Beginning February 26, 2014, the Chester Police Department will make available a “Community Safety Survey” designed to generate feedback from community members.
At 10 a.m. Thursday February 19, 2014, Chester High School officials partnered with members of the Chester Police Department and police K-9s to do a search for drugs at the school.
On February 6, 2014, Amanda J. Houk, of Chester, was sentenced before the Honorable Richard A. Brown to 54 months in the Illinois Department of Corrections. Ms. Houk was also ordered to pay the court costs, a $2000 drug assessment fee and
Recently, the Chester Police Department made an equipment purchase to aid officers in effectively bringing dangerous high-speed pursuits to an end in a manner that is much safer than other alternatives.
Members of the Chester Police Department gathered at the Chester Grade School on Saturday morning, January 18th, to discuss and train on tactical response to an active shooter incident.