Police Department

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201 East Nolen Street
West Frankfort, Illinois 62896        
Telephone: (618) 937-3502 / (618) 937-3503  
(618) 937-3197  

Commissioner: Jerry Harkins 
Police Chief: John Prudent

The West Frankfort Police Department is an enhanced 911 dispatch center comprised of 13 full time police officers, 4 full time dispatchers, 3 half time dispatchers and 12 auxiliary officers. 

Help Fight Crime In Your Community 
The West Frankfort Police Department is seeking the assistance from the citizens of West Frankfort in making West Frankfort a safer place to work and live. This Tip Line has been established to provide community members with an avenue to anonymously provide information to the West Frankfort Police. If you are a witness to a crime or have information regarding a specific crime or on-going criminal activity, you may report this information to the police without fear of being identified.       

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