Illinois at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


States in this database with the most similarly-sized populations:

Full-time law enforcement staff in Illinois

  • 303 Agencies
  • 26,405 Officers
  • 10,019 Civilian staff

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • 3.05 Illinois
  • 2.2 National average

Federal grant funding

Data was last updated September 8, 2022


We identified over $33.7M in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

This amount represents funding at the state level, some of which may be passed on to cities and counties via sub-grants. It does not reflect any federal grant funding provided directly to cities or counties in {location-state-name}.

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Illinois
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$28,997.00 12/1/2021
11/30/2024
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS UIPD BWC Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.835 Body Worn Camera Policy and Implementation Prime
$3,504,495.00 9/1/2021
8/31/2024
STATE POLICE, ILLINOIS STATE OF HOMELAND SECURITY PREPAREDNESS Department of Homeland Security Federal Emergency Management Agency 97.067 Homeland Security Grant Program Sub
$120,740.00 9/1/2020
8/31/2022
STATE POLICE, ILLINOIS STATE OF LEMHWA Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime
$4,648,934.00 9/1/2020
8/31/2023
STATE POLICE, ILLINOIS STATE OF HS PREPAREDNESS Department of Homeland Security Federal Emergency Management Agency 97.067 Homeland Security Grant Program Sub

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Military equipment transfers


We were unable to locate any military equipment transfers for this location using the LESO Property Transferred to Participating Agencies database published by the Defense Logistics Agency, or transfer data for this state has not yet been reviewed by our staff. This state may have also acquired military equipment for policing via other sources or programs which is not reported here.

Counties and cities we’re monitoring in Illinois

Data was last updated September 6, 2022


Counties

Counties monitored in: Illinois
Funding Misconduct and Settlements
County Population Grant funding found Military equipment value Consent decree Public misconduct database Settlements
Cook County 5169517 $193,720,377.51 $1,053,215.00 No None found

Cities

Cities monitored in: Illinois
Funding Misconduct and Settlements
City Population Officers per 1000 people Grant funding found Military equipment value Consent decree Public misconduct database Settlements
Aurora 199326 1.78 $777,175.10 $0.00 No None found
Champaign 88288 1.49 $1,191,510.00 $146,783.24 No None found
Chicago 2699347 5.03 $200,936,504.90 $2,051,125.32 Yes 9 settlements with policy changes and compensation totaling $314,585,000.00
Evanston 73979 2.29 $309,552.00 $0.00 No 1 settlement with compensation totaling $90,000.00
Naperville 147734 1.77 $153,422.00 $79,990.14 No 1 settlement with compensation totaling $430,000.00
Peoria 112644 2.04 $3,683,656.42 $84,228.00 No None found
Springfield 115075 2.26 $1,930,448.36 $2,025,598.28 No 1 settlement with compensation totaling $150,000.00