Archived News
  • Arrest made in Main Street Convenience Shooting

    Bobby James, age 35, was arrested on a McLean County warrant for several counts of Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm, Felon in Possession of a Weapon, and Reckless Discharge of a Firearm.


  • BPD Respond to Armed Robbery

    On Thursday, January 12, 2017, at 3:24 a.m., Bloomington Police responded to an Armed Robbery at Circle K, 1200 W. Market Street.


  • Revised Traffic Pattern for Downtown Shuttles & Taxis

    City staff from several Departments, including Police, Engineering, Administration and Legal, have studied the traffic situation downtown and, in the interest of promoting public safety, will be making some changes intended to improve the flow of traffic on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. This memorandum briefly outlines the current traffic configuration and the upcoming changes.

    01/11/2017 9:35 AM

  • Ameren Tree Trimming

    Ameren Illinois will be trimming trees in and around our area soon. Ameren is mailing a notice to customers affected by the tree trimming work and is also providing public notice in area newspapers.

    01/11/2017 9:11 AM

  • Bloomington 101: Citizens' Academy

    Applications being accepted through February 10 for the spring 2017 session

    01/03/2017 10:48 AM

  • BPD Investigating Recent Armed Robberies

    BPD Investigating Armed Robbery at Casey's and Attempted Armed Robbery at Walgreens


  • BPD Partners with Mid Central Community Action

    The Bloomington Police Department is pleased to announce the opening of the Jefferson St. Community House in partnership with Mid Central Community Action and the West Bloomington Housing Collaborative.


  • BPD Respond to Armed Subject Call

    On Sunday, 12/11/2016, at 9:49 p.m., Bloomington Police responded to the 100 block of Downing Circle regarding an Armed Subject.


  • Leaf Collection Update

    As of Monday, December 12, 2016, the City of Bloomington will continue picking up leaves.

    12/06/2016 10:48 AM

  • Arrest in Market St. Armed Robbery

    On Tuesday, November 29, 2016, members of the Bloomington Police Department and U.S. Marshals Task Force arrested Devan R. Maurer


  • 5 Shots Fired Incidents

    The Bloomington Police Department is dedicating substantial resources to the investigations to hold those endangering the safety of our community responsible.

    11/28/2016 5:00 PM