The Oregon Police Department is located in Oregon, Ogle County, Illinois.. We are approximately 27 miles South of Rockford, and have a population of 3800.
OREGON POLICE DEPARTMENT
Code of Ethics
AS A LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER, my fundamental duty is to serve mankind; to safeguard lives and property; to protect the innocent against deception, the weak against oppression or intimidations, and the peaceful against violence or disorder; and to respect the Constitutional rights of all people to liberty, equality, and justice.
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115 North 3rd Street
Oregon, IL 61061
Non Emergency Day 815-732-2803
Non Emergency 24hrs 815-732-2162
Site Created by Chief Darin DeHaan
This page was last updated on: August 21, 2015
2014 Department Year End Report
Our mission is to maintain peace and public order by providing high quality police services that are responsive to the needs of the community, We protect life and property by apprehending those who commit criminal acts, by developing partnerships to prevent, reduce, or eliminate neighborhood problems, and by providing police services that are fair, professional, and respectful of the dignity of all individuals.
OREGON IL POLICE DEPARTMENT
Just wanted to make sure all of our citizens are aware of the snow ordinance. We would like to make sure our streets are clear of snow for safe travel. Here is the ordinance.
~ Snow Ordinance Reminder ~
Sec. 10-50. Parking on street after snowstorm.
(a) After a snowfall of one (1) inch or more has accumulated on the public streets the following rules will apply:
(1) Vehicles must be parked on the side of the street where the even-numbered building or house would be located between the hours of 7:00 a.m. on that day and 7:00 a.m. of the following day on even calendar days.
(2) Vehicles must be parked on that side of the street where the odd-numbered building or house would be located between the hours of 7:00 a.m. on that day and 7:00 a.m. of the following day on odd calendar days.
Any person who violates this subsection shall be fined thirty dollars ($30.00).
(b) The police departments, and all members thereof assigned to traffic duty, are hereby authorized to remove and tow away by a towing service, any vehicle that is parked except in conformity with the above schedule. Vehicles so towed for illegal parking shall be restored to the owner or operator of such vehicle after the payment of the original ticket is paid in full, plus all towing, storage, and related costs if such payment is made within forty-eight (48) hours after the vehicle was removed. For any payment made subsequent to the first forty-eight hour period, there shall be paid an additional forty-five dollars ($45.00) for each additional forty-eight hour period. Vehicles not restored to their owners within fifteen (15) days shall be considered abandoned vehicles.
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