It is the mission of the Rochester Police Department to serve all people within our jurisdiction with respect, fairness and compassion.

We are committed to the protection of life and property; the preservation of peace, order and safety; the vigorous enforcement of local, state and federal laws in a fair and impartial manner; and the defense of the Constitution of the State of Illinois and of the United States of America.

 The Rochester Police Department currently employ’s eight full time sworn officers and three part time sworn officer. We operate 24 hours a day 7 days a week.