her and threatened to kill her. The female stated the male subject observed the police vehicle coming and threw the gun under a vehicle. Officers observed the male subject and placed him into custody. On October 05, 2018, The St,. Clair County States Attorney's office charged Larry D, Holman, 40, with One count of Felon in Possession/Use of Weapon, Class 2 Felony, and Two Counts of Aggravated Assault/Deadly Weapon. Class A Misdemeaner. Bond was set at $50,000.00.

East St. Louis father and son charged for weapons. On September 29, 2018, Officers were met by a female at the police station who stated that her husband had beat, choked, and hit her in the head with a gun. Officers observed the male subject in a vehicle with his son in the 2600 Block of Lincoln. Officers had the male subject exit the vehicle and observed two weapons inside of the vehicle. The male subject along with his son were then taken into custody. On October 01, 2018, The St. Clair County States Attorney's office charged Antonio K. Green, 49, with two counts of Unlawful Possession of a weapon by Felon, Class 3 Felony, and one count of Possession of a controlled substance, Class 4 Felony. Bond was set at $150,000.00. Harasheo K. Green, 20, was charged with two counts of Aggravated Unlawful use of a Weapon, Class 4 Felony. Bond was set at $15,000.00.

The East St. Louis Police Department would like to personally thank and announce the retirement of Sergeant William Fox. Fox proudly served the East St. Louis community with over 26 years of loyal and dedicated service. Congratulation and good luck in all your future endeavors.

East St. Louis man charged with Felon in Possession of a Weapon, Aggravated Battery, Aggravated discharge of a weapon. On September 17, 2018, Officers were called to A & S Market located at 10th and State. Officers were met by a male subject who stated that he had a disagreement with another male subject inside the store. The male said when he walked out of the store he was maced by the other males girlfriend. The other male then pulled out a gun and shot at the male subject. On September 27, 2018, The St. Clair County States Attorney's office charged George Gully III, 36, with One count of Aggravated Battery/Public place, Class 3 Felony. One count of Felon in Possession of a weapon, Class 2 Felony, and One count of Aggravated discharge of a weapon, Class X Felony. Bond was set at $100,000.00

Belleville man charged with Unlawful Possession of Cannabis On September 21, 2018, East St. Louis Police officers observed a vehicle driving reckless in the 2500 Block of Caseyville. Officers stopped the vehicle in the 2900 Block of Natalie. Officers were able to observe a large container with suspected cannabis in plain view in the vehicle. The driver of the vehicle was taken into custody for the cannabis. On September 22, 2018, The St. Clair County States Attorney's office charged Winston Q. Hill, 26, with one count of Unlawful Possession of Cannabis/100g-500g. Class 4 Felony. One count of Unlawful Possession with intent to deliver cannabis. Class 3 Felony. Bond was set at $30,000.00,

East St. Louis man and woman charged with Aggravated Unlawful Use of Weapon, Possession of a Weapon by Felon. On September 15, 2018, East St. Louis Officers were called to the Gold Star Liquor store located at 936 Broadway reference loitering. Officers arrived and walked past a vehicle on the lot. Officers could smell burning cannabis coming from the vehicle. Officers observed narcotics and weapons in plain view in the occupied vehicle. A female and male were both taken into custody. On September 17, 2018, The St. Clair County States Attorney's office charged Tiffany A Smith, 34, with one count aggravated unlawful use of a weapon. Bond was set at $15,000.00. Nathaniel D. Williams, 38, one count of unlawful use of a weapon by a felon. Class 2 Felony, and one count of Possession of Cannabis, Class 4 Felony. Bond was set at $50,000.00.

Washington Park man charged with Criminal Sexual Assault On January 31, 2018, East St. Louis Police were called to the 1900 Block of College reference a Sexual Assault report. Upon arrival, officers met with a female victim. The female stated that she had met a male subject at a local park to talk. While talking with the male he knocked her down and sexually assaulted her. On September 14, 2018, The St. Clair County States Attorney's office charged Avion T. Hoskins, 19, with one count of Criminal Sexual Assault. Class 1 Felony. Bond was set at $75,000.00.

Cahokia man charged with Aggravated Unlawful Use of Weapon. On September 13, 2018, East St. Louis officers observed a male subject walking in the 600 Block of St. Louis Av. Officers observed that the subject had a Semi Automatic handgun in his waistband. Officers approached the male subject to check to see if he had proper authorization for carrying the weapon. Officers were informed the male had his Illinois FOID card revoked and was not allowed to have a weapon. The male subject was then taken into custody. On September 14, 2018, The States Attorney's office charged Cortez N. Suggs, 27, with one count of Aggravated Unlawful use of a Weapon. Class 4 Felony. Bond was set at $20,000.00.

Belleville man charged with Possession of Controlled Substance/ Domestic Battery On July 10, 2018, East St. Louis Police were called to the John DeShields Housing Complex reference a Domestic Battery. Upon arrival officers observed a female run from the apartment stating her boyfriend had beat her. Officers were able to take the male subject into custody. Officers observed cannabis and suspected cocaine in plain view in the male subjects vehicle which was parked outside of the apartment. The suspected narcotics were taken into evidence. On September 13, 2018, The States Attorney's office charged Darnell L. Sims, 30, with one count of Unlawful Possession of Controlled Substance, Class 4 Felony, and one count of Domestic Battery, Class A Misdemeanor. Bond was set at $30,000.00.

Belleville man charged with Residential Burglary/Unlawful Possession of Firearm by felon. On May 16, 2018, a home was burglarized in the 700 block of North 71st. During the burglary a rifle was taken from the residence by a suspect. The suspect was observed on a home video security system and was known to the owner of the residence. On September 08, 2018, East St. Louis police observed the suspect in the 2300 block of State Street and placed him into custody. On September 10, 2018, The St. Clair County States Attorney's office charged Robert E. Mosley, 53, with one count of Residential Burglary, Class 1 Felony, and one count of Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by Felon, class 2 Felony. Bond was set at $75,000.00.

East St. Louis woman charged with Theft/Unlawful use of debit card. On August 20, 2018, East St. Louis police were called to the 500 Block of Alexander reference a Deceptive Practice report. Officers were informed by a male at the residence that his ex girlfriend had used his debit card without his permission to purchase a cell phone and other items. On September 06, 2018, The St. Clair County States Attorney's office charged Olivia N. Ross, 24, with one count of Theft, Class 3 Felony, and one count of Unlawful Use of a debit card, Class 3 Felony. Bond was set at $25,000.00.

East St. Louis Man charged with Domestic Battery. On August 30, 2018, East St. Louis Officers were called to a residence in the 500 Block of North 30th. Officers met with a female who stated a male subject hit her in the face and threw her to the ground from the front porch. The female then stated that the male subject picked up a metal sign and hit her with it. On August 31, 2018, The St. Clair County States Attorney's office charged Mansfield T. Briggs Jr., 51, with One count of Domestic Battery. Class A Misdemeanor. Bond was set at $5,000.00.

Two men charged with Possession of a weapon/Reckless Discharge On August 20, 2018, East St. Louis officers were called to the A & S Market in the 1000 Block of Martin Luther King. Officers were informed that two workers at the store where out on the parking lot shooting semi automatic handguns into the air. Officers observed several shell casings on the parking lot and recovered two weapons from the scene. On August 30, 2018, The St. Clair County States Attorney's office charged: Derrick D. Crumble, 26, of East St. Louis with one count of Unlawful Possession of a Weapon by Felon, Class 3 Felony, and one count of Reckless Discharge of a Firearm. Class 4 Felony. Bond was set at $40,000.00 Mishael Alhamed, 18, of St. Louis with one count of Reckless Discharge of a Firearm. Class 4 Felony. Bond was set at $30,000.00.

East St. Louis man charged with Residential Burglary On June 14, 2018, East St. Louis Police were called to the 1200 Block of 40th street reference a possible burglary to residence. Upon arrival, officers observed a subject running from the residence. Officers knew the subject from prior contact. The subject was able to escape capture on said date. Officers observed items taken from the residence down the road in a vehicle the subject was known to be driving along with his wallet and ID. On August 14, 2018, The St. Clair County States Attorney's office charged Markeith D. McGary, 21, with one count of Residential Burglary. Class 1 Felony. Bond was set at $50,000.00.

Belleville woman charged with Aggravated Battery. On August 21, 2018, A female was arrested at the East St. Louis Police Department reference a prior incident. The female was placed into the cell where she became irate. As the jailer attempted to remove the mattresses from the cell the female spit onto the jailer. On August 23, 2018, The St. Clair County States Attorney's office charged Jacquelynn I Williams, 24, with One Count of Aggravated Battery. Class 2 Felony, Bond was set at $40,000.00.