Springfield Police Department

Kenny Winslow, Chief

How To...

 

How to report an abandoned/nuisance vehicle.
Call the non-emergency number at 217-788-8311 to have a Traffic Warden or Patrol Officer dispatched to handle your request.


How to report a vehicle illegally parked vehicle in a handicap space.
Call the non-emergency number at 217-788-8311 to have a Traffic Warden or Patrol Officer dispatched to handle your request.
How To File a Complaint

If you believe a Springfield Police Officer has acted unprofessionally or if you experienced police misconduct in any form please contact Internal Affairs Monday – Friday, 8:00am-4:30pm.

Internal Affairs is located at 510 E. Allen Street (Phone: 788-8380).

You may also contact a Field Operations Springfield Police supervisor for assistance as they are available 24 hours, 7 days a week (Phone: 788-8328, 788-8333 or 788-8311).

The steps involved in filing a complaint may include:

  1. Visiting Internal Affairs to speak with an investigator
  2. Completion of a complaint form
  3. Signing an affidavit (required by law)
  4. Participation in a recorded interview with an investigator

Report Good Work by an Officer 

For patrol officers you may contact a Field Operations Springfield Police supervisor at (Phone: 788-8328, 788-8333 or 788-8311). 

For detectives you may contact an Investigations Division supervisor at (Phone: 788-8345 ext. 355 or 357) 

You may also use the Ask a Question section of the department website to send your praise.