Hello and Happy Friday!
We're pleased to announce that we're launching a new citizen engagement and crime-fighting initiative called Atlas One. You will hear ECPD refer to it as Cardinal Connect. The app allows the East Chicago Police Department to.... Read on...
The motto of the East Chicago Police Department is "Courage, Compassion, Professionalism"
The mission of the East Chicago Police Department is to protect the lives and the property of the people we serve and to consistently carry out our duties in a professional and ethical manner. We will treat those we encounter in the manner in which we would expect a member of our family to be treated.
All members of the department are committed to:
Adhering to the highest standards of the law enforcement profession
Constantly striving to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the department
Ensuring public safety
Pursuing relationships of trust with those we serve
Commitment to officers and civilian members
Respect for those we serve
Reverence to the law and the constitutional rights for all
The city of East Chicago Is Accepting Applications for Police Officers.
The City of East Chicago is currently accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. Applicants must be at least 21 – 40 years of age and meet all other basic eligibility requirements. All selected candidates will be trained. Applications are available at the East Chicago Police Department located at 2301 Columbus Drive, East Chicago, Indiana 46312 between 9 AM through 4 PM. The deadline to submit applications is February 10th, 2023. For more information contact (219) 391-8312.