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Hello, I am Coal City Police Chief Christopher R. Harseim. On behalf of the men and women of the Coal City Police Department, welcome to our website. Our goal is to provide you with timely and relevant information about current events happening in our community, the services we provide, and ultimately give you an understanding of who we are. We want you to visit our site often, and I welcome your feedback regarding your concerns, interests and suggestions on this website.
Our police officers are an essential part of our community and their presence whether on patrol or working in specialized assignments such as our school resource officer program, are aimed at ensuring a safe and peaceful community. So when you see our officers out and about in the community, remember that the officers are there responding to people in need, ensuring public safety, participating in community events and enforcing the law. Ultimately, our success depends on a strong partnership with the community we serve. All of our efforts are aimed at making Coal City a safer place for all of us to live, work and visit.
The Coal City Police Department consists of 13 full time sworn officers, 4 part time sworn officers and an administrative assistant serving approximately 5,700 citizens. Various assignments within the department include; school resource officer, elderly service officer, evidence technician, and investigations.
The police department lobby hours are 8:00 am. To 4:30 pm. Monday through Friday. Our office is located at 545 S. Broadway St. Our office number is 815-634-8533.
Please feel free to contact myself or any other officers by phone or by using the staff tab on the website.
Christopher R. Harseim
Chief of Police
Chris Harseim – Chief of Police – [email protected]
Bonnie Wieczorek – Administrative Assistant - [email protected]
Tom Logan – Patrol Sergeant/SRO – [email protected]
Jason Clark – Patrol Sergeant/Investigations/SRO – [email protected]
Kevin Jones – Patrol Officer/Evidence Technician/Truck Enforcement Ofc./Field Training Ofc. – [email protected]
David Moran – Patrol Officer/Field Training Ofc. – [email protected]
Matthew Dillon – Patrol Officer/Elderly Service Ofc./Child Restraint Technician – [email protected]
David Kasher – Patrol Officer/Patrol Rifle Instructor/Field Training Ofc. – [email protected]
Michael Imhof – Patrol Officer/SRO/Fleet Maintenance/Taser Instructor – [email protected]
Casey Roth – Patrol Officer/Training Officer – [email protected]
Kady Sassenger – Patrol Officer – [email protected]
Nicholas Mazzone – Patrol Officer – [email protected]
Joshua Nugent – Patrol Officer – [email protected]
Brian Pustz - Patrol Officer - [email protected]
Ken Briley – PT Patrol Officer
Darren Roach – PT Patrol Officer
Greg Butterfield – PT Patrol Officer
Tanya Paquette – PT Patrol officer
Copies of Coal City Police reports are available Monday – Friday from 8:00am to 4:30pm at the Coal City Police Department. If you need to make alternative plans for obtaining reports you may call 815-634-8533 during normal business hours. There is currently no fee for each report non-FOIA report.
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