On Tuesday, 7/17/18, at approximately 0143 hours, the Bloomington Police Department was dispatched to the 400 block of North Roosevelt for a report of a stabbing.
07/17/2018 4:29 PM
Calling all kids… Join police officers from the Bloomington Police Department for some ice cream fun!
The Bloomington Police Department is hosting our annual Ice Cream with a Cop event at Carl's Ice Cream, 601 W. Locust, Bloomington, on Thursday, July 26, 2018, 4pm-6pm.
07/10/2018 4:02 PM
On Sunday, July 1, 2018, at approximately 5:55 p.m., Bloomington Police Officers responded to the 800 block of West Washington Street for a report of shots fired.
07/02/2018 12:24 PM
The Bloomington Police Department would like to remind the public of some temporary rule changes that will be in place for Miller Park on the 4th of July holiday
06/29/2018 1:49 PM
The Bloomington Police Department has won a national Community Policing contest by the US Department of Justice
WASHINGTON, DC - The COPS Office is pleased to feature the Bloomington (IL) Police Department as the June 2018 winner of the Community Policing in Action Photo Contest.
06/18/2018 12:02 PM
The Bloomington Police Department would like to remind the public of the curfew ordinance and hours. The City of Bloomington Curfew Ordinance states: Those under 17 must be in by 11:00 PM Sunday through Thursday and by Midnight on Friday and Saturday.
06/14/2018 12:37 PM
On Sunday, June 10, 2018 at approximately 1:09 a.m., the Bloomington Police Department responded to the area of 1221 Orchard Street, Bloomington, IL., to investigate multiple reports of shots fired.
06/11/2018 4:49 PM
05/24/2018 10:05 AM
With the weather warming up, BPD receives increased amounts of calls for service involving subjects panhandling. In the vast majority of calls involving panhandlers, no crime has occurred, such as a subject asking for money with no threat of force stated.
05/21/2018 11:04 AM
Chief Clay Wheeler was appointed Chief of Police during the City Council meeting last night. Chief Wheeler is a 27-year veteran of the Bloomington Police Department.
05/15/2018 9:15 AM
This is the five year anniversary since the murder of Haileigh Eichhorn.
05/14/2018 2:37 PM
In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation which designated May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week in which that date falls as Police Week. In part, below is the proclamation.
05/10/2018 1:30 PM
Chief Brendan Heffner is pleased to announce the promotion of Todd McClusky, a 17-year veteran of the Bloomington Police Department, to the position of Sergeant.
Congratulations to Sergeant Todd McClusky! Chief Brendan Heffner is pleased to announce the promotion of Todd McClusky, a 17-year veteran of the Bloomington Police Department, to the position of Sergeant effective Thursday, May 10, 2018.
05/10/2018 12:11 PM
On Monday, May 7, 2018, at approximately 8:35 p.m., Bloomington Police Officers responded to the 300 block of Riley Drive for multiple reports of shots fired.
BPD Officers Stinson & Stacey were invited to speak to local teens at the Girls World Expo this past weekend.
05/07/2018 3:38 PM
The next BPD Chief's Focus Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at 5:30 p.m. in the Osborn room at the Bloomington Police Department.